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King, B.B.

also:

 King, Riley B.  birth name

blues singer, guitar, vocals, blues guitar, guitar


born: 16 Sep 1925 Itta Bena, Mississippi / state, USA Source: 1  

born: - Indianola, Mississippi / state, USA Source: 2,3  
born: 16 Sep 1925 Indianola, Mississippi / state, USA Source: 4  

The Music Sack has 606 items with information about B.B. King
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 1999

Personenindex

p. 482-514 In:
Rauhaut, Birgit
Rauhut, Michael
Amiga : die Diskographie aller Rock- und Pop-Produktionen 1964-1990; mit uber 1500 teilweise farbigen Abbildungen
Berlin: Schwarzkopf & Schwarzkopf, 1999, 575 p.

Number of People : 3,286


 1998

Index

The above item is part of :
Larkin, Colin
The encyclopedia of popular music
Third edition
New York: Macmillan, 1998, 8 v.

Number of People : 43,747


 1996

Stewart, Z.
B.B.'s crowning achievement : Kennedy Center honors the King of the Blues at 70
Down Beat 63:21-2 Jan 1996
       discog port

Number of People : 1


 1996

44th annual DB critics poll : And the winners are ...
Down Beat 63:33 Aug 1996
       Note: Blues Artist of the Year

Number of People : 1


 1996

Goff, Y. le
B.B. King : la monarchie eclairee
Jazz Hot N531:34-5 Jun 1996
       biog port

Number of People : 1


 1996

Down Beat's 61st Annual Readers Poll
Down Beat 63:40 Dec 1996
       port
       Note: Blues Group

Number of People : 1


 1996

Down Beat's 61st Annual Readers Poll
Down Beat 63:40 Dec 1996
       port
       Note: Blues Musician

Number of People : 1


 1996

Racati, P.
King of the Blues : discographie de B.B. King 1949-1994. 1e partie
Jazz Hot N531:36-7 Jun 1996
       discog il port

Number of People : 1


 1996

Wilmer, Valerie
Trynka, Paul
Portrait of the blues
Photographs by Val Wilmer
London: Hamlyn, 1996, 160 p.

Number of People : 57


 1996

Record reviews How Blue Can You Get? Classic Live Performances, 1964-1994 (2 CDs)
Living Blues N129:91+ Sep-Oct 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

White, T.
Music to my ears : Sharing & self-discovery: B.B. King's blues
Billboard 108:3 Sep 21 1996

Number of People : 1


 1996

Birnbaum, Larry
Profile Jody Williams : blues with B.B., Wolf, and Bo
Guitar Player 30:33-4 May 1996
       biog port

Number of People : 1


 1996

Jurgeit, L.
Robben Ford, B.B. King, Lucky Peterson
Jazz Podium 45:34 May 1996

Number of People : 1


 1995

Pop-CDs : Lucille & Friends
Stereoplay N9:150 Sep 1995
       port

Number of People : 1


 1995

Reissues Heart and Soul (CD)
Cadence 21:30-33 Dec 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Reviews Lucille and Friends.
Folk Roots N148:65 Oct 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Down Beat's 60th Annual Readers Poll
Down Beat 62:41 Dec 1995
       port
       Note: Blues/Soul/R&B Group

Number of People : 1


 1995

Record reviews Heart to Heart.
Jazz Journal International 48:41 Feb 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Rockbeat Franchising the blues
Village Voice: 40:60 Jan 10 1995
       Note: Hard Rock cocreator Isaac Tigrett's House of Blues franchise and B.B. King's Blues Clubs chain

Number of People : 1


 1995

McLeese, D.
Blues power : Stevie Ray Vaughan honored at fete
Rolling Stone N711:18 Jun 29 1995
       port

Number of People : 1


 1995

Gill, Chris
Guitar legends.
The definitive guide to the world's greatest guitar legends.
By Chris Gill
London: Studio Editions, 1995, 160 p.

Number of People : 36


 1995

1994 Readers Poll results
Jazztimes: 25:64-5 N2 1995
       Note: Blues Group

Number of People : 1


 1995

Reviews Heart to Heart (CD)
Cadence 21:87-8 Jun 1995
       port

Number of People : 1


 1995

Cowdery, Charles K.
Blues legends
Salt Lake City: Gibbs-Smith Publisher, 1995, 96 p.

