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Video thumbnail: American Masters B.B. King: The Life of Riley - Trailer

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

Video thumbnail: American Masters B.B. King's Start in Memphis: WDIA Radio

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

Video thumbnail: American Masters B.B. King's Distinctive Guitar Playing

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