BB King is known as the "King of the Blues". He was born in Itta Bena, Mississippi and moved to Memphis as a teen playing on Beale Street. He is a part of Tennessee's history and now owns BB King's Blues Club Restaurant on Beale Street.
TV special: Buddy Rich & Gene Krupa, with Lionel Hampton on vibes. (And an uncredited Mel Lewis way in the background, keeping his signature solid time!
Rock am Ring my first festival and I gotta say, still the best after all the others up until now.