Sad news in the music industry. On Friday, it was announced legendary blues guitarist BB King was placed in home hospice.
King, age 89, is considered one of the most important Blues musicians of all time. Among those he influenced are Eric Clapton, Carlos Santana, and Stevie Ray Vaughn.
In a career that lasted 65 years, King put out more than 40 albums and performed 250-300 concerts a year into his 70’s. Until recently he was still doing over 100 concerts a year.
BB King is a member of the Blues and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Known as ‘The King of the Blues” BB King will be missed. This is a celebration of his life and music.
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