United States Tennessee Memphis

B.B. King's Blues Club

An iconic venue known for live music, Southern cuisine, and celebrating the legacy of the legendary "King of Blues."

Tips from the community

B.B. King's Blues Club, located on the iconic Beale Street in Memphis, TN, serves as a living tribute to the legacy of the "King of the Blues," B.B. King. This venue not only celebrates the city's deep blues heritage through nightly live performances but also honors the memory of one of Memphis's most influential music icons. As an essential stop in any Music History Guide to Memphis, this club not only provides a vibrant, auditory experience but also encapsulates the enduring impact of the blues on the city's cultural landscape.

seeker 5 months ago

In 1991, "Beale Street Blues Boy", or B.B. King, opened B.B. King's Blues Club on Beale Street and it's become one of Memphis' most popular music venues ever since. Swing by for the history and memorabilia, stay for the music.

seeker 2 years ago

No live music list in Memphis would be complete without BB King’s. With multiple artists to hit the stage, daily, you’re bound to get your dose of soulful blues, classic soul, and rock and roll.

breakfast_with_tiffani 2 years ago

A historic blues club in Memphis. You definitely have to take a trip to Beale Street to take in a show at BB Kings.

mustangdmv 2 years ago

B.B. King's Blues Club Guides

  • Music History Guide to Memphis, TN

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Nestled on the banks of the Mississippi River, Memphis, TN, resonates with a deep musical heritage that echoes through its vibrant streets and storied walls. It's a city where the heartbeats of blues, rock 'n' roll, soul, and gospel come together, creating a rhythm that's both timeless and groundbreaking. From the hallowed halls of Sun Studio to the legendary stage of the Stax Museum, Memphis has been the backdrop for some of music's most transformative moments. So grab your best pair of blue suede shoes and get ready to step into the groove as we dive into a Music History Guide to Memphis, sure to strike a chord with audiophiles and casual listeners alike.
  • Memphis, TN

    mustangdmv (Danielle Call)
    Aside from being home to the King, in Memphis you'll find inviting people, great BBQ, and of course amazing music.
  • Memphis Hit List

    chiefseeker (Jody Vandergriff)
    My Memphis bucket list while in town for TravelCon!
  • Outdoor Bars, Patios + Live Music in Memphis

    breakfast_with_tiffani (Tiffani Denham)
    When