B.B. King

Soundtrack, Actor, Music Department

Soundtrack, Actor, Music Department


B.B. King was born on September 16, 1925 as Riley B. King. He was married to Sue Carol Hall and Martha Lee Denton. He died on May 14, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Birth date
1925-09-16
Death date
2015-05-14
Awards
18 wins & 3 nominations.
Height
5' 9¾" (1.77 m)

Known For


Blues Brothers 2000
Blues Brothers 2000
Malvern Gasperon (1998)
Spies Like Us
Spies Like Us
Ace Tomato Agent (1985)
The Fugitive
The Fugitive
Soundtrack (1993)
Payback
Payback
Soundtrack (1999)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackFormula 1: Ten Sport
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes) - 2017 Australian Grand Prix - Qualifying (2017) ... (performer: "When Love Comes to Town" - uncredited) - 2017 Australian Grand Prix - Practice (2017) ... (performer: "When Love Comes to Town" - uncredited)
2017
SoundtrackSun Records
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - 706 Union (2017) ... (writer: "Three O'Clock Blues")
2017
SoundtrackSuper Dark Times
(performer: "Standing Outside a Broken Phone Booth with Money in My Hand")
2017
SoundtrackDeadly Pickup
(Video) (performer: "Blues Boys Tune") / (writer: "Blues Boys Tune")
2016
SoundtrackSupernatural
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Don't Call Me Shurley (2016) ... (performer: "Don't Answer the Door")
2016
SoundtrackVinyl
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - The King and I (2016) ... (performer: "Three O'Clock Blues")
2016
SoundtrackThe X Factor: Celebrity
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Auditions 3 (2015) ... (writer: "Rock Me Baby")
2015
SoundtrackAmerican Horror Story
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Magical Thinking (2015) ... (performer: "Dark Is the Night, Pt. 1" - uncredited)
2015
SoundtrackHawaii Five-0
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Pukana (2013) ... (performer: "Merry Christmas Baby" - uncredited)
2013
SoundtrackB.B. King: The Life of Riley
(Documentary) (performer: "Catfish Blues", "Sweet Sixteen", "To Know You is to Love You", "How Blue Can You Get", "Caldonia", "Hummingbird", "Hold On (I Fell Our Love is Changing)", "When Love Comes to Town", "Messy But Good", "On My Word of Honor", "Chains and Things", "Five Years Long", "Blues Boy Tune", "Riding With the King") / (writer: "Catfish Blues", "Sweet Sixteen", "Chains and Things", "Blues Boy Tune")
2012
SoundtrackDancing with the Stars
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode #11.6 (2011) ... (performer: "When Love Comes to Town" - uncredited)
2011
SoundtrackLate Night with Jimmy Fallon
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Episode dated 29 April 2011 (2011) ... (writer: "Sweet Sixteen")
2011
SoundtrackTrue Blood
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010) - Fresh Blood (2010) ... (performer: "Help the Poor" - uncredited) / (writer: "Help the Poor" - uncredited)
SoundtrackSoul Power
(Documentary) (performer: "Thrill Is Gone")
2008
SoundtrackDame veneno
(Documentary) (performer: "Bolleré")
2007
SoundtrackAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) (1 episode) - Les Paul: Chasing Sound (2007) ... ("Every Day I Have the Blues")
2007
SoundtrackEntourage
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - The Prince's Bride (2007) ... (performer: "Why I Sing the Blues")
2007
SoundtrackUnaccompanied Minors
(performer: "Please Come Home for Christmas")
2006
SoundtrackThe Ultimate Gift
(performer: "The Thrill is Gone")
2006
SoundtrackLost
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2006) (writer - 1 episode, 2006) - Live Together, Die Alone (2006) ... (performer: "Chains and Things" - uncredited) / (writer: "Chains and Things" - uncredited)
SoundtrackThe Fear (El Miedo)
(performer: "In The Midnight Hour" (extract))
2006
SoundtrackHinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Baby Blues (2004) ... (performer: "The Thrill Is Gone")
2004
SoundtrackYes
(performer: "TEN LONG YEARS") / (writer: "TEN LONG YEARS" - as Ridley B. King)
2004/I
SoundtrackSkeppsholmen
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode #4.11 (2004) ... (performer: "The Thrill is Gone")
2004
SoundtrackThe Blues
