Concert Vault

A B.B. King Playlist

By: Bill Milkowski

31 songs / 2:32:09

  1. 1 B.B. King / Intro Jam / B.B. King Introduction 01:49
  2. 2 B.B. King / Every Day I Have The Blues 04:27
  3. 3 B.B. King / How Blue Can You Get 06:27
  4. 4 B.B. King / Sweet Little Angel 04:56
  5. 5 B.B. King / Rock Me Baby 04:08
  6. 6 B.B. King / You Done Lost Your Good Thing Now 06:24
  7. 7 B.B. King / Don't Answer the Door 07:17
  8. 8 B.B. King / Need Your Love So Bad 06:01
  9. 9 B.B. King / Paying The Cost To Be The Boss 03:08
  10. 10 B.B. King / Sweet Sixteen 07:53
  11. 11 B.B. King / Confessin' The Blues 06:01
  12. 12 B.B. King / Please Love Me 02:55
  13. 13 B.B. King / It's My Own Fault 07:12
  14. 14 B.B. King / Night Life 03:17
  15. 15 B.B. King / I Got A Mind To Give Up Living 04:07
  16. 16 B.B. King / Whole Lot Of Loving 02:41
  17. 17 B.B. King / I'm Gonna Do What They Do To Me 03:17
  18. 18 B.B. King / Please Accept My Love 02:29
  19. 19 B.B. King / Walkin' Dr. Bill 06:58
  20. 20 B.B. King / Ain't That Just Like A Woman 03:25
  21. 21 B.B. King / Guess Who 07:22
  22. 22 B.B. King / The Thrill Is Gone 02:45
  23. 23 B.B. King / Hummingbird 04:44
  24. 24 B.B. King / I've Got Some Outside Help I Don't Really Need 04:43
  25. 25 B.B. King / Never Make Your Move Too Soon 06:47
  26. 26 B.B. King / Caldonia 02:31
  27. 27 B.B. King / Why I Sing the Blues 10:07
  28. 28 B.B. King / Night Life 07:05
  29. 29 B.B. King / Nobody Loves Me But My Mother 02:55
  30. 30 B.B. King / Why I Sing the Blues 03:00
  31. 31 B.B. King / The Thrill's Gone 05:18
Description
The King of the Blues, who died on Thursday, May 14, 2015 at age 89, is featured in this special playlist culled from the Vault. From vintage B.B. King performances from 1967 to an elder statesman B.B. from 2007, it showcases the great man from Itta Bena, Mississippi squeezing every drop of feeling out of each bent-string note from his signature guitar Lucille while delivering vocals of gospel-tinged intensity. His legacy lives on in the numerous recordings made over six decades and his towering influence on generations of rock and blues guitarists who carry on his spirit. TRACKS 1-7: December 8, 1967 at Winterland TRACKS 8-14: June 8 and 9, 1968 at Winterland TRACKS 18-20: June 19, 1971 at the Fillmore East TRACKS 21-22: June 29, 1973 at Philharmonic Hall TRACKS 23-29: June 21, 1978 at the Bottom Line TRACKS 30-31: August 7, 2007 at the Newport Jazz Festival
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The King of the Blues, who died on Thursday, May 14, 2015 at age 89, is featured in this special playlist culled from the Vault. From vintage B.B. King performances from 1967 to an elder statesman B.B. from 2007, it showcases the great man from Itta Bena, Mississippi squeezing every drop of feeling out of each bent-string note from his signature guitar Lucille while delivering vocals of gospel-tinged intensity. His legacy lives on in the numerous recordings made over six decades and his towering influence on generations of rock and blues guitarists who carry on his spirit.

TRACKS 1-7: December 8, 1967 at Winterland
TRACKS 8-14: June 8 and 9, 1968 at Winterland
TRACKS 18-20: June 19, 1971 at the Fillmore East
TRACKS 21-22: June 29, 1973 at Philharmonic Hall
TRACKS 23-29: June 21, 1978 at the Bottom Line
TRACKS 30-31: August 7, 2007 at the Newport Jazz Festival