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B.B. King’s Family Hire Lawyer to Uncover ‘the Truth’ About Blues Legend’s Death

Two of B.B. King’s daughters have hired a prominent lawyer to figure out if their late father’s long-time business manager, LaVerne Toney, is looting his accounts and rushed his death in Las Vegas.

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Artists We Lost in 2015 (So Far)

We all know it’s hard to say goodbye, so The Boombox remembers the artists that have passed away in 2015.

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Jay Z Pays Respect to Chinx and B.B. King, Takes Aim at Spotify at B-Sides Concert in New York [EXCLUSIVE]

Jay-Z showed fans the perks of subscribing to the TIDAL streaming service at Terminal 5 in New York on Sunday night (May 17) by giving them a top-notch performance during his special B-Sides concert.

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B.B. King Dead at 89, Artists React

Blues legend B.B. King, whose virtuoso guitar playing has influenced numerous of rock guitarists, has died at the age of 89. His daughter, Patty King, confirmed the sad news to CNN.

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B.B. King Rushed to Hospital in Las Vegas

B.B. King was rushed to the hospital over the weekend, but his daughter, Claudette, reveals the legendary blues guitarist is "doing much better."

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President Obama: Justin Timberlake, Sam Moore, Mavis Staples & More Help Celebrate Memphis Soul (VIDEO)

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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama said he'd been looking forward to a White House celebration of Memphis soul music for one reason.

"Let's face it, who does not love this music?" he asked Tuesday, opening the night's concert in an East Room bathed in amber light and transformed by the addition of a stage and backup musicians.

"These songs g

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Big K.R.I.T. Talks Debut Album, Zombie Movement, Career Lessons From 8Ball & MJG

Big K.R.I.T. has been dreaming of the release of his first album, Live From the Underground, which dropped this week, since he was a 13-year-old growing up in Meridian, Miss. But the rapper and producer never thought his debut would be

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Big K.R.I.T. ‘Live From the Underground’ Tracklist: B.B. King, 2 Chainz and More Featured

Big K.R.I.T.'s long-awaited debut album, Live From the Underground, will see a release date of June 5 and before the project hits the masses, the tracklist has been served. The 16-track effort has some notable features and an int

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