(TV Series documentary) (performer - 2 episodes, 2003) (writer - 2 episodes, 2003) - Red, White and Blues (2003) ... (performer: "Bad Case of Love") - Godfathers and Sons (2003) ... (writer: "Bye Bye Baby" - as Riley B. King) - The Road to Memphis (2003) ... (performer: "The Thrill Is Gone", "Precious Lord", "Let Me Love You", "Three O'Clock Blues", "I'll Survive", "Nobody Loves Me But My Mother", "Let the Good Times Roll") / (writer: "Let Me Love You", "Three O'Clock Blues", "I'll Survive", "Nobody Loves Me But My Mother" - as Riley B. King)
SoundtrackCalendar Girls
(performer: "You Upset Me Baby") / (writer: "You Upset Me Baby")
2003
SoundtrackAs Filhas da Mãe
(TV Series) (performer: "You Don't Know Me")
2001
SoundtrackHere's to You, Charlie Brown: 50 Great Years
(TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Joe Cool")
2000
Soundtrack7th Heaven
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Tunes (2000) ... (performer: "Riding With the King")
2000
SoundtrackAleph, lectures contades
(TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2000) (writer - 1 episode, 2000) - Toni Morrison (2000) ... (performer: "Blues Boys Tune", "If That Ain't It I Quit") / (writer: "Blues Boys Tune", "If That Ain't It I Quit")
SoundtrackPlay It to the Bone
(performer: "Dangerous Mood")
1999
SoundtrackShake, Rattle and Roll: An American Love Story
(TV Movie) (performer: "Fur Slippers")
1999
SoundtrackPayback
(performer: "The Thrill Is Gone")
1999/I
SoundtrackMarriages
(performer: "Let the good times roll")
1998
SoundtrackSafe Men
(performer: "Chains and Things") / (writer: "Chains and Things")
1998
SoundtrackThe Mighty
(performer: "Let the Good Times Roll" (1956))
1998
SoundtrackSpecies II
(performer: "Don't Answer the Door")
1998
SoundtrackThe Rainmaker
(performer: "How Blue Can You Get")
1997
SoundtrackThe Fearless Four
("Life is One Long Rainy Day" ("Leben Im Regen"), "Hand In Hand" ("Hand In Hand")) / (performer: "Life is One Long Rainy Day" ("Leben Im Regen"), "Song of Freedom" ("Wacht Auf"), "What Can Go Wrong" ("Die Furchtlosen Wier"), "Mix Max - Song" ("Die Firma"))
1997
SoundtrackGhosts of Mississippi
(performer: "The Thrill is Gone")
1996
SoundtrackA Tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan
(TV Special) (performer: "Telephone Song", "Six Strings Down", "Tick Tock", "SRV Shuffle")
1996
SoundtrackAround the World with Timon & Pumbaa
(Video) (lyrics: "Stand By Me" - as King) / (music: "Stand By Me" - as King)
1996
SoundtrackHeaven's Prisoners
(performer: "The Thrill Is Gone", "Don't Answer The Door, Parts One And Two")
1996
SoundtrackWhen We Were Kings
(Documentary) (performer: "Sweet Sixteen") / (writer: "Sweet Sixteen")
1996
SoundtrackHeat
(performer: "The Thrill Is Gone")
1995
SoundtrackCasino
(performer: "The Thrill Is Gone")
1995
SoundtrackRock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
(TV Special) (writer: "Gamblers Blues")
1995
SoundtrackChicago Hope
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Internal Affairs (1995) ... (performer: "The Thrill Is Gone" - uncredited)
1995
SoundtrackDead Air
(TV Movie) (performer: "The Thrill Is Gone")
1994
SoundtrackChasers
(performer: "The Thrill Is Gone")
1994
SoundtrackTake Care of Your Scarf, Tatiana
(arranger: "Think It Over") / (writer: "Think It Over")
1994
SoundtrackBluesland: A Portrait in American Music
(Documentary) (arranger: "Sweet Little Angel") / (performer: "Sweet Little Angel")
1993
SoundtrackMrs. Doubtfire
(performer: "Stormy Monday Blues")
1993
SoundtrackHeart and Souls
(performer: "The Thrill Is Gone")
1993
SoundtrackThe Fugitive
(performer: "The Thrill Is Gone" (1951))
1993
SoundtrackWhat's Love Got to Do with It
(writer: "(Darlin') You Know I Love You") / (writer: "Rock Me Baby" - as Riley King)
1993
SoundtrackRoboCop 3
(performer: "Keep It To Yourself" - as B.B. Chung King)
1993
SoundtrackTeech
(TV Series) (performer: "Teach Me")
1991
SoundtrackThelma & Louise
(performer: "Better Not Look Down")
1991
SoundtrackThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Charles Grodin/B.B. King/Amy Yasbeck (1990) ... (performer: "Let the Good Times Roll", "Peace to the World" - uncredited)
1990
SoundtrackAir America
(performer: "Right Place, Wrong Time")
1990
SoundtrackUn dia és un dia
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode #2.3 (1990) ... (performer: "Thrill Is Gone", "When Love Comes to Town", "Peace to the World")
1990
SoundtrackInspecteur Derrick
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Der Einzelgänger (1990) ... (performer: "The thrill is gone")
1990
SoundtrackYou Don't Look 40, Charlie Brown!
