Bid by BB King's daughter to get medical records denied

2015-08-24 10:36

A court in Las Vegas denied a bid by one of BB King's daughters to obtain his medical records from an executor who she alleges mishandled her father's treatment before he died.

BB King's business manager is made executor of his estate

2015-06-26 22:00

BB King's longtime business manager is made executor of his estate despite being challenged by his 4 daughters.

BB King probate hearing in Las Vegas postponed

2015-06-13 08:00

An initial court date in the battle over BB King's estate has been pushed back to 22 June.

PICS: Memphis pays final tribute to blues legend BB King

2015-05-28 12:12

The city where BB King got his musical start paid final tribute to him, as thousands walking in the rain with his hearse shouted, "long live the king!"

Lawyer says allegations BB King was poisoned 'ridiculous'

2015-05-26 11:29

An attorney for BB King's estate has called the most recent poisoning claims ridiculous.

BB King daughters allege 2 closest aides poisoned him

2015-05-26 08:12

Two BB King heirs who've been most outspoken about the blues legend's final days are accusing King's two closest aides of poisoning him.

BB King memorial more cheers than tears in Las Vegas

2015-05-25 11:04

A standing ovation for BB King and more cheers than tears marked a family-and-friends memorial of the late blues great's life and legacy in Las Vegas.

BB King to be laid to rest next week in his hometown

2015-05-21 14:29

The body of blues legend BB King will return next week to the Mississippi Delta where his life and career began.

Celebs and fellow musos pay tribute to BB King

2015-05-15 14:46

Celebrities and musicians have taken to social media to pay tribute to blues legend BB King.


BB King - A life in pictures

2015-05-15 10:02
King of Blues BB King has died peacefully in his sleep. We celebrate his life in pictures.

King of Blues BB King has died peacefully in his sleep. We celebrate his life in pictures.

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Coroner: No evidence BB King was poisoned before death

2015-07-14 08:41

Medical examiners have found no evidence to prove the allegation that blues legend BB King was poisoned before he died of natural causes.

BB King's family hires prominent lawyer in estate dispute

2015-06-15 21:00

BB King's family has hired a prominent lawyer to review the icon's death and handling of his money.

PICS: BB King remembered with love and humour at Mississippi funeral

2015-06-01 11:59

BB King's funeral were packed in a church in Mississippi where Steve Wonder said "he will forever the be the king of the blues".

Vegas police deny probe into BB King poison claims

2015-05-27 08:37

BB King's estate has dismissed claims by the late music icon's daughters that he was poisoned as "baseless".

HEADLINES: Languages in school, Eskom and B.B King

Today's headlines look at a dual language bid in Gauteng's schools, low risks of load shedding and B.B. King's death being investigated as a homicide.

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BB King's death to be investigated as homicide

2015-05-26 07:00

The death of blues guitar legend BB King will be investigated as a homicide, a Nevada coroner's office has said.

5 of BB King's children visit his body one last time in private

2015-05-22 12:31

Five of BB King's adult children visited the blues great one last time in private on at a Las Vegas funeral home that will host a public viewing on Friday.

BB King wake to be held in Las Vegas before Mississippi burial

2015-05-19 11:49

Fans will pay last respects to BB King in Las Vegas before the blues legend returns to be buried in his native Mississippi, his estate and reports have said.

BB King leaves behind his one true love - Lucille

2015-05-15 12:31

Blues legend BB King left behind a giant musical legacy and a disputed number of children, but he often said his true love was Lucille - his guitar.

BB King dies at age 89

2015-05-15 07:55

King of the Blues legend BB King has died, his attorney confirmed.

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