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13 thoughts on “ Blues All Around Me: The Autobiography of B. B. King

  1. says:

    As someone who loves B.B. King's music, his autobiography was a joy to read. I just wish he had gone into detail in several places. I was struck by how much he had in common with Willie Nelson. Both grew up dirt poor, both got there first musical breaks as radio disc jockeys, both had trouble with the IRS, and perhaps most importantly, both remained incredibly decent people with a great outlook on life. The latter has

  2. says:

    First, let me say that I have been a B.B. King fan since I was a child. My father played jazz records when I was growing up. But, I was drawn to rock and roll, then later, to the blues. It didn't take long to learn that B.B.

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    I read this book in 2000 and passed it on to a dear Vietnam Veteran Medic who passed on himself about 5 years ago. The book is VERY open and honest some parts of it about his girlfriends of the past are just plain riveting. Throughout the st

  4. says:

    What a wonderful book about a wonderful singer/guitarist who has been giving us the blues for nearly sixty years now. This book is written in BB King's voice so it does feel like you are having a conversation with him, The tone is fra

  5. says:

    I'm a blues musician, but everybody should read this. It's very entertaining, but it also says a lot about the J

  6. says:

    This is a terrific autobiography, compulsively readable, that really captures the essence of this gentle, thoughtful, hard working man. David Ritz is a gifted collaborator, bringing his expert touch to the life of B.B. King, as he has to the stories of many other musicians.

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    loved it! david ritz really did an awesome job putting on paper bb's memories all i have to say that when you are finished reading this book, damn you'll feel like you knew the man, you'll feel like you just have a couple of drinks with him and you were talking just talking well written, in a very honest intimate sort of way

  8. says:

    Great read. I love the way B. B.King reminisced about his childhood with Unique storytelling.

  9. says:

    A great story about a great man! Wow BB King is one of the hardest working musicians around and still working hard! This is written as though BB King was telling you the story himself whilst sitting around playing some tunes on his Lucille. Definately worth the buy.

  10. says:

    Great read. very informative.

  11. says:

    Best music autobiography I've read

  12. says:

    Excellent

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    Excellent

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