B.B. King

B.B. King
1925 - 2015

B.B. King  American Musician


Riley B. "B.B." King (September 16, 1925 – May 14, 2015) was an American blues singer, guitarist, songwriter, and record producer....

Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship8 yrs
Shortest Relationship6 yrs
Average Relationship Length7 yrs
Rumored Relationships1
First Name B.B.
Last Name King
Full Name at Birth Riley B. King
Age 89 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th September, 1925
Birthplace Itta Bena, Mississippi
Died 14th May, 2015
Place of Death Las Vegas, Nevada USA
Cause of Death Alzheimer's Disease
Height 5' 9¾" (177 cm)
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Musician, singer, songwriter, record producer
Occupation Musician
Music Genre (Text) Blues, R&b, Electric Blues, Blues Rock, R&b, Blues Rock, R&B, blues rock
Music Genre Blues
Year(s) Active 1948–2015, 1948–2015
Music Style Soul-Blues, Modern Electric Blues, Early R&B, R&B, Memphis Blues, Regional Blues
Music Mood Earnest, Amiable/Good-Natured, Refined/Mannered, Passionate, Wistful, Reflective, Gritty, Dramatic, Sophisticated, Intimate, Organic, Laid-Back/Mellow, Poignant, Rollicking, Elegant, Stylish, Earthy, Cheerful, Happy, Confident, Joyous
Instrument Guitar, Songwriter, Guitar (Electric), Vocals, Leader
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar, Piano, Guitar, guitar
Record Label Geffen/Interscope/Universal, Bullet Records, RPM Records, Crown, Abc, McA, Reprise/Warner Bros., Virgin/EMI, Bullet, Rpm, Abc, McA, RPM, ABC, MCA
Associated Acts Bobby Bland, Eric Clapton, U2, Joe Bonamassa
Official Websites www.bbking.com/, http://www.bbking.com/, http://bbking.com
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Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival 20132013 Movie
Shake, Rattle and Roll: An American Love Story1999 The Bluesman TV Movie
Blues Brothers 20001998 Malvern Gasperon Movie
The Fearless Four1997 Fred (English version, voice, as B. B. King) Movie
Cow and Chicken1995 Blind Mudpuddle Johnson TV Show
Teech1991 Uncle Isaac TV Show
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air1990 Pappy TV Show
Married with Children1987 Street Singer TV Show
Spies Like Us1985 Ace Tomato Agent Movie
The Cosby Show1984 Riley Jackson TV Show
Sanford and Son1972 B.B. King TV Show
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HollywoodUndercoversFeb 28, 2012

What a great man and soul he has...

skylove11Feb 22, 2011

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omarsclubFeb 16, 2011

blues and guitar legend

ratussdNov 23, 2009

good man

reyhan samanikaJun 24, 2009

God of guitar...the scale blue is B.B King

sabrina63Dec 15, 2007

hello dear how are you

soniaAug 11, 2007


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