The legendary Blues guitarist B.B. King returns to Fort Wayne for 1 show May 22nd, 2012 at 7:30pm. At age 76, B.B hasn't slowed down and still continues an active concert schedule. He would rather be out playing concert venues for his fans than sitting around in semi-retirement.
For more than half a century, Riley B. King - better known as B.B King has defined the blues for a worldwide audience. Since he started recording in the 1940's, he has released over fifty albums, many of them classics. He was born September 16, 1925 on a plantation in Itta Bena, Mississippi. In his youth he played street corners for dimes and would sometimes play in a s many as four towns a night.
B.B King hasn't slowed down since and brings his enthusiam and energy to town for one night only. Check out this concert for a rare opportunity to see the legend live at the Embassy theatre. Tickets start at just $32.50 and can be purchased by contacting the Embassy Theatre box office (260) 424-5665 or at all Ticketmaster locations