He was born on September 16, 1925 (died on May 14, 2015, he was 89 years old) in Berclair as Riley Ben King. His nickname was King B.B..
Riley B. King known by the stage name B. B. King is an American blues musician singer songwriter and guitarist. Rolling Stone magazine ranked him at No. 6 on its 2011 list of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time and he was ranked No. 17 in Gibson's Top 50 Guitarists of All Time. According to Edward M. read more
Is B.B. King still alive?
No, he died on 05/14/2015, 5 years ago. He was 89 years old when he died. Cause of death: diabetes mellitus. He died in Las Vegas
What was B.B.'s zodiac sign?
B.B. King zodiac sign was virgo.
His first feature film was Blues Brothers 2000 (1998, as Malvern Gasperon). He was 72 when he starred in this movie. Since 1998, he has appeared in 61 feature films. The last one is The Art of McCartney (2014). In this movie, we watched him as himself .
His first TV Show was The Ed Sullivan Show (1948).
When his last album Blues for Breakfast released, he was 94 years old. This album 'Blues for Breakfast' contains 20 tracks
His first album Singin' The Blues released 63 years ago, he was 31 years old. There were 12 songs in this album.
Top B.B. King Songs
- The Thrill Is Gone (Album Deuces Wild, released 22 years ago)
- The Thrill Is Gone (Album Completely Well, released 50 years ago)
- Riding With The King (Album Complete Clapton, released 13 years ago)
- Chains And Things (Album Indianola Mississippi Seeds, released 50 years ago)
- Ten Long Years (Album Riding With The King, released 20 years ago)
- We Are The World - Live (Album Spirito Italiano, released 4 months ago)
- Why I Sing The Blues (Album Live And Well, released 51 years ago)
- To Know You Is To Love You (Album To Know You Is To Love You, released 47 years ago)
- When My Heart Beats Like A Hammer (Album Riding With The King, released 20 years ago)
- Hummingbird (Album Rhythm & Soul, released 2 years ago)
B.B. King Movies (61)
B.B. King movie characters
When is B.B. King's next birthday?
B.B. King was born on the , which was a Wednesday
B.B. King net worth
He had a net worth of 10 million dollars.
Birth name of B.B. King is Riley Ben King