B.B. King to be buried in Mississippi hometown next week

Legendary blues man B.B. King will be buried on Saturday, May 30 on the grounds of a museum dedicated to his life in Indianola, a small Mississippi Delta town where his career began. A funeral procession will take King’s body from the airport in Memphis, Tennessee next Wednesday to Handy Park in Memphis, where King […]

B.B. King Is in Hospice at Vegas Home

Blues legend B.B. King was in hospice care Friday at his home in Las Vegas, according to a longtime business associate with legal control over his affairs. The 89-year-old musician posted thanks on his official website for fans’ well-wishes and prayers after he returned home from a brief hospitalization, said Laverne Toney, King’s longtime business […]

King of Blues B.B. King rushed to hospital with diabetes-related emergency

AMERICAN blues musician B.B. King has been rushed to hospital in Las Vegas due to a diabetes-related emergency. The blues guitarist has cancelled the remaining eight performances of his current tour after being diagnosed with dehydration and exhaustion. King’s official website says he fell ill Friday evening during a performance at the House of Blues […]