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Saturday, December 20, 2008

Bobbye King RIP

More sad news from Bob Corritore

  • RIP Bobbye King – 2/12/1954-12/5/2008: Birmingham, Alabama born blues singer, Bobbye A. King Beavers, AKA Bobbye King, is not a well-known name in the blues, but she was considered to be "the Queen of the Peoria, Illinois blues scene". She passed away on December 6, 2008 at age 54. She brought great joy to her community. To read more about her life in the blues, click here and here.

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