WorldCat Identities

King, B. B.

Works: 1,260 works in 3,466 publications in 5 languages and 44,586 library holdings
Genres: Blues (Music)  Biography  Documentary films  Blues-rock music  Nonfiction films  Rhythm and blues music  Country music  Autobiographies  Filmed performances  Soul music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Composer, Singer, Actor, Commentator, Lyricist, Musician, Other, Creator, Contributor, Arranger, Narrator
Classifications: M1630.18.K56, 781.643
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Genius loves company by Ray Charles( Recording )

10 editions published in 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,018 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 )

57 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 952 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 between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 697 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 )

81 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of 1980-1990 by U2 (Musical group)( Recording )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 619 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
Play : [the guitar album] by Brad Paisley( Recording )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 588 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
Blues on the bayou by B. B King( Recording )

18 editions published in 1998 in 4 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enth.: Blues boys tune. Bad case of love. I'll survive. Mean ole' world. Blues man. Broken promise. Darlin' what happend. Shake it up and go. Blues we like. Good man gone bad. If I lost you. Tell me baby. I got some outside help i don't need. Blues in 'g'. If that ain't it I quit
Live at the Regal by B. B King( Recording )

54 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of some of his greatest uptown blues hits, including Every Day I Have the Blues; Sweet Little Angel; and How Blue Can You Get, that demonstrates all three of his talents
Complete Clapton by Eric Clapton( Recording )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 550 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 : the untold story of The rumble in the jungle( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on Mohammad Ali at the time of the famous 1974 "Rumble in the Jungle" match with George Foreman in Kinshasa, Zaire (now Democratic Republic of the Congo). Includes footage of the Zaire '74 music festival featuring some of the top African American performers of the era, including James Brown and B.B. King
Playin' with my friends : Bennett sings the blues by Tony Bennett( Recording )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living proof by Buddy Guy( )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 499 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
Deuces wild by B. B King( Recording )

22 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soul power by Jeff Levy-Hinte( Visual )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1974 the most celebrated American R & B acts of the time came together with the most renowned musical groups in Southern Africa for a 12-hour, three-night concert held in Kinshasa, Zaire. The music festival became a reality when Hugh Masekela and Stewart Levine convinced boxing promoter Don King to combine the event with the 'Rumble in the Jungle, ' the epic fight between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman
Lightning in a bottle by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 464 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
80 by B. B King( Recording )

14 editions published in 2005 in 4 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riley Blues Boy B.B. King ble født i hjertet av Mississippi-deltaet, i Itta Bena, i bomullsplukkingens område på veien mellom Greenville og Greenwood. På denne platen, gitt ut i forbindelse med hans 80-årsdag, har han samarbeidet med blant annet Elton John, Roger Daltrey fra The Who og Glenn Frey
Blues summit by B. B King( Recording )

21 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of seventeen jukebox songs accompanied by illustrations and text
Les Paul : chasing sound!( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guitar wizard, inventor, Les Paul tell his own rags-to-riches story. Includes interviews with B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Tony Bennett, Jeff Beck, Merle Haggard, Steve Miller and many more
Memphis blues by Cyndi Lauper( Recording )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"3 out of 4 ... Lauper freshens up even a much-worn blues ..."--USA Today
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Soul power
Blues all around me : the autobiography of B.B. KingThe arrival of B.B. King : the authorized biographyThe B.B. King treasures : photos, mementos & music from B.B. King's collectionB.B. King : there is always one more timeThe B.B. King companion : five decades of commentaryBlues guitar : the men who made the music : from the pages of Guitar player magazineEvery day I sing the blues : the story of B.B. King
Alternative Names

B.B. King & Friends

B. B. King American blues musician, singer, songwriter, and guitarist

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 amerikansk musiker

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 κιθαρίστας και τραγουδοποιός των μπλουζ

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 BB

King, Blues Boy.

King Blues Boy 1925-2015

King, R. 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"

Riley B. King

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

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بی.بی. کینق

بی.بی. کینگ

บี.บี. คิง

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キング, B. B.


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