Why BB KING named his guitars Lucille - Business Insider
It looked like a river of fire,��� King later recalled.. Kevin Winter/Getty ImagesMusician B.B. King speaks during the 51st Annual Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center on February 8, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.
Give BB&T Liberty, but Not a Bailout
John Allison, chairman of BB&T, leads his company with an Ayn Randian “commitment to reason.” To him, the government’s rush to try to fix the economy is a nightmare come true.
B.B. King Dies at 89 - Ultimate Classic Rock
Blues legend B.B. King died last night (April 14) at the age of 89 in Las Vegas, where the guitarist recently revealed he was undergoing hospice care. A cause of death has yet to be announced. Born Riley B. King on��.
SAUD HEADS COUNCIL; King, With Full Powers, Will Lead Saudi Planning
AMMAN, Jordan, Jan. 5 (Reuters) -- King Saud, who took over full power in Saudi Arabia fifteen days ago, named himself today the head of a new Supreme Planning Council, the Mecca radio reported.. King Saud heads new Sup Planning Council
Legendary Blues Musician BB KING Dead At 89
A Delta blues museum in Indianola, Mississippi, that aims to ���preserve and share the legacy and values of B.B. King,��� also bears his name. When he wasnt making music, King loved to fly. He was a licensed pilot and until he turned 70, would fly himself.
Look Back at BB Kings Life and Career
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Billy Gibbons remembers his friend BB KING -- EXCLUSIVE
Its difficult to fathom a world without B.B. King. Hes been with me literally since the dawn of my musical consciousness. I first encountered him when I was a small child. My father was a musician would take me around to studios in Houston. We met B.
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BB King, the Beale Street Blues Boy
B.B. King was hospitalized in April for dehydration, according to his daughter. Kings dehydration was caused by his Type II diabetes, she said. More from Entertainment. Caption:US blues legend BB King performs on the Stravinski Auditorium stage during.
B.B. King, RIP: Heres The Song To Start With
Blues legend B.B. King died late last night, at 89, in his Las Vegas home, relatively peacefully. Hed been one of those guys who logged 100 shows a year even pushing 90, but hed been laid up after canceling a 2014 jaunt��.
King of Blues B.B. King Dies Aged 89 | Digital Trends
Blues legend B.B. King has died at his home in Las Vegas, his lawyer says. Attorney Brent Bryson told The Associated Press that he died peacefully in his sleep at 9:40 p.m. on Thursday. King sold millions of records��.
BB KING: Tributes pour in after blues legend dies aged 89
Lenny Kravitz tweeted: BB, anyone could play a thousand notes and never say what you said in one. RIP BB King, while Bryan Adams added similar sentiments: RIP BB King, one of the best blues guitarists ever, maybe the best. He could do more on one .
B.B. King -- Daughter Claims Elder Abuse. Police Called.
Blues legend B.B. Kings daughter believes he is being abused. and called police Thursday to settle a dispute over whether he needed to be���
AMERICAN GIRL AS SUB-COACH FOR KING OF SPAIN
THE King of Spain is an enthusiastic sportsman, and is doing his best to educate his people on that line. The nation panting along a few thousand miles in his wake until recently indulged in no more exciting form of action than sipping.. sp art on King of Spain
Blues guitarist BB King dies at 89
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Do Black People Have Equal Gun Rights?
Why African-Americans and the National Rifle Association should be allies.. Op-Ed article by Charles C W Cooke, staff writer at National Review, examines history of guns in African-American culture; argues that firearms have been indispensable to black liberation, and that blacks should be proud of their place in the battle for Second Amendment rights; holds that while many black Americans have a mixed relationship with the right to bear arms, they are actually natural allies of the National Rifle Assn.
King of the Blues B.B. King dead at age 89 | WGN-TV
The legendary ���King of the Blues,��� B.B. King, is dead at age 89. King brought the blues into Americas musical mainstream with his 1969 hit ���The Thrill Is Gone;��� and dozens of top blues performers call him one of their greatest��.
Blues legend B.B. King passes away | WREG.com
LAS VEGAS, Nev. ��� Riley B. King, the legendary guitarist known as B.B. King, whose velvety voice and staccato-picking style brought blues from the margins to the mainstream, died Thursday night. He was 89. His daughter��.
Latest News: Asian Migrants Adrift, BB King Dies and More
B. B. King dies. The ���King of the Blues,��� whose voice and wailing guitar lifted him from the cotton fields of Mississippi to a global stage, died on Thursday in Las Vegas at age 89. ��� Marine helicopter found. Three bodies were discovered today in the.
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King of the Blues Legend BB KING Dead in Las Vegas at Age 89, His Attorney.
