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B. B. King and the importance of education

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Friday, May 19, 2017 - 12:30pm


Greg Johnson

Letter from B.B. King

The Blues Archive just acquired this letter written by B. B. King, which speaks to the importance of education.

King was a lifelong learner. Before embarking on his first world tour, he purchased multiple language courses on LP. To see a list of the records B. B. King donated from his personal record collection, browse our catalog

He also enrolled in several correspondence courses, and would complete assignments while riding on his tour bus.