(TV Special documentary) (performer: "Joe Cool")
1990
SoundtrackNotes After Long Silence
(Short) (performer: "When It All Comes Down (I'll Still be Around)" - uncredited)
1989
SoundtrackNext of Kin
(performer: "My Sweet Understanding Lady") / (writer: "My Sweet Understanding Lady")
1989
SoundtrackThe Wonder Years
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Steady as She Goes (1989) ... (performer: "The Thrill is Gone")
1989
SoundtrackU2: Rattle and Hum
(Documentary) (performer: "When Love Comes to Town")
1988
SoundtrackStormy Monday
(performer: "The Thrill Is Gone", " (Call It) Stormy Monday")
1988
SoundtrackThe Color of Money
(performer: "Standing On The Edge")
1986
SoundtrackJimi Plays Monterey
(Documentary) (writer: "Rock Me Baby")
1986
SoundtrackB.B. King: Into the Night
(Video documentary short) (performer: "IN THE MIDNIGHT HOUR")
1985
SoundtrackThe Insiders
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Pilot (1985) ... (performer: "Into the Night" - uncredited)
1985
SoundtrackLive Aid
(TV Special documentary) (performer: "Why I Sing the Blues", "I don't want you", "Rock me Baby") / (writer: "Why I Sing the Blues")
1985
SoundtrackInto the Night
(performer: "Into the Night", "My Lucille", "In the Midnight Hour")
1985
SoundtrackThe King of Comedy
(performer: "T'Ain't Nobody's Bizness If I Do")
1982
SoundtrackWKRP in Cincinnati
(TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 1979 - 1982) (performer - 2 episodes, 1979 - 1982) - I'll Take Romance (1982) ... (performer: "I Know the Price" - uncredited) / (writer: "I Know the Price" - uncredited) - Nothing to Fear But... (1981) ... (writer: "Rock Me Baby" - uncredited) - Mike Fright (1979) ... (performer: "Friends" - uncredited) / (writer: "Friends" - uncredited)
SoundtrackThe Associates
(TV Series) (performer: "Wall Street Blues")
1979
SoundtrackWhen You Comin' Back, Red Ryder?
(performer: "The Thrill is Gone")
1979
SoundtrackFM
(performer: "The Key to My Kingdom")
1978
SoundtrackSanford and Son
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Fred Sings the Blues (1977) ... (performer: "How Blue Can You Get", "St. Louis Blues" - uncredited)
1977
SoundtrackLet the Church Say Amen!
(Documentary) (performer: "Midnight") / (writer: "Midnight")
1974
SoundtrackSing Sing Thanksgiving
(Documentary) (performer: "How Blue Can You Get?", "Guess Who", "I Got Some Help I Don't Need") / (writer: "I Got Some Help I Don't Need")
1974
SoundtrackIltatähti
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode dated 4 December 1973 (1973) ... (performer: "How Blue Can You Get")
1973
SoundtrackJimi Hendrix
(Documentary) (writer: "Rock Me, Baby")
1973
SoundtrackThe Seven Minutes
(performer: "Seven Minutes")
1971
SoundtrackDynamite Chicken
(performer: "I Want You So Bad")
1971
SoundtrackMaidstone
(writer: "Rock Me Baby")
1970
SoundtrackMusic Scene
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1969) (writer - 1 episode, 1969) - Episode #1.9 (1969) ... (performer: "Just a Little Love") / (writer: "Just a Little Love")
SoundtrackSesame Street
(TV Series) (performer: "Yakety Yak - Take it Back")
1969
SoundtrackFor Love of Ivy
("You Put It on Me")
1968
RoleTitleYear
ActorEric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013
(Video)
2013
ActorShake, Rattle and Roll: An American Love Story
(TV Movie) The Bluesman
1999
ActorCow and Chicken
(TV Series) Blind Mud Puddle Johnson - The Cow and Chicken Blues/I.M. Weasel: I Are Good Salesmans/The Ballad of Cow and Chicken (1999) ... Blind Mud Puddle Johnson (voice)
1999
ActorB.B. King Feat. Tracy Chapman: The Thrill Is Gone
(Video short)
1998
ActorBlues Brothers 2000
Malvern Gasperon
1998
ActorThe Fearless Four
Fred (English version, voice, as B. B. King)
1997
ActorTouched by an Angel
(TV Series) B.B. King - Indigo Angel (1996) ... B.B. King (as B B King)
1996
ActorThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
(TV Series) Pappy - Bourgie Sings the Blues (1995) ... Pappy
1995
ActorHeart and Souls
B.B. King
1993
ActorTeech
(TV Series) Uncle Isaac - Stool Daze (1991) ... Uncle Isaac
1991
ActorMarried... with Children
(TV Series) Street Singer - Look Who's Barking (1991) ... Street Singer
1991
ActorThe Cosby Show
(TV Series) Riley Jackson - Not Everybody Loves the Blues (1990) ... Riley Jackson
1990
ActorU2 & B. B. King: When Love Comes to Town
(Video short) B. B. King
1989
ActorSpies Like Us
Ace Tomato Agent
1985
ActorAmerica's Music Legacy: Blues
(Video)
1982
ActorSanford and Son
(TV Series) B.B. King - Fred Sings the Blues (1977) ... B.B. King
1977
ActorSounding Out
(TV Series) B.B. King
1972
RoleTitleYear
Music departmentJohn Henry
(Video) (musician - electric guitar)
2000
Music departmentGarfield Gets a Life
(TV Short) (vocals)
1991
Music departmentBooker
