8 Facts About B.B. King You May Have Not Known, Because The Blue Legend Did A Lot In His Lifetime

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In sad news, mega talent B.B. King has died at 89. As his website reports, "Mr. King passed peacefully in his sleep at 9:40 pm Pacific time May 14 2015." Though it's truly devastating to say goodbye to such an innovative and groundbreaking talent, it's comforting to know that within his nearly 90 years on the planet, he accomplished so very much. While King spent a significant majority of his life in the public eye, there are still bits of his life that aren't as widely known. To gain better insight into the late great's life, click through for a look at eight facts you may have never known about him.

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