Riley B. King, known professionally as B.B. King, was an American blues singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer. He introduced a sophisticated style of soloing based on fluid string bending, shimmering vibrato and staccato picking that influenced many later blues electric guitar players.
B. B. King is 96 years old (birth date September 16, 1925).
B. B. King was born in Berclair, Mississippi, United States.