This is the first of a series of posters depicting important blues musicians - some famous, some obscure - We plan to introduce a new poster about once a month - check back from time to time The live image area is approximately 14" x 21". The poster is digitally printed on acid free enhanced presentation paper using dye based inks. The poster will ship rolled in a shipping tube Check out my other items!
The other posters in the series include Howlin' Wolf, Etta James & Gatemouth Brown
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From Wikipedia about B B King: Riley B. King (born September 16, 1925), known by the stage name B.B. King, is an American blues guitarist and singer-songwriter acclaimed for his expressive singing and guitar playing. King was born in Itta Bena, Mississippi, a small town near Indianola, Mississippi. His parents were Alfred King and Nora Ella King. While singing in a local gospel group, at the age of twelve Riley bought his first guitar for $15.00. In 1943 King left Indianola, Mississippi, and got a job as a tractor driver. King went to Memphis, Tennessee, in 1946 searching for his cousin, Bukka White, an early inspiration, and who took him in for the next ten months. However, after a few months of hardship he left, going back to Mississippi.
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