(TV Series) (songs performed by - 1 episode) - Someone Stole Lucille (1989) ... (songs performed by)
1989
Music departmentInto the Night
(musician)
1985
Music departmentThe Associates
(TV Series) (vocal - 1 episode, 1980) (singer - 1 episode, 1979) - The Censors (1980) ... (vocal) - The First Day (1979) ... (singer: theme song)
RoleTitleYear
ComposerJohn Henry
(Video) (music composed and produced by)
2000
ComposerThe Rise and Fall of American Business Culture
(Documentary) (as B. B. King)
1987
RoleTitleYear
ThanksNOS Uit het Leven
(TV Series documentary) (in memory of - 1 episode) - NOS Uit het leven van 2015 (2015) ... (in memory of)
2015
ThanksZexzz: Ternopolis
(Video short) (in memory of)
2015
ThanksA Tale of Two Schools
(TV Movie documentary) (special thanks)
2003
ThanksThe Making of 'Blues Brothers 2000'
(Video documentary short) (special thanks)
1998
RoleTitleYear
SelfBorn in Chicago
(Documentary) (post-production) Self
SelfLead Belly: Life, Legend, Legacy
(Documentary) (post-production) Self
SelfHorn from the Heart: The Paul Butterfield Story
(Documentary) Self - Interviewee
2017
SelfMonochrome: Black, White and Blue
(TV Series documentary) Self - Musician - Episode #1.3 (2017) ... Self - Musician - Episode #1.2 (2017) ... Self - Musician - Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Self - Musician
2017
SelfSoundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Going Electric (2016) ... Self - The Art of Recording (2016) ... Self
2016
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self / Self - Contributor - B.B. King: The Life of Riley (2015) ... Self - Contributor - Les Paul: Chasing Sound (2007) ... Self - The World of Nat King Cole (2006) ... Self - Muddy Waters: Can't Be Satisfied (2003) ... Self
2003-2015
SelfThe Art of McCartney
(Video documentary) Self
2014
SelfJohn Mayer: Someday I'll Fly
(Documentary)
2014
SelfTurn It Up!
(Documentary) Self
2014
SelfTavis Smiley
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 11 September 2013 (2013) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 10 September 2013 (2013) ... Self - Guest
2013
SelfMusic for Mandela
(Documentary) Self - Interviewee / Singer / Musician
2013
SelfVillage Music: Last of the Great Record Stores
(Documentary) Self
2012
SelfB.B. King: The Life of Riley
(Documentary) Self
2012
SelfA.K.A. Doc Pomus
(Documentary)
2012
SelfKenny Burrell: Master
(TV Movie documentary)
2012
SelfIn Performance at the White House; Red, White and Blues
(TV Special) Self - Performer
2012
SelfPapagordo. En casa de Raimundo Amador
(Documentary) Self
2011
SelfB.B. King: Live
(Video) Self
2011
SelfGlastonbury 2011
(TV Series) Self
2011
SelfGreat Performances
(TV Series) Self / Self - Guitarist - Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival 2010 (2011) ... Self - Eric Clapton: Crossroads Guitar Festival, Chicago (2007) ... Self - Guitarist - The Songs of Six Families (1994) ... Self
1994-2011
SelfNational Memorial Day Concert
(TV Special documentary)
2011
SelfThe National Christmas Tree Lighting
(TV Special) Self
2010
SelfRay Charles America
(Documentary) Self
2010
SelfThe Gulf Is Back
(TV Special) Self
2010
SelfCrossroads Guitar Festival
(Video) Self
2010
SelfThe 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concert
(TV Special) Self
2009
SelfNa plovárne
(TV Series) Self - Na plovárne s B. B. Kingem (2009) ... Self
2009
SelfB.B. King: One Shoe Blues
(Video short) Self
2009
SelfThe 51st Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Performer
2009
SelfSoundstage
(TV Series documentary) Self - B.B. King (2009) ... Self
2009
SelfThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts
(TV Special) Self
2008
SelfThe Story of the Guitar
(TV Series documentary) Self - Out of the Frying Pan... (2008) ... Self
2008
SelfThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno
(TV Series) Self / Self - Musical Guest - Episode #16.141 (2008) ... Self - Episode #13.161 (2005) ... Self - Episode #11.132 (2003) ... Self - Musical Guest - Episode #2.129 (1993) ... Self - Episode #1.59 (1992) ... Self
1992-2008
SelfThe States
(TV Series documentary) Self (Mississippi) - Illinois, Connecticut, Nevada, Mississippi, Wyoming (2007) ... Self (Mississippi)
2007
Self10 Days Out: Blues from the Backroads
(Video documentary) Self
2007
SelfHeaven and Earth with Gloria Hunniford
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 1 January 2006 (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfBiography
(TV Series documentary) Self - Steven Seagal (2005) ... Self - Eric Clapton: Just the Messenger (2004) ... Self
2004-2005
SelfRuth Brown: Better Late Than Never
(Documentary) Self
2005
SelfTime Out
(TV Series) Self
2005
SelfSoul of the Delta
(Documentary short) Self
2005
SelfThe 5 Keys to Mastery
(Video documentary) Self
2005
SelfCorazón de...
