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“The Thrill is Gone” by B.B. King

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“The Thrill is Gone” by B.B. King

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“The Thrill is Gone” by B.B. King


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    “The Thrill is Gone” by B.B. King is an electric blues song.
    This is a live version at the Crossroads Festival 2010.

    Song Title: The Thrill is Gone
    Artist: B.B. King
    Album: Completely Well
    Genre: electric blues, R&B, blues
    Composer: Copyright © 1951 Rick Darnell, Roy Hawkins
    Musical key: B minor
    Lead Vocals: B.B. King
    Lead Guitar: B.B. King
    Guitar: Hugh McCracken (original single)
    Organ: Paul Harris (original single)
    Bass: Gerald “Fingers” Jemmott (original single)
    Drums: Herbie Lovelle (original single)
    Producer: Bill Szymczyk
    Recorded: June 1969
    Released: December 1969
    Label: Bluesway, ABC Records

    This song is the number ten (10) greatest blues song of all time according to Digital Dream Door’s Rick Varner.

    Number of listens: 10621
    Current rank: 886 (updated weekly)
    Highest rank: 823 (play the video all the way through to register a vote for this song)


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    Owen: This is B.B. King’s best song.

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