Legendary blues guitarist, B.B. King, died in his sleep at the age of 89 on Thursday night. His passing and the coming of sultry summer heat are good reasons to celebrate the form of music known as the Blues. Delta Blues, Texas Blues, Chicago Blues — whatever your preference, there is a lot to enjoy.
For a good selection of music by Mr. King, visit our e-audio collection provided by HOOPLA. If you want to read or view more about the history and influence of the blues, the titles below will give you a start.