B.B. King Dies: Celebrities Mourn on Social Media

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The Mississippi bluesman and father of Lucille touched many lives.

B.B. King, the Mississippi guitarist who indelibly influenced rock and blues music, died on Thursday. He was 89. 

King's music touched millions around the world, so little wonder the outpouring of heartfelt grief, emotion and respect on social media was almost immediate. 

THR gathered together some celebrity reactions from the worlds of music, film, TV and beyond. 

 

R. I. P. B. B. King.

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B. B. King.

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Rest in blues...

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