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    American Masters

    B.B. King: The Life of Riley - Trailer

    B.B. King, born Riley B. King, was one of the most celebrated blues musicians of all time.

    B.B. King: The Life of Riley - Trailer

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    American Masters

    B.B. King's Start in Memphis: WDIA Radio

    B.B. King tells the story of how his jingle got him a radio gig at WDIA in Memphis, TN.

    B.B. King's Start in Memphis: WDIA Radio

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    American Masters

    B.B. King's Funeral Procession

    See King's funeral procession, from Memphis, TN, to his resting place in Indianola, MS.

    B.B. King's Funeral Procession

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    American Masters

    Making B.B. King: The Life of Riley - Director Interview

    Jon Brewer describes how the first documentary on B.B. King came to be.

    Making B.B. King: The Life of Riley - Director Interview

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    American Masters

    B.B. King's Distinctive Guitar Playing

    One note is all it takes to recognize the great guitar playing of B.B. King.

    B.B. King's Distinctive Guitar Playing