WorldCat Identities

King, B. B.

Works: 2,021 works in 4,624 publications in 7 languages and 53,640 library holdings
Genres: Blues (Music)  Biography  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Biographical films  Blues-rock music  Popular music  Soul music  Country music  Rhythm and blues music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Composer, Interviewee, Singer, Actor, Commentator, Other, Lyricist, Musician, Author of introduction, Vocalist, Host, Narrator
Classifications: ML420.K473, 782.421643
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by B. B King
Live at the Regal by B. B King( Recording )

86 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded at his live performance at Cook County Jail, this album is one of B.B. King's most noted and unusual gigs
Genius loves company by Ray Charles( Recording )

10 editions published in 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enhanced CD. Program notes included. Ray Charles, vocals and piano; in duets with various performers
Riding with the King by B. B King( Recording )

46 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collaboration between rock and blues legends Eric Clapton and B.B. King includes signature songs such as Three O'Clock Blues; Help the Poor; and more
One kind favor by B. B King( Recording )

21 editions published in 2008 in 4 languages and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the greatest and most respected blues guitarists presents a mixture of old blues covers from his early influences, which is meant to sound similar to his recordings from the 1950s
The best of B.B. King by B. B King( Recording )

78 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Play : [the guitar album] by Brad Paisley( Recording )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paisley's seventh studio album is his first instrumental album. Features a variety of music styles, including jazz and heavy metal, as well as guests such as Keith Urban, Buck Owens, and B.B. King
The best of 1980-1990 by U2 (Musical group)( Recording )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This album spans the decade and reaches back to 1980's I Will Follow, and follows the group's path throughout the decade to their most dazzling 1988's magnified Rattle and Hum
John Henry( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the legend of John Henry, the mightiest, doggone greatest nation builder the country's ever seen, who single-handedly defeats the steam drill in a steel-driving competition
Complete Clapton by Eric Clapton( Recording )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first time, Eric Clapton's complete career, from Cream to his solo work, is chronicled in one greatest hits collection. Included are such rock classics as I Feel Free; Layla; Tears in Heaven; and more
When we were kings by Leon Gast( Visual )

20 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1974, Muhammed Ali is 32 and thought by many to be past his prime. George Forman is ten years younger and the Heavyweight champion of the world. Promoter Don King wants to make a name for himself and offers both fighters five million dollars apiece to fight one another, and when they accept, King has only to come up with the money. He finds a backer in Mobutu Sese Suko, the dictator of Zaire and the "Rumble in the Jungle" is set. A musical festival, featuring the America's top black performers, like James Brown and B.B. King, is also planned
Blues on the bayou by B. B King( Recording )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living proof by Buddy Guy( Recording )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features special guests B.B. King and Carlos Santana. The first single, Stay Around a Little Longer, finds Buddy working the first time with the legendary B.B King on a studio release
Playin' with my friends : Bennett sings the blues by Tony Bennett( Recording )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

80 by B. B King( Recording )

15 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New millennium blues party( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deuces wild by B. B King( Recording )

27 editions published between 1172 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lightning in a bottle( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 50 musicians gather in New York City to celebrate 100 years of the blues in this Blues Music Foundation benefit concert
B.B. King by B. B King( Recording )

74 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue moo : 17 jukebox hits from way back never by Sandra Boynton( Recording )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grammy-nominated Sandra Boynton's 2008 release is her first since 2004's Philadelphia Chickens. It recreates the fabulous jukebox era with a stack of tunes written by Boynton and her songwriting partner, Michael Ford
Blues all around me : the autobiography of B.B. King by B. B King( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and Finnish and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografie van de Amerikaanse bluesgitarist en -zanger (1925- )
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Blues all around me : the autobiography of B.B. King
Alternative Names

B.B. King & Friends

B. B. King americký hudebník

B. B. King americký hudobník

B.B. King Amerikaans zanger

B.B. King Amerikano nga umiiweng iti blues, kumakanta, ken gitarista

B.B. King amerykański muzyk bluesowy, gitarzysta i wokalista

B.B. King and Friends

B.B. King chitarrista e cantante statunitense

B. B. King guitarrista y compositor estadounidense de blues

B.B. King Medley

B. B. King musicien de blues américain

B. B. King US-amerikanischer Bluesmusiker

B. B. King Αμερικανός μπλουζ κιθαρίστας και τραγουδοποιός

B. B. Kings

B.B. Kinq



BB King

BB. King & Friends

BB King 1925-2015

BB King and Friends

Blues Boy 1925-2015

King, B.B.

King, B.B. 1925-2015

King, B. B. 1925-2015 Blues Boy

King, B. B., Blues Boy 1925-2015

King, Blues Boy.

King Blues Boy 1925-2015

King, R. B. 1925-

King, R. B. (Riley B.), 1925-

King, Riley

King, Riley 1925-2015

King, Riley B.

King, Riley B. 1925-

King, Riley B. 1925-2015

King, Riley B. "Blues Boy"

Б.Б. Кинг Амерички блуз музичар, гитариста, текстописац и певач.

Би Би Кинг

Бі Бі Кінг

Բի Բի Քինգ

בי בי קינג

בי בי קינג זמר אמריקאי

بي بي كينغ

بی.بی. کینگ

บี.บี. คิง

ბი ბი კინგი

비비 킹

비비 킹 미국의 브루스 음악가, 가수, 작곡가, 기타리스트

キング, B. B.


English (416)

German (20)

Spanish (4)

Dutch (2)

French (1)

Finnish (1)

Chinese (1)

The blues singers : ten who rocked the worldThe arrival of B.B. King : the authorized biographyBlues Boy : the life and music of B.B. KingThe B.B. King treasures : photos, mementos & music from B.B. King's collectionB.B. King : there is always one more timeEvery day I sing the blues : the story of B.B. KingBlues guitar : the men who made the music : from the pages of Guitar player magazine