B.B. King's Concert History

B. B. King (b. September 16, 1925 in Itta Bena, Mississippi; died May 14, 2015 in Las Vegas) was a U.S. blues guitarist and songwriter. He is among the most respected electric guitarists; Rolling Stone magazine ranked him third in its list of the hundred greatest guitarists of all time.

Date   Concert   Venue   Location  
Apr 27, 2019 –
May 06, 2019
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
B.B. King / The Meters / Dr. John / Little Feat / Deacon John / Marcia Ball / Aaron Neville / Linda Ronstadt / Robert Parker
New Orleans Fair Grounds and Racetrack West End Park, New Orleans, La.
Aug 31, 2014 Peter Frampton / B.B. King / Buddy Guy / Robert Randolph   AVA Amphitheater, Casino del Sol Tucson, AZ
Jul 08, 2014 B.B. King Casino New Brunswick Moncton, New Brunswick
Apr 04, 2014 B.B. King   Peabody Opera House St. Louis, MO
Jan 14, 2014 B.B. King / Eric Essix   Iron City Birmingham, AL
Aug 31, 2013 Peter Frampton / B.B. King   Vina Robles Amphitheatre Fresno, CA
Aug 30, 2013 Frampton's Guitar Circus / Peter Frampton / B.B. King Thunder Valley Casino Resort & Amphitheater Sacramento, CA
Aug 28, 2013 Frampton's Guitar Circus / B.B. King / Peter Frampton   The Mountain Winery SF Bay Area, CA
Aug 25, 2013 Peter Frampton / B.B. King / Sonny Landreth San Diego Civic Theatre San Diego, CA
Aug 24, 2013 Peter Frampton / B.B. King / Sonny Landreth   Greek Theatre Los Angeles, CA
Aug 23, 2013 Peter Frampton / B.B. King / Frampton's Guitar Circus / Sonny Landreth / Dean Deleo / Trent Carlini International Westgate Theater, Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino Las Vegas, NV
Aug 20, 2013 B.B. King / Peter Frampton / Frampton's Guitar Circus / Sonny Landreth / David Hidalgo / Bb King Sonny Landreth Red Rocks Amphitheatre Denver, CO
Aug 18, 2013 B.B. King / Peter Frampton / Sonny Landreth Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts Kansas City, MO
Aug 17, 2013 Sonny Landreth / Frampton's Guitar Circus / B.B. King / Peter Frampton Stir Concert Cove-Harrah's Council Bluffs Casino & Hotel Omaha, NE
Aug 17, 2013 Peter Frampton / The Robert Cray Band / B.B. King / Frampton's Guitar Circus / Bb King Sonny Landreth Harrah's Council Bluffs Casino & Hotel Omaha, NE
Aug 14, 2013 Peter Frampton / B.B. King / Frampton's Guitar Circus / Sonny Landreth / David Hidalgo PNC Pavilion Cincinnati, OH
Aug 13, 2013 B.B. King / Frampton's Guitar Circus / Peter Frampton Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park Atlanta, GA
Aug 11, 2013 B.B. King / Peter Frampton   Wolf Trap Washington, D.C.
