Blues legend B.B. King has died at the age of 89.  PBS honors his memory with a collection of his appearances on "Tavis Smiley," "In Performance at the White House" his feature on PBS Digital Studios' "Blank on Blank" and more.

Legendary Blues Man B.B. King Dies at 89
PBS NewsHour

Legendary Blues Man B.B. King Dies at 89

The 13-time Grammy Award winner played hundreds of live performances a year, spreading the blues across the nation, and the world.

B.B. King Featured on Soundstage
Soundstage

B.B. King Featured on Soundstage

He was the King of Blues over the past 60 years.

B.B. King on The Blues
Blank on Blank

B.B. King on The Blues

B.B. King in an unheard interview from 1986.

B.B. King
Austin City Limits

B.B. King

The King of the Blues makes his Austin City Limits debut in 1983.

Talking about B.B. King
In Performance at The White...

Talking about B.B. King

Warren Haynes,Trombone Shorty and Buddy Guy talk about the influence of B.B. King

Blues artist B.B. King, Part 1
Tavis Smiley

Blues artist B.B. King, Part 1

Tavis talks with Rock and Roll Hall of Famer & blues legend B.B. King.

Blues artist B.B. King, Part 2
Tavis Smiley

Blues artist B.B. King, Part 2

Tavis concludes his two-part conversation with a hero to generations of musicians.

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