Number of People : 20


 1995

Record reviews Heart & Soul : a Collection of Blues Ballads
Living Blues N123:87 Sep-Oct 1995
       port

Number of People : 1


 1995

Hadley, F.J.
Blues you can use : Completely Well
Down Beat 62:55 Aug 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Neue CDs Heart to Heart.
Jazz Podium 44:82 Jan 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Sharp, S.
The next generation of blues : Shirley King
Living Blues N120:42-5 Mar-Apr 1995
       il port

Number of People : 1


 1995

King of the blues (album : Heart and Soul
A Collection of Blues Ballads (Pointblank Classic))
Rock & Rap Confidential: N126:7-8 Aug 1995

Number of People : 1


 1995

Down Beat's 43rd Annual International Critics Poll
Down Beat 62:33 Aug 1995
       Note: Blues Group

Number of People : 1


 1995

Hoffman, L.
Robert Lockwood Jr.
Living Blues N121:12-22+ May-Jun 1995
       il discog

Number of People : 1


 1995

Schnackenberg, K.
Classical, etc Kennedy Center honors
International Musician 94:14 Nov 1995
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1995

Norberg, Marc
Black & white blues : this monograph is from an archive that spans over twelve years of development
By photographer Marc Norberg
Zurich: Graphis Press, 1995, 211 p.

Number of People : 99


 1994

Down Beat's 42nd annual International Critics Poll
Down Beat 61:21 Aug 1994
       Note: Blues Artist of the Year

Number of People : 1


 1994

Down Beat's 59th annual Readers Poll
Down Beat 61:37 Dec 1994
       port
       Note: Blues/Soul/R&B Album of the Year: Blues Summit

Number of People : 1


 1994

Sharp, S.
Buster Benton : the man with a Spider in his Stew
Living Blues N117:44-9 Sep-Oct 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Rebours, G.
Gomez, I.
Banlieues Bleues avec B.B. King
Cahiers de la Guitare, les N51:15 1994
       port

Number of People : 1


 1994

Gregory, Hugh
1000 Great guitarists : rock, jazz, country, funk ...
London: Balafon Books, 1994, 164 p.

Number of People : 984


 1994

Down Beat's 42nd annual International Critics Poll
Down Beat 61:21 Aug 1994
       port
       Note: Blues Album of the Year: Blues Summit

Number of People : 1


 1994

Morthland, John
Long John Hunter : border town legend
Living Blues N116:14-25 Jul-Aug 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Morris, C.
A dose of the blues for L.A.'s City Walk, B.B. King's club imported from Memphis
Billboard 106:16+ Jun 4 1994
       port

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews Singing' the Blues and The Blues.
Living Blues N113:72 Jan-Feb 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Blues-Les incontournables
Turin: Citanes Jazz Productions, 1994, 237 p.

Number of People : 99


 1994

Reynolds, J.R.
GRP scores with King, Schuur duet
Billboard 106:1+ Jul 9 1994
       port
       Note: album: Heart to Heart

Number of People : 1


 1994

Aldin, Mary Katherine
Humphrey, M.
Lowell Fulson interview
Living Blues N115:10-27 May-Jun 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Aldin, Mary Katherine
Blues news
Living Blues N116:8-9 Jul-Aug 1994
       Note: B.B. King new blues club at Universal City Walk in Universal City, California

Number of People : 1


 1994

CD reviews Heart to Heart.
Jazztimes: 24:77 N8 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Santoro, Gene
B.B. King : e pluribus bluesman
Down Beat 61:48-9 Jul 1994
       port
       Note: February 1992 issue

Number of People : 1


 1994

Down Beat's 42nd annual International Critics Poll
Down Beat 61:22 Aug 1994
       Note: Blues Group

Number of People : 1


 1994

Down Beat's 59th annual Readers Poll
Down Beat 61:37 Dec 1994
       port
       Note: Blues/Soul/R&B Group

Number of People : 1


 1994

Cole, P.
B.B. exports blues to L.A.
Down Beat 61:10 Sep 1994
       ports

Number of People : 1


 1994

Musik Service Heart to Heart
Stereoplay N7:117 Jul 1994
       port

Number of People : 1


 1994

Down Beat's 59th annual Readers Poll
Down Beat 61:37 Dec 1994
       port
       Note: Blues/Soul/R&B Musician of the Year

Number of People : 1


 1994

Record reviews In London.
Living Blues N116:96 Jul-Aug 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Douse, Cliff
The guitarist book of guitar players
Ely, Cambridgeshire: Music Maker Books, 1994, 145 p.

Number of People : 461


 1994

Sonnier, Austin M.
A guide to the blues : history, who's who, research sources
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1994, 287 p.

Number of People : 346


 1993

"Alles aendert sich"
Stereoplay N11:200-201 Nov 1993
       discog port
       Note: interview

Number of People : 1


 1993

Down Beat's 41st Annual International Critics Poll
Down Beat 60:28 Aug 1993
       port
       Note: Blues Artist of the Year

Number of People : 1


 1993

Sawyer, Charles
The legacy of B.B. King
Sonus 14:66-76 N1 1993
       notes

Number of People : 1


 1993

Recordings King of the Blues
Musician N171:88 Jan 1993
       port

Number of People : 1


 1993

Die Raritat : King of the Blues
Stereoplay N1:181 Jan 1993
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews Live at the Regal.
Living Blues N108:75+ Mar-Apr 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews King of the Blues.
Living Blues N107:52-3 Jan-Feb 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

CD reviews King of the Blues.
Jazztimes: 23:63 N3 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Down Beat's 58th Annual Readers Poll
Down Beat 60:21 Dec 1993
       port
       Note: Blues/Soul/R & B Musician of the Year

Number of People : 1


 1993

Down Beat's 41st Annual International Critics Poll
Down Beat 60:28 Aug 1993
       port
       Note: Blues Group

Number of People : 1


 1993

Megill, Donald D.
Demory, Richard S.
Introduction to jazz history
3rd edition
By Donald D. Megill and Richard S. Demory
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1993, 337 p.