Aug 10, 2013 Sonny Landreth / Frampton's Guitar Circus / B.B. King / Bb King Sonny Landreth / Peter Frampton Trump Taj Mahal Philadelphia, PA
Aug 08, 2013 Peter Frampton / B.B. King / Roger Mcguinn / Sonny Landreth / Frampton's Guitar Circus   Pier Six Pavilion Baltimore, MD
Aug 05, 2013 Peter Frampton / Sofia Rei / B.B. King / Frampton's Guitar Circus   Musikfest Philadelphia, PA
Aug 02, 2013 –
Aug 11, 2013
Musikfest 2013  
Kesha / Carly Rae Jepsen / Darius Rucker / Peter Frampton / B.B. King / Julian Fulton and the Zombie Gospel
Musikfest Philadelphia, PA
Jul 14, 2013 Peter Frampton / The Robert Cray Band / B.B. King / Kenny Wayne Shepherd / Frampton's Guitar Circus / Steve Lukather   Majestic Theatre San Antonio, TX
Jul 04, 2013 –
Jul 14, 2013
RBC Royal Bank Bluesfest Ottawa 2013   LeBreton Flats Ottawa, ON
Jul 04, 2013 –
Jul 14, 2013
RBC Royal Bank Bluesfest Ottawa 2013  
Weezer / Fun. / Passion Pit / Zac Brown Band / Björk / Tegan and Sara / Belle and Sebastian / Wu-Tang Clan / Animal Collective / Alex Clare / Fitz & The Tantrums / Rush / Hunter Hayes / Dixie Chicks / She & Him / Stars / Ra Ra Riot / Atlas Genius / Flogging Molly / Baauer / The Joy Formidable / El-P / Zeds Dead / Frank Turner / Adventure Club / B.B. King / Grace Potter / Benjamin Francis Leftwich / Kenny Wayne Shepherd / Neko Case / Sharon Van Etten / Camera Obscura / Solange / Dawes / Bahamas / Justin Townes Earle / Los Lobos / Family of the Year / Tommy Trash / The Cat Empire / The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion / Marianas Trench / The Knocks / Matthew Good / Los Lonely Boys / Bondax / Grand Funk Railroad / Dan Deacon / Shakey Graves / Great Big Sea / Killer Mike / The Tragically Hip / Amadou & Mariam / LP / Mother Mother / Femi Kuti / Death Grips / Eric Burdon / Alejandro Escovedo / Dog Blood / A Tribe Called Red / Blue King Brown / Garland Jeffreys / The Dunwells / Mitch Ryder / Mykki Blanco / The Record Company / Jon Cleary / Cactus / John Smith / Ronnie Earl and The Broadcasters / Joe Robinson / Sonny Rhodes / W.C. Clark / Eddie Shaw / The Blues Broads / Les Mosquitos / Capital Grass and the No Men / mississippi heat / The Harpoonist and the Axe Murderer
LeBreton Flats Ottawa, ON
Jun 23, 2013 Peter Frampton / The Robert Cray Band / B.B. King / Frampton's Guitar Circus / Vernon Reid / Leslie West   Paramount Theatre New York, NY
Jun 14, 2013 Peter Frampton / Frampton's Guitar Circus / B.B. King / The Robert Cray Band / Don Felder Casino Rama Entertainment Centre Rama, ON
Jun 13, 2013 Peter Frampton / The Robert Cray Band / B.B. King / Frampton's Guitar Circus   The Colosseum, Caesar's Windsor Windsor, ON
Jun 01, 2013 Peter Frampton / The Robert Cray Band / B.B. King / Frampton's Guitar Circus / Steve Cropper   St. Augustine Amphitheatre Jacksonville, FL
Apr 26, 2013 –
May 05, 2013
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival 2013   Fair Grounds Race Course New Orleans, LA
Apr 26, 2013 –
May 05, 2013
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival 2013   Fair Grounds Race Course New Orleans, LA
Apr 26, 2013 –
May 05, 2013
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival 2013   Fair Grounds Race Course New Orleans, LA
Apr 26, 2013 –
May 05, 2013
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival 2013   Fair Grounds Race Course New Orleans, LA
Apr 26, 2013 –
May 05, 2013
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival 2013   Fair Grounds Race Course New Orleans, LA
