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B.B. King Sees Marker Unveiled In Kilmichael

Posted by Andrew Harrison | August 21, 2012 / 07:00pm | Local News

KILMICHAEL, Miss. (WCBI) -He might be the most famous bluesman of them all.

 Tuesday (8-21) , living legend B.B. King was on hand for the unveiling of his blues maker in Kilmichael.

King moved there when he was only four.

He grew up with his grandmother signing in the local church choir.

He even bought his first guitar in Montgomery County.

The blues trail has dozens of markers across Mississippi.

King said, " I don't know what to say, other than thank you, good evening and thank you very much. I noticed one thing though. I'm not married yet, ladies."

B.B. King turns 87 next month.

He also received the key to the city.

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