Blues Legend B.B. King To Issue New Album And XM Radio Show This Fall

was when I first heard him and that energy — in other words, not try to update him in any way.” According to Billboard, the track list includes such blues chestnuts as Big Bill Broonzy’s “Backwater Blues,” Lonnie Johnson’s “Tomorrow Night,” Blind Lemon Jefferson’s “See That My Grave Is Kept Clean” and T-Bone Walker’s “I Get So Weary.” King, 82, is on tour in North America through Thanksgiving. On Sept. 13, he will be on hand for the opening of B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center in his hometown of Indianola, Miss. In related news, B.B. King will begin hosting a weekly blues radio show with XM Satellite Radio this September. B.B. King’s “One Kind Favor” hits stores August 26th.

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