Apr 12, 2013 –
Apr 13, 2013
Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013   Madison Square Garden Manhattan, NY
Apr 12, 2013 –
Apr 13, 2013
Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013  
Gary Clark Jr. / Jeff Beck / Blake Mills / Citizen Cope / John Mayer / Eric Clapton / Brad Paisley / Keith Urban / Robert Randolph / Jonny Lang / Vince Gill / Sonny Landreth / Los Lobos / B.B. King / Booker T. Jones / Jimmie Vaughan / Taj Mahal / Allan Holdsworth / Buddy Guy / Doyle Bramhall II / Andy Fairweather Low / Earl Klugh / Kurt Rosenwinkel / Keb' Mo' / The Robert Cray Band / Albert Lee / John Scofield / Robbie Robertson / Allman Brothers Band
Madison Square Garden New York, NY
Apr 12, 2013 –
Apr 13, 2013
Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013  
John Mayer / Eric Clapton / Keith Urban / Citizen Cope / Gary Clark Jr. / B.B. King / Jeff Beck / Buddy Guy / Los Lobos / Taj Mahal / Vince Gill / Keb' Mo' / John Scofield / Robbie Robertson / Earl Klugh / Jimmie Vaughan / Blake Mills / Sonny Landreth / Booker T / Allan Holdsworth / Kurt Rosenwinkel / Robert Randolph / Albert Lee / Doyle Bramhall II / Andy Fairweather Low / Robert Cray / Derek Trucks / Gregg Allman / Warren Haynes / Alice Smith / Quinn Sullivan / Matt "Guitar" Murphy / Beth Hart / Allman brothers band / keith richards
Madison Square Garden New York, NY
Feb 28, 2013 B.B. King Fox Theater Oakland, CA
Feb 16, 2013 B.B. King   Stateline, NV
Aug 16, 2012 B.B. King / The Robert Cray Band   Pinewood Bowl Theater Lincoln, NE
May 29, 2012 B.B. King   Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier Montreal, QC
Mar 10, 2012 B.B. King Hult Center for the Performing Arts Eugene, OR
Oct 21, 2011 B.B. King The Paramount Huntington, NY
Oct 09, 2011 B.B. King / Leon Russell Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater Austin, TX
Oct 08, 2011 B.B. King / Delbert McClinton / Leon Russell / Monte Montgomery Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie Grand Prairie, TX
Aug 30, 2011 B.B. King / Buddy Guy DAR Constitution Hall Washington, D.C.
Jul 08, 2011 –
Jul 10, 2011
North Sea Jazz Festival 2011  
Snoop Dogg / James Blake / Paul Simon / Janelle Monáe / Prince / Flying Lotus / Seal / Chaka Khan / Tom Jones / Gregory Porter / Raphael Saadiq / Madeleine Peyroux / Selah Sue / B.B. King / Gotan Project / Natalie Cole / Mavis Staples / Bootsy Collins / Sergio Mendes / Roy Ayers / Esperanza Spalding / Andreya Triana / Amadou & Mariam / Charles Bradley / Ben l'Oncle Soul / Robert Randolph & The Family Band / Rumer / Ruben Blades / Susan Tedeschi / Ahmad Jamal / Nikki Yanofsky / Bugge Wesseltoft / Adriana Calcanhotto / Candy Dulfer / Otis Taylor / Raul Midón / Alain Clark / branford marsalis / Portico / Kurt Elling / Jonathan Jeremiah / Return to Forever / Richard Bona / Brandt Brauer Frick / Lee Konitz / Jacky Terrasson / Chucho Valdes / Branford Marsalis Quartet / Black Dub / Jungle By Night / Sabrina Starke / Space Invadas / Matt Schofield / Kneebody / Ruben Hein / Randy Brecker / Jan Akkerman / Kris Berry / Tomasz Stańko / Ntjam Rosie / Saravah Soul / Rudresh Mahanthappa / Derek Trucks & Susan Tedeschi Band / Charles Lloyd Quartet / Dr. John & The Lower 911 / Schradinova / John McLaughlin & the 4th Dimension / Michel Portal / Tia Fuller / Dj Maestro / Fay Claassen / Joe Lovano Us Five / Al Foster / Buddy Defranco / Kytecrash / Mostly Other People Do The Killing / Pharoah Sanders Quartet / Tony Malaby / Lilian Vieira / Yuri Honing Acoustic Quartet / Woima Collective / Mary Halvorson Quintet / Mona Lisa Overdrive / Jacky Terrasson Trio / Joshua Redman & Brad Mehldau Duo / Barry Harris Trio / Chris Lightcap / Tom Harrell Quintet / Castel / Gerald Clayton Trio / Esperanza Spalding Chamber Music Society / Ahmed Fofana / Toots Thielemans Quartet Trombone Shorty / Tineke Postma Quartet / Harmen Fraanje Trio / Clemens Van Der Feen Band / Tyshawn Sorey Quartet / New John Scofield Group / Francesco Bearzatti Tinissima Quartet / Kc the Funkaholic / Rudresh Mahanthappa’s Indo / Giel Jazz / Tea for 3 / Rudresh Mahanthappa's Samdhi / Award Ceremony / Terje Isungset Icemusic / Michiel Borstlap Band / Deelder Draait / New Gary Burton Group / DJ Lovesupreme / Clinic Rudresh Mahanthappa / John Law Art of Sound Trio / Amparo Sánchez Tucson / Ambush Party / Corkestra / Rafael Zaldivar Trio
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Jun 22, 2011 –
Jun 26, 2011
Glastonbury Festival 2011   Worthy Farm Pilton, UK
Apr 21, 2011 –
Apr 26, 2011
Byron Bay Bluesfest 2011   Unknown venue Gold Coast, QLD
Apr 21, 2011 –
Apr 26, 2011
Byron Bay Bluesfest 2011  
John Legend / Bob Dylan / ZZ Top / Wolfmother / Imogen Heap / Michael Franti & Spearhead / Jethro Tull / Rodrigo y Gabriela / Toots & The Maytals / B.B. King / Grace Jones / Los Lobos / Indigo Girls / Xavier Rudd / Funkadelic / The Cat Empire / Mavis Staples / Robert Randolph & The Family Band / The Secret Sisters / Pete Murray / The Bamboos / Irma Thomas / Paul Kelly / Warren Haynes / Fishbone / Leon Russell / Luciano / Kate Miller-Heidke / Washington / The Blind Boys of Alabama / Kasey Chambers / Ben Harper and Relentless7 / Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue / The Aggrolites / George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic / Tony Joe White / Eric Bibb / Michelle Shocked / Diesel / Ernest Ranglin / Elvis Costello & The Imposters / Ash Grunwald / C.W. Stoneking / Fistful of Mercy / Tim Finn / Buffy Sainte-Marie / Ruthie Foster / Clare Bowditch / Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu / Joe Louis Walker / Buddy Knox / Warrior King / Raghu Dixit / Trinity Roots / Funky Meters / Shane Nicholson / Derek Trucks & Susan Tedeschi Band / Jeff Lang / Rockwiz / Little Bushman / The Dingoes / Jackson Firebird / Barrence Whitfield / Microwave Jenny / Frank Yamma / Dale Watson And His Lone Stars / Collard Greens And Gravy / Saltwater Band / B.B. & The Blues Shacks / Transvaal Diamond Syndicate / Captain Matchbox Whoopee Band / Ray Beadle / Tim Robbins & the Rogues Gallery Band / Nat Col and the Kings / Phil Jones & the Unknown Blues / The Old Spice Boys / Nga Tae / Louis King and the Liars Club
Unknown venue Gold Coast, QLD
Latest Setlist (08/31/2014):

Concerts Per Year:
2019 1 concert
2014 4 concerts
2013 34 concerts
2012 3 concerts
2011 14 concerts
2010 14 concerts
2009 7 concerts
2008 22 concerts
2007 4 concerts
2006 3 concerts
2005 9 concerts
2004 1 concert
2003 7 concerts
2002 6 concerts
2001 4 concerts
2000 6 concerts
1999 1 concert
1998 5 concerts
1997 2 concerts
1996 1 concert
1995 3 concerts
1994 5 concerts
1993 3 concerts
1992 2 concerts
1990 3 concerts
1989 41 concerts
1988 2 concerts
1987 6 concerts
1986 1 concert
1985 1 concert
1982 1 concert
1981 1 concert
1980 1 concert
1974 1 concert
1972 1 concert
1971 3 concerts
1970 5 concerts
1969 8 concerts
1968 5 concerts
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