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 22 September 2005 (2005) ... Self
2005
SelfBuried Alive in the Blues
(Video documentary)
2005
SelfThe History Makers
(Video documentary) Self
2005
SelfLate Show with David Letterman
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 10 January 2005 (2005) ... Self - Johnny Depp, Christine Todd Whitman, B.B. King (2003) ... Self - Episode dated 5 February 2003 (2003) ... Self - Episode dated 26 May 2000 (2000) ... Self - Episode dated 1 December 1999 (1999) ... Self Show all 9 episodes
1996-2005
SelfCrossroads Guitar Festival
(Video documentary) Self
2004
SelfGenius: A Night for Ray Charles
(TV Special) Self
2004
SelfRemember the '70s: Greatest Hits Live
(Video) Self
2004
SelfAntone's: Home of the Blues
(Documentary) Self
2004
Self35th NAACP Image Awards
(TV Special) Self
2004
SelfLightning in a Bottle
(Documentary) Self
2004
SelfThe 46th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Presenter
2004
Self60 Minutes
(TV Series documentary) Self - Musician (segment "King Solomon") - The Look/Operation Iraqi Freedom?/King Solomon (2003) ... Self - Musician (segment "King Solomon")
2003
SelfBlues Story
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2003
SelfAn Evening with B.B. King
(TV Special) Self - Interviewee
2003
SelfSöndagsöppet
(TV Series) Self - Episode #27.3 (2003) ... Self
2003
SelfThe Blues
(TV Series documentary) Self - Red, White and Blues (2003) ... Self - The Road to Memphis (2003) ... Self
2003
SelfLive by Request: BB King
(TV Special) Self - Performer
2003
SelfThe 45th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Presenter
2003
SelfSave Our History
(TV Series documentary) Self - Save Our Sounds (2002) ... Self
2002
SelfElvis Lives
(TV Special) Self
2002
Self23rd Annual W.C. Handy Blues Awards
(TV Special) Self
2002
SelfSounds of Memphis
(TV Movie documentary)
2002
Self22nd Annual W.C. Handy Blues Awards
(TV Special) Self
2001
SelfBlues Odyssey
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2001
SelfJohnny Winter: Pieces & Bits
Self
2001
SelfClassic Albums
(TV Series documentary) Self - Elvis Presley (2001) ... Self
2001
SelfAmerican Roots Music
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Times They Are a-Changin' (2001) ... Self - This Land Was Made for You and Me (2001) ... Self
2001
SelfSay It Loud: A Celebration of Black Music in America
(TV Series documentary) Self - Can I Get a Witness (2001) ... Self - Pursuing the Dream (2001) ... Self
2001
SelfAll Access: Front Row. Backstage. Live!
(Documentary) Self
2001
SelfThe Young and the Restless
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.7107 (2001) ... Self
2001
SelfWalk on By: The Story of Popular Song
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Road to Rock 'n' Roll (2001) ... Self
2001
SelfThe 43rd Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self
2001
SelfThe 10 Commandments of Creativity
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2001
SelfA Very Special Christmas from Washington, D.C.