King of the Blues Legend B.B. King Dead in Las Vegas at Age 89, His Attorney Says. LAS VEGAS ��� May 15, 2015, 1:37 AM ET. Share. 0. Blues Legend B.B. King Dead at 89. ABCNews.com. Next Video Tribute to the Passing of Hollywood Greats in 2014.
BB KING, dead at 89, played the Lehigh Valley more than a dozen times in the.
Its a testament to the level of music the Lehigh Valley has attracted in recent years that blues legend B.B. King, who died Thursday from complications of decades of living with diabetes, played our area so frequently ��� more than a dozen times in the.
B.B. King Dies: Celebrities Mourn on Social Media
B.B. King, the Mississippi guitarist who indelibly influenced rock and blues music, died on Thursday. He was 89. Kings music touched millions around the world so little wonder the outpouring of heartfelt grief, emotion and respect on social media was.
A NEW SEARCH FOR KING JOHNS TREASURE; His Baggage Train, Lost More Than 700 Years Ago in Treacherous Sands Near Britains Wash, Lures Men to a Trail Grown Cold
NOT all the treasure that Father Neptune has wrested from man lies beneath the waves. At least one treasure trove has been granted a change of venue. About 717 years ago the baggage train of King John of England attempted to take a short cut across the treacherous sands bordering the Wash.. Feland Research Ltd formed to seek King John treasure lost in 1216
TO AID THE WORLDS FAIR; DRY GOODS MERCHANTS TAKING ACTIVE MEASURES. THE LEGISLATURE WILL BB ASKED FOR A LIBERAL APPROPRIATION TO CARRY OUT THE OBJECT -- VIEWS OF SEN- ATOR CANTOR ON THE SUBJECT.
The dry goods merchants of this city some time ago appointed a committee for the purpose of securing adequate representation of the commerce and manufactures of New-York State at the Columbian Worlds Fair, to be held in Chicago in 1893. This committee consists of Willlam L. Strong, Chairman; John Claffin, John Gibb, William E. Tefft, J. Howard Sweetzer.. New-York State Exhibit; Appropriation Bill before Legislature; Liberality Urged
B.B. King -- Rock Me, Baby - Jalopnik
Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and well provide the jams.
Worlds Greatest Warship Is Launched in Brooklyn; 45,000-Ton Missouri Is Fourth of Class -- Truman Urges That She Avenge the Slaughter of Heroes of Bataan GREATEST WARSHIP IS LAUNCHED HERE THE NEW BATTLESHIP MISSOURI ADDS 45,000 MORE TONS TO OUR SEA MIGHT
The sun broke briefly through the cloud wrack and haze over the Navy Yard in Brooklyn yesterday and skippers in the East River held down their whistles as the USS Missouri, fourth and perhaps last of a class of giant heavyweights, had her first taste of the salt.. launched; illus; described; distinguished guests; televised; Iowa-class battleships revd; 23 battleships to be supplemented by Alaska-class ships
The Thrill Is Gone. RIP B.B. King
Hailed as the King of the Blues, King was born Riley B. King on September 16, 1925 on a Mississippi cotton plantation. Introduced to music through gospel, King ascended through the ranks as one of the greatest blues artists of all time. The 15-time.
Artists Respond to B. B. Kings Death on Social Media.
The pioneering blues singer and guitarist B. B. King, who won over a dozen Grammy Awards and is perhaps best known for the song ���The Thrill Is Gone,��� died on Thursday in Las Vegas. He was 89. Mr. King was born in 1925,��.
Today: Train of Troubles. BB KING Dies
Today: Train of Troubles. B.B. King Dies. Hello. Im Davan Maharaj, editor of the Los Angeles Times. The focus turns to the engineer in a deadly Amtrak crash, and another news anchor is in hot water. Here are some story lines I dont want you to miss.
Legendary Blues Guitarist B.B. King Dies at 89 | Video.
LAS VEGAS (AP) ��� B.B. King believed anyone could play the blues, and that as long as people have problems, the blues can never die. But no one could play the blues like B.B. King, who Thursday night at age 89 in Las��.
How we remembered B.B. King: Social media reaction
A July 25, 2001 file photo shows Blues legend B.B. King performing in Nice, southern France during the 8th Nice Jazz festival. Blues legend B.B. King, known for his soaring guitar licks and as an inspiration for generations of musicians over a decades.
BB&T to Buy Susquehanna in Rare Large U.S. Post-Crisis Bank Deal
BBandT Corp agreed to buy Pennsylvania-based Susquehanna Bancshares Inc on Wednesday for $2.5 billion in cash and stock and said it was eyeing further expansion to new markets between Texas and Alabama.
