King Of The Blues - The B B King Story

A two-part celebration of the life and music of B B King, featuring the legendary blues singer and guitarist in conversation with Paul Jones.

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In the first part, B B King talks about his early days in Memphis, his first hit records, and his decision to go on the road with a full-time band.

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In this programme, BB King talks about his career from first US pop hit - `The Thrill Is Gone' - to his work with U2 and the rolling stones and his latest album of Louis Jordan songs.