(TV Special) Musical Performance
2000
SelfHere's to You, Charlie Brown: 50 Great Years
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2000
SelfIt's Only Rock 'n' Roll
(Video documentary) Self
2000
SelfThe Jazz Channel Presents B.B. King
(Video documentary) Self
2000
SelfBlues Masters
(Video documentary)
1999
SelfChristmas in Washington
(TV Special) Self
1999
SelfPavarotti & Friends 99 for Guatemala and Kosovo
(TV Special) Self
1999
SelfCNN World Beat
(TV Series) Self - John Lee Hooker and B.B. King (1999) ... Self
1999
SelfU2: The Best of 1980-1990
(Video documentary) Self (segment "When Love Comes To Town")
1999
Self30th NAACP Image Awards
(TV Special) Self
1999
SelfThe 41st Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self
1999
SelfGenghis Blues
(Documentary) Self
1999
SelfTFI Friday
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 16 October 1998 (1998) ... Self - Guest
1998
SelfThe 1998 MOBO Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner, Lifetime Achievement Award
1998
SelfThe Making of 'Blues Brothers 2000'
(Video documentary short) Self
1998
SelfThe VideoMatch Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #9.11 (1998) ... Self
1998
SelfLate Night with Conan O'Brien
(TV Series) Self - Episode #5.59 (1998) ... Self
1998
SelfThe Fifties
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - The Rage Within (1997) ... Self
1997
SelfWired for Sound: A Guitar Odyssey
(Documentary) Self
1997
SelfAustin City Limits
(TV Series documentary) Self - B.B. King (1996) ... Self - B.B. King (1983) ... Self
1983-1996
SelfCaesars Palace 30th Anniversary Celebration
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1996
SelfThe Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss
(TV Series) Self - The Song of the Zubble-Wump (1996) ... Self
1996
SelfCharlie Rose
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 15 October 1996 (1996) ... Self - Guest
1996
SelfA Tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan
(TV Special) Self
1996
SelfWhen We Were Kings
(Documentary) Self
1996
SelfThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts
(TV Special) Self - Honoree
1995
Self1995 Billboard Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
1995
SelfBaywatch Nights
(TV Series) Self - Blues Boy (1995) ... Self
1995
SelfNew York Undercover
(TV Series) Self - Buster and Claudia (1995) ... Self
1995
SelfB.B. King: The Blues Summit
(TV Special) Self
1995
Self25th Anniversary Essence Awards
(TV Special) Self - Performer
1995
SelfA Night to Die for
(TV Short documentary) Self
1995
SelfThe History of Rock 'n' Roll
(TV Series documentary) Self - Guitar Heroes (1995) ... Self - The Sounds of Soul (1995) ... Self - Rock 'n' Roll Explodes (1995) ... Self
1995
SelfLive at the Joint
(TV Special) Self
1995
SelfThe Memphis Sound: A Tribute to Our City's Music
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1994
SelfB.B. King: Live at the Woodlands
(TV Special) Self
1994
SelfThe 36th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self
1994
SelfApollo Theatre Hall of Fame
(TV Special documentary) Self
1993
SelfWillie Nelson: The Big Six-0
(TV Special documentary) Self
1993
SelfMr. Bluesman
Self
1993
SelfBlossom
(TV Series) Self - The Thrill Is Gone (1993) ... Self
1993
SelfThe 35th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self
1993
SelfSaturday Night, Sunday Morning: The Travels of Gatemouth Moore
(Documentary)
1992
SelfThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest / Self / Self - Guest - Episode #30.107 (1992) ... Self - Musical Guest - Episode #30.4 (1991) ... Self - Episode #29.169 (1991) ... Self - Musical Guest - Episode #29.82 (1991) ... Self - Musical Guest - Episode #29.42 (1990) ... Self - Guest Show all 29 episodes
1969-1992
SelfEbony/Jet Showcase
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 10 April 1992 (1992) ... Self - Episode dated 9 September 1988 (1988) ... Self - Episode dated 23 May 1986 (1986) ... Self
1986-1992
SelfThe Arsenio Hall Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 28 January 1992 (1992) ... Self - Episode dated 18 June 1990 (1990) ... Self
1990-1992
SelfGolden Age of Rock'n'Roll
(TV Series documentary) Self
1991
SelfGuitar
(Video documentary) B. B. King
1991
SelfShalom Sesame
(TV Series) Self - King Sing Israel (1991) ... Self
1991
SelfTonight Live with Steve Vizard
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 14 November 1991 (1991) ... Self
1991
SelfLeyendas de la guitarra
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1991
SelfLate Night with David Letterman
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 3 October 1991 (1991) ... Self - Episode dated 18 August 1989 (1989) ... Self - Episode dated 1 August 1989 (1989) ... Self - Episode dated 17 December 1987 (1987) ... Self - Episode dated 17 November 1983 (1983) ... Self
1983-1991
SelfAll Day and All Night: Memories from Beale Street Musicians
(TV Short) Self
1990
SelfUn dia és un dia
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Episode #2.3 (1990) ... Self - Musical Guest
1990
SelfYou Don't Look 40, Charlie Brown!