King Grail, Victor in Choice, Beats Combustion II, Pays $33; King Grail Held Back KING GRAIL VICTOR IN CHOICE BY NECK
OCEANPORT, N.J., Aug. 4 --George D. Wideners King Grails won the $28,650 Choice Stakes at Monmouth Park today. The accomplishment was a surprise to the crowd of 35,456, for King Grail was next to the outsider in the field. His return was $33 for $2 straight.
B.B. King Dies -- Blues Guitar Legend Dead at 89 | TMZ.com
Legendary guitarist B.B. King died Thursday at home in Las Vegas. according to his attorney. King brought Mississippi Delta blues to the mainstream���
Celebrities react to BB KINGs death
The iconic musician B.B. King, 89, died in Las Vegas, his attorney announced late Thursday. Celebrities, including Ringo Starr, Brad Paisley, Snoop Dogg and Lenny Kravitz, responded to the news of Kings death with condolences via social media.
Top Stories: BB KING Dies; Missing US Chopper Found
Good morning, here are our early stories: ��� B.B. King, Legendary Blues Guitarist, Dies At 89. ��� Missing Marine Helicopter Is Found In Nepal. And here are more early headlines: Hundreds Of Migrants Towed To Indonesia Shore By Fishermen. (BBC).
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NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 12: B.B. King performs on stage during the 2013 Crossroads Guitar Festival at Madison Square Garden on April 12, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images). ����.
BB&T Takes Over Failing Colonial BancGroup
The takeover agreement marks the largest bank failure of 2009 and could be the most costly since the sudden failure of IndyMac Bancorp last year.
BB King Dead ��� Blues Legend Passes Away At 89 - Perez.
UPDATE: The following statement was released on Mr. Kings website Friday morning, Mr. King passed peacefully in his sleep at 9:40 pm Pacific time May 14 2015. Music has lost one of its legends. B.B. King ��� the blues��.
Museum to Gain at Reproduction of 1860 Fete Here; Original Event Was Held in Honor of Prince of Wales
Many of the uninvited, who stood lean-mouthed and hungry-eyed outside the Academy of Music that autumn night a century ago, failed to see the guest of honor when he arrived. Many who saw him failed to recognize him.. NYC ball, 1860, hon visit as Prince of Wales recalled; illus
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B.B. King Dies At 89 Years Old In Las Vegas Home | The.
B.B., which stood for Blues Boy, was born in a sharecroppers shack near the cotton fields of Mississippi, but by the end of his career he would be known for his throaty howl and electric guitar. And his 15 Grammy Awards. King��.
RIP BB KING: A Tribute To The Blues Legend [LISTEN.
The TJMS honors the life of BB King.. RIP B.B. King: A Tribute To The Blues Legend [LISTEN]. Comments: 0 | Leave A Comment. May 15, 2015. By Krystal Franklin, BlackAmericaWeb.com. advertisement. Audio Player.
Three Women and Other Recent Works of Fiction; THREE WOMEN. By Faith Baldwin. 310 pp New York: Dodd, Mead & Co.
MISS BALDWINS study of three women -- first the grandmother, then, significantly enough, her daughter-in-law, and finally her grandchild -- is more than a study of different generation; it is a study of different temperaments.. Maxwell, W B, Gabrielle
King of the Blues B.B. King Dead at 89 - Gawker
Legendary blues singer and guitarist B.B. King died late Thursday in his Las Vegas home. He was 89. His daughter, Patty King, confirmed the news to CNN. King had entered into home hospice care two weeks earlier after��.
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GIANT NEGRO DISABLES 4 POLICEMEN IN FIGHT; Reserves Come Up and Blow of a Nightstick Finally Fells Escaping Prisoner.
Giving battle to four policemen in the rear yard of an apartment house early yesterday morning after he had escaped from a cell in the Classon Avenue Police Station, Ollie J. King, a young negro giant, wanted for murder in Owensdale, Pa., put the four policemen on the casualty list and was about to escape when a dozen reserves arrived.. Picks lock of cell at Classon Av Police Station, N Y C, where he was being held as fugitive from Pa, and injures U Boetig, J J White, J Boyle and A Walsh in attempt to escape
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KAISER ADVISED SAXON KING.; The Latters New Dispute with Countess Montignoso Followed.
. Kaiser advised seizing child; King wants to marry again?
BB KING, The Thrill is Gone: The Week In One Song
With this weeks post, The Week In One Song recognizes (1) the passing of blues legend B. B. King, and (2) the passing of Jeb Bushs media honeymoon following haphazard comments about his brothers legacy. Kings 1970 hit, ���The Thrill Is Gone,��� covers .