I Love Bb King

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    Rest in Peace, BBI have seen this man perform

    more times than I can remember. He is my all time favorite blues performer. I have seen him perform solo and with Buddy Guy.He started to slow down with age and sat throught quite a lot of his songs. He told more stories and the audience grew impatient, but when he sung, "The...
    akindheart akindheart
    61-65, F
    17 Responses May 15, 2015

    "The blues has lost its king,

    and America has lost a legend. B.B. King was born a sharecropper's son in Mississippi, came of age in Memphis, Tennessee, and became the ambassador who brought his all-American music to his country and the world. No one worked harder than B.B. No one inspired more up-and-coming...
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    1 Response May 15, 2015

    The thrill...is gone.

    :-(RIP, Mr. King. You belong to history now. Your legacy, will endure forever.In the video below, Mr King does a duet with legendary Italian operatic tenor, the late great, Luciano Pavarotti!Together, these two legends produced a truly majestic, powerful, and deeply moving...
    HiPpIeRoNiN HiPpIeRoNiN
    31-35, M
    3 Responses May 20, 2015

    Bb King

                       oh yeah give me the man and his music. the man has soul . the man has the blues. make me remember oh how well ya do it!!!
    flourlady111 flourlady111
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jan 29, 2009

    "The beautiful thing about learning is

    that nobody can take it away from you." - B.B. King - Thank you for inspired us. Long Live The King.
    Sonoluminescence Sonoluminescence
    May 15, 2015

    Wonderful BB King has passed.

    He slipped away from us late Thursday night on May 14th 2015 in Las Vegas where he lived. Mr. King was 89 years old. Here's an appropriate video of BB doing what he did best, live on stage surrounded by other stellar bluesmen. The first musician he introduces in this video...
    RobertaS RobertaS
    41-45, F
    2 Responses May 16, 2015
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