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BB King birth anniversay: Quotes by the 'King of the Blues'

September 16, 2019 12:18 pm

The singer passed away on May 14, 2015 but his voice and words continue to enthral his fans even today.

BB King's 94th birth anniversary: King of the Blues' most memorable songs

September 16, 2019 10:01 am

On his 94th birth anniversary, here are some of B.B. King's most memorable songs.

BB King's 94th Birthday: Google doodle to honour iconic 'King of the Blues'

September 16, 2019 2:26 pm

BB King's 94th Birthday: King was known for performing tirelessly throughout his musical career, appearing on average at more than 200 concerts per year into his 70s. In 1956 alone, he reportedly appeared at 342 shows

BB King laid to rest following funeral mass in Mississippi

May 31, 2015 12:35 pm

A funeral for BB King was held at Bell Grove Missionary Baptist Church in his "spiritual hometown" of Indianola.

Homicide probe to be launched into B.B. King's death - officials

May 26, 2015 10:54 am

Nevada officials said they would conduct a homicide investigation into the death of B.B. King who died this month at age 89, after two of his daughters leveled accusations that the blues great was murdered.

Public farewell for BB King to be held in Las Vegas on Friday

May 20, 2015 6:08 pm

A public viewing and farewell to BB King will take place on Friday in Las Vegas, where he had a home and passed away in his sleep at the age of 89.

He got the blues

May 20, 2015 12:01 am

When B.B. King played, it was the cold hard truth — like hearing Martin Luther King speak.

The Thrill is Gone

May 16, 2015 12:13 am

Lucille weeps, as do millions of fans of the King of the Blues, BB King. Artists talk about the impact of the legendary Bluesman

Blues legend B.B. King dies, music world mourns

May 15, 2015 8:43 pm

The musical world of Blues went silent with the death of "King of the Blues" B.B. King.

Adnan Sami feels the 'blues' upon B.B. King's death

May 15, 2015 8:16 pm

Adnan Sami describes the former's "music" as "water to a thirsty soul" and says that with B.B. King, the "thrill is gone".