That's Why They Call Him King!
Legendary blues guitarist BB King is receiving America's highest civilian honor....the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The award will be presented by George Dub-Ya at a ceremony December 15th. Bush says:
"For more than half a century, the King of the Blues and his guitar Lucille have thrilled audiences, with King helping to give the blues its special place in American musical tradition."George finally got something right! BB King is the BOMB. Of the award, 81-year-old BB says:
"It's been a long journey, but I've enjoyed every minute of it, bringing the blues to so many enthusiastic audiences."