Wikipedia : This day (May 14, 2015), in Las Vegas, died Riley B. King a.k.a. B.B. King (B.B. short for Blues Boy), an American blues guitarist and singer.
Official Site : The reigning king of the blues and recording artist for over four decades now with countless entries in the rhythm and blues charts.
@last.fm : King began broadcasting his music live on a Memphis radio station called WDIA. At first, he used the name The Peptikon Boy on air, which later was changed to The Beale Street Blues Boy, and then further shortened to just Blues Boy or B.B
Video : In Sing Sing Prison (1973) . w/ John Mayer, Tedeschi Trucks – Finale, Hollywood Bowl (2012) (1/2) . w/ John Mayer, Tedeschi Trucks – Finale, Hollywood Bowl (2012) (2/2) . When The Saints Go Marching In . All Over Again (1989) . w/ Eric Clapton – The Thrill Is Gone . Into The Night (1985) . Guitar Lesson – Phrasing Over G Progression .