BB King

City of tunes: a local’s guide to music in Memphis

In partnership with Warner Bros. Elvis Presley would be nothing about the city that raised him – and Memphis will never forget the lasting legacy...

‘Summer Of Soul’ review: forgotten festival of Black brilliance finally gets its dues

Questlove's joyous documentary celebrates an oft-overlooked music event from 1969

Soundtrack Of My Life: Craig Charles

Funk and soul aficionado and self-described scouse "scally"

Kelvin Harrison Jr. lands role of B.B. King in Baz Luhrmann’s ‘Elvis’ movie

The film resumed shooting back in September after star Tom Hanks was hit with the coronavirus

From blue to new – how the blues invented a century of music, in 20 songs and albums

In Partnership with Netflix  SONG: Robert Johnson – Crossroad Blues (1937) What it did: Popularised Johnson’s great creation myth – that his fame was the result...

B.B. King’s estate clarify that two separate films about the blues legend are in production

'The Wire''s Wendell Pierce will star in an unofficial film, with King's estate producing their own biopic

A stone has been dedicated to BB King in Mississippi

The stone forms the first part of a memorial garden for the late blues guitarist

BB King coroner reports no evidence of poisoning following family’s claims

The blues musician's daughters had accused his manager of foul play

BB King’s manager to remain executor of his estate despite family objections

The late blues musician's daughters recently objected against their father's will
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