(TV Special documentary) Self
1990
SelfU2: LoveTown
(TV Short documentary) Vocals, Guitar
1989
SelfThe South Bank Show
(TV Series documentary) Self - Interviewee - Jimi Hendrix (1989) ... Self - Interviewee
1989
SelfBig World Cafe
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.4 (1989) ... Self (as B.B. King and The Jungle Brothers)
1989
SelfLes Paul: He Changed The Music
(TV Special) Self
1988
SelfU2: Rattle and Hum
(Documentary) Self
1988
SelfThe Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award Show
(TV Special) Self
1987
SelfSábado noche
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Episode dated 26 September 1987 (1987) ... Self - Musical Guest
1987
SelfAmazon Women on the Moon
Self (segment "Blacks Without Soul")
1987
SelfThe 29th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Performer
1987
SelfElvis: The Echo Will Never Die
(Video documentary) Self
1986
SelfThe 28th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self
1986
SelfThe 7th Annual Black Achievement Awards
(TV Special) Self - Performer
1986
SelfB.B. King: Into the Night
(Video documentary short) Self
1985
SelfLou Rawls Parade of Stars
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 28 December 1985 (1985) ... Self
1985
SelfArena
(TV Series documentary) Self - Guest - Blues Night: 6. Big Bill Blues (1985) ... Self - Guest - Blues Night: 5. Blues Medley (1985) ... Self - Guest - Blues Night: 4. Blind John Davis (1985) ... Self - Guest - Blues Night: 3. Chicago Blues (1985) ... Self - Guest - Blues Night: 2. B.B. King Speaks (1985) ... Self - Guest Show all 6 episodes
1985
SelfLive Aid
(TV Special documentary) Self
1985
SelfThe 27th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self
1985
SelfLive from Her Majesty's
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 22 April 1984 (1984) ... Self
1984
SelfThe 25th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self
1983
SelfThe Toni Tennille Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.94 (1981) ... Self - Episode #1.37 (1980) ... Self
1980-1981
SelfThe 8th Annual American Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
1981
SelfCrystal
(TV Special)
1980
SelfElvis Presley - Die frühen Jahre
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1980
SelfHoras doradas
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 22 April 1980 (1980) ... Self
1980
SelfThe Crystal Gayle Special
(TV Special) Self
1979
SelfAmerican Bandstand
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Episode #23.2 (1979) ... Self - Musical Guest
1979
SelfThe Captain & Tennille Songbook
(TV Special) Self
1979
SelfWhistle Test
(TV Series) Self - Episode #8.5 (1978) ... Self - Episode #2.36 (1973) ... Self
1973-1978
SelfThe Mike Douglas Show
(TV Series) Self - Blues Musician / Self - Musician / Self - Jazz Vocalist / ... - Episode #17.230 (1978) ... Self - Blues Musician - Episode #14.131 (1975) ... Self - Jazz Vocalist - Episode #11.17 (1971) ... Self - Blues Vocalist - Episode #10.239 (1971) ... Self - Blues Musician - Episode #10.167 (1971) ... Self - Musician Show all 6 episodes
1970-1978
SelfGood Morning America
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 19 April 1978 (1978) ... Self
1978
SelfGive My Poor Heart Ease
(Documentary short)
1977
SelfAll You Need Is Love
(TV Series documentary) Self - Who's That Comin'?: Blues (1977) ... Self
1977
SelfSammy and Company
(TV Series) Self - Joey Heatherton, B.B. King and Guy Marks (1976) ... Self
1976
SelfB.B. King: Live in Africa
(Documentary) Self
1974
SelfIn Session
(TV Series) Self - Show #26 (1974) ... Self - Show #4 (1974) ... Self
1974
SelfDinah!
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.31 (1974) ... Self
1974
SelfThe Midnight Special
(TV Series) Self - Host - Episode #2.48 (1974) ... Self - Host
1974
SelfSoul Train
(TV Series) Self - Guest / Self / Guest - The Best of Soul Train: 1973-1974 (1974) ... Self - Guest - B.B. King/The Moments (1973) ... Self - B.B. King/O.C. Smith/Patrice Holloway (1972) ... Guest
1972-1974
SelfSing Sing Thanksgiving
(Documentary) Self - Performer
1974
SelfIn Concert
(TV Series) Self - First Anniversary Special (1973) ... Self - Episode #1.6 (1973) ... Self
1973
SelfJerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 2 September 1973 (1973) ... Self
1973
SelfThe Real George Carlin
(TV Special) Self
1973
SelfBlues Under the Skin
(Documentary) Bluesman
1973
SelfThe Helen Reddy Show
(TV Series) Self - Gloria Steinem, B.B. King, Albert Brooks, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The New Seekers (1973) ... Self
1973
SelfThe Merv Griffin Show
(TV Series) Self - Sarah Vaughan, Charley Pride, B.B. King, Helen Reddy, Bill Berry and his Orchestra (1972) ... Self - George Burns, Jaye P. Morgan, James Brolin, B.B. King (1972) ... Self - From Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas: B.B. King, Lloyd Haynes, Fred Williamson, George Jones, Tammy Wynette, Ronnie Prophet, Corbett Monica (1971) ... Self - Bob Hope, Diane Keaton, B.B. King, Charlie Manna, Jackie Kannon, John Fuller (1969) ... Self - Guest host: Orson Bean; guests: Otto Preminger, Jackie Vernon, B.B. King, Paul Krassner, Dr. Joyce Brothers (1969) ... Self
1969-1972
SelfThe Dick Cavett Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 3 May 1972 (1972) ... Self - ABC Show ID 138 (1972) ... Self - Episode dated 26 June 1970 (1970) ... Self
1970-1972
SelfBlack Rodeo
(Documentary) Self
1972
SelfThe 14th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self
1972
SelfFlip
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.20 (1972) ... Self - Episode #1.13 (1970) ... Self
1970-1972
SelfSounding Out
(TV Series) Self - B.B. King (1972) ... Self
1972
SelfBlack Music in America: From Then Till Now
(Documentary short) Self
1971
SelfRollin' on the River
(TV Series) Self - B.B. King (1971) ... Self
1971
SelfThe Steve Allen Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 31 August 1971 (1971) ... Self
1971
SelfWe Have Come for Your Daughters
(Documentary) Self
1971
SelfThe Pearl Bailey Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.6 (1971) ... Self
1971
SelfThe Barbara McNair Show
(TV Series) Self - B.B. King, Gloria Loring, Friendly Persuasion, Billy Baxter (1970) ... Self - Bob Crane, B.B. King, Jaye P. Morgan, Sammy Shore, The Supremes (1970) ... Self
1970
SelfThe David Frost Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.19 (1970) ... Self - Episode #2.222 (1970) ... Self - Episode #2.148 (1970) ... Self
1970
SelfThe Ed Sullivan Show
(TV Series) Self - Guitarist - Episode #24.5 (1970) ... Self - Guitarist
1970
Self...And Beautiful II
(TV Special) Self - Guitarist
1970
SelfSesame Street
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.130 (1970) ... Self
1970
SelfThe Rosey Grier Show
(TV Series) Self - B.B. King, Lois Walden, Mantan Moreland (1970) ... Self
1970
SelfÀ l'affiche du monde
(TV Series documentary) Self - Louis Armstrong et Duke Ellington au Madison Square Garden (1970) ... Self
1970
SelfSoul!
