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Eric Clapton: "BB King was a beacon for blues music"

Eric Clapton has posted an emotional video tribute to his "dear friend" BB King, who has died at the age of 89.

"I want to thank him for all the inspiration and encouragement he gave me as a player over the years, and for the friendship that we enjoyed".

Video courtesy Eric Clapton/Facebook

  • 15 May 2015
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