King of the Blues: The Rise and Reign of B.B. King

By Author Info  |  January 17, 2022


King of the Blues: The Rise and Reign of B.B. King

King of the Blues presents the vibrant life and times of a trailblazing giant, B.B. King, the most renowned blues man and guitarist in the world. In a career that spanned some 60 years & 15,000 concerts, from the Jim Crow south to global stardom and admiration, his legacy is tracked in detail, featuring insights from nearly every surviving member of B.B. King’s inner circle—family, band members, retainers, managers, and more—and their bringing to life the incredible story of this Mississippi blues titan.


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