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 19 February 1970 (1970) ... Self
1970
SelfBlack Woodstock
(Documentary) Self
1969
SelfMusic Scene
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Episode #1.9 (1969) ... Self - Musical Guest
1969
SelfDella
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.31 (1969) ... Self
1969
SelfPlayboy After Dark
(TV Series) Singer - Episode #2.21 ... Singer
1969
SelfBaff - Fast eine Sendung
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 7 December 1968 (1968) ... Self
1968
SelfBeat-Club
(TV Series) Self - Musician - Episode #1.29 (1968) ... Self - Musician
1968
SelfUpbeat
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.32 (1965) ... Self
1965
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageReMastered: Devil at the Crossroads
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2019
Archive footageThe Housing Bubble
(Documentary) Self (Live at Nick's)
2018
Archive footageUnsung
(TV Series documentary) Self - B.B. King (2018) ... Self
2018
Archive footageJohn Landis: Back into the Night
(Video documentary short) Self (uncredited)
2017
Archive footageRequiem for an insomniac
(Video documentary short) Self (uncredited)
2017
Archive footageEric Clapton: A Life in 12 Bars
(Documentary) Self
2017
Archive footageAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise (2017) ... Self
2017
Archive footageThe Big Interview with Dan Rather
(TV Series) Self - Special Edition - Legends Lost (2016) ... Self
2016
Archive footageThe 58th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self - In Memoriam
2016
Archive footageMaya Angelou And Still I Rise
(Documentary) Self - Blues Musician
2016
Archive footageEntertainment Tonight
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 28 December 2015 (2015) ... Self
2015
Archive footageGet All That, Ant?
(Documentary)
2015
Archive footageThe 67th Primetime Emmy Awards
(TV Special) Self - In Memoriam
2015
Archive footageGlastonbury Golden Greats
(TV Movie) Self
2015
Archive footageInside Edition
(TV Series documentary) Self - Lone Sailor (2015) ... Self
2015
Archive footageThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno
(TV Series) Self - Singing with President Obama / Self - Tim Allen/Rocket City Rednecks/Jessie Baylin (2012) ... Self - Singing with President Obama - Episode #18.60 (2010) ... Self
2010-2012
Archive footageMark Knopfler: A Life in Songs
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Guitar
2011
Archive footageVH1 Rock Docs
(TV Series) Self - Soul Train: The Hippest Trip in America (2010) ... Self
2010
Archive footagePop Galerie Reloaded
(TV Series documentary) Self - U2 (2009) ... Self
2009
Archive footageLas tragedias de los famosos
(TV Series) Self - Pappo (2009) ... Self
2009
Archive footageSoul Power
(Documentary) Self
2008
Archive footageE! True Hollywood Story
(TV Series documentary) Self - Janice Dickinson (2005) ... Self - Married... with Children (2001)
2001-2005
Archive footageBiography
(TV Series documentary) Self - Led Zeppelin: A Rare Alchemy (2004) ... Self
2004
Archive footageTV in Black: The First Fifty Years
(Video documentary) Self
2004
Archive footageThe Definitive Elvis: The Memphis Years
(Video documentary short) Self
2002
Archive footageSam Phillips: The Man Who Invented Rock'n'Roll
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2000
Archive footageTouched by an Angel
(TV Series) B.B. King - Clipped Wings (1997) ... B.B. King (uncredited)
1997
Archive footageLittle Wing
(Video short)
1995
Archive footageBluesland: A Portrait in American Music
(Documentary) Self
1993
Archive footageSmoothie
(Documentary) Self
1992
Archive footageThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(TV Series) Self - The last Tonight Show (1992) ... Self
1992
Archive footageNotes After Long Silence
(Short) Self
1989
Archive footageIltatähti
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 4 December 1973 (1973) ... Self
1973
Archive footageWhen the Music's Over...
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Musician
1971