Number of People : 37


 1993

Record reviews Blues Summit.
Living Blues N111:63 Sep-Oct 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Christgau, Robert
Consumer guide : B.B. King's complete work
Village Voice: 38:89+ May 18 1993
       biog il
       Note: CD boxed set: King of the Blues

Number of People : 1


 1993

Obrecht, Jas
Intro : the King of the Blues
Guitar Player 27:12-13 Feb 1993
       port
       Note: 77-track boxed set

Number of People : 1


 1993

Record reviews Together Again ... Live
Jazz Journal International 46:26 Oct 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

CD reviews Blues Summit
Down Beat 60:37-8 Nov 1993
       port

Number of People : 1


 1993

Obrecht, Jas
Blues summit : B.B. the Boogie Man : an historic conversation
Guitar Player 27:30-34+ Sep 1993
       cover port ports

Number of People : 1


 1993

The 100 greatest guitarists of the 20th century
Musician N172:52 Feb 1993
       cover il port p45

Number of People : 1


 1993

Reviews Together for the First Time : Live.
Folk Roots N117:51 Mar 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

McCormick, M.
Child's play : B.B. King, Johnny Cash make tracks in kid biz
Billboard 105:58 Oct 30 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Reviews Blues Summit.
Folk Roots N123:42 Sep 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Jazz-blues recordings King of the Blues
Audio 77:85 Aug 1993
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1993

Fancourt, Leslie
B.B. King, Albert & Freddie : a Discography
Faversham, Kent, England: Retrack Books, 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Artists in action.
Billboard 105:15+ Sep 11 1993

Number of People : 1


 1993

Down Beat's 58th Annual Readers Poll
Down Beat 60:21 Dec 1993
       port
       Note: Blues/Soul/R&B Group

Number of People : 1


 1993

St. Pierre, Roger
The best of the blues : the essential CD guide
San Francisco: Collins Publishers, 1993, 144 p.

Number of People : 109


 1993

Best of Readers Poll 1992
Jazztimes: 23:56 N1 1993
       Note: best groups--blues group

Number of People : 1


 1993

Reviews / best of the month Blues Summit
Stereo Review 58:114+ Nov 1993
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Boulton, L.
B.B. King
Jazz Podium 41:42 May 1992
       cover port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Reviews King of the Blues
Folk Roots N114:39 Dec 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Blues news Baker, King receive National Heritage Fellowships
Living Blues N101:13 Jan-Feb 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Artists in concert.
Billboard 104:25+ Mar 14 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Roach, Hildred
Black American music : past and present
Second edition
Malabar, Florida: Krieger Publishing Company, 1992, 3668 p.

Number of People : 119

More Details : (2 Sections)


 1992

Comolli, J.L.
Out to lunch : Tous les noms du blues
Jazz Magazine (France) N420:34-6 Nov 1992
       ports

Number of People : 1


 1992

Erlewine, D.
B.B. King : talking about Lucille
Guitar Player 26:78-80+ Jun 1992
       il ports
       Note: interview

Number of People : 1


 1992

Ouellette, D.
The R&B equation, part 1
The Best of B.B. King Volume 1
Down Beat 59:36 Jan 1992
       port

Number of People : 1


 1992

Reviews There Must Be a Better World Somewhere.
Folk Roots N106:72 Apr 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Schulz, Tom R.
Quinke, Ralph
More : Fotografien : Photographs
Mit einem Vorwort von - with a preface by Tom R. Schulz
Kiel: Nieswand, 1992, no pagination p.

Number of People : 99


 1992

Reviews There Is Always One More Time (CD)
Cadence 18:107 Jul 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

E pluribus bluesman
Down Beat 59:16-18 Feb 1992
       cover port discog port p4 ports

Number of People : 1


 1992

Schallplattenbesprechungen There Is Always One More Time.
Jazz Podium 41:70 Feb 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Reviews My Sweet Little Angel.
Folk Roots N108:51+ Jun 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Brief encounters Spotlight on Lucille.
Jazztimes: 22:72 N5 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Rubin, D.
From roots to rock : 12 classic licks from 3 Kings
Guitar Player 26:116 Apr 1992
       il mus

Number of People : 1


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