Concert Vault

B.B. King Playlist

By: Bill Milkowski

14 songs / 1:15:52

  1. 1 B.B. King / Every Day I Have The Blues 04:27
  2. 2 B.B. King / How Blue Can You Get 06:27
  3. 3 B.B. King / The Jungle 03:16
  4. 4 B.B. King / Don't Answer the Door 07:17
  5. 5 B.B. King / Caldonia 02:31
  6. 6 B.B. King / Why I Sing the Blues 10:07
  7. 7 B.B. King / Night Life 07:05
  8. 8 B.B. King / Paying The Cost To Be The Boss 03:16
  9. 9 B.B. King / Nobody Loves Me But My Mother 05:22
  10. 10 B.B. King / Waiting On You 02:36
  11. 11 B.B. King / Sweet Sixteen 07:53
  12. 12 B.B. King / Rock Me Baby 04:49
  13. 13 B.B. King / Confessin' The Blues 06:01
  14. 14 B.B. King / The Thrill Is Gone 04:45
Description
The King of the Blues, who died on Thursday, May 14 at age 89, is featured in this special playlist culled from the Vault. From vintage B.B. King performances from 1967 to a more seasoned B.B. at the peak of his powers in 1978, 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.
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The King of the Blues, who died on Thursday, May 14 at age 89, is featured in this special playlist culled from the Vault. From vintage B.B. King performances from 1967 to a more seasoned B.B. at the peak of his powers in 1978, 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.