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Eric Clapton Remembers B.B. King: ‘He Was a Beacon’ for Blues Fans

“He was a beacon for all of us who love this kind of music.”

05/15/2015

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R.I.P. B.B. King: Musicians React on Social Media

Kelly Clarkson, Snoop Dogg, Eric Clapton and more reacted to the news of B.B. King’s death on their social media accounts.

05/15/2015

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Eric Clapton Reacts to The Death Of Blues legend B.B. King With Video

This morning Eric Clapton posted a video on his Facebook page reacting to the news of B.B. King’s death. Blues legend B.B. King died Thursday after a long battle with diabetes. He was 89. King […]

104.3 WOMC–05/15/2015

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B.B. King Is Leaving the Hospital

Fans of blues great B.B. King have been worried for the past few days (and with good reason) as the iconic musician remained hospitalized from complications due to his diabetes.

04/08/2015

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B.B. King Hospitalized, But Doing ‘Better’ According to His Daughter

King’s daughter Claudette said that the blues legend was suffering from dehydration caused by his Type II diabetes.

04/07/2015

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Paul McCartney: Tribute Album To Be Released November 18th

The Paul McCartney tribute album we were the first to report on in 2010 is finally done and ready for release. Titled The Art of McCartney, it contains over 40Beatles, Wings and McCartney solo songs done by the likes of Bob Dylan, Brian Wilson, Billy Joel, Alice Cooper, Roger Daltrey, Paul Rodgers, Barry Gibb, Cat Stevens, Def Leppard, KISS, Cheap Trick and many others. McCartney gave his complete support to the project and had his touring band back many of the artists.

104.3 WOMC–09/09/2014

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B.B. King: Documentary Release Set (Video)

B.B. King: The Life of Riley, the documentary about the blues legend, will be released on DVD and Blu-ray June 17th.

104.3 WOMC–05/21/2014

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Museum Honoring African-American Music Coming to Nashville

The new museum would bring a bigger focus on African-American contributions to Music City.

04/09/2014

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Eric Clapton/Allman Brothers Band Jam Highlights Crossroads Festival Night 1

“Welcome to the Crossroads Guitar Festival,” Eric Clapton said politely, as he sat down with an acoustic guitar to kick off night one of the fourth Crossroads Guitar Festival at New York’s Madison Square Garden. […]

04/13/2013

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What Have You Done For Us Lately, Eric Clapton?

In What Have You Done For Us Lately?, we examine the recent output by legendary artists. Yeah, we’re happy when they return with a new album… but really, just how happy are we? We’ll gauge […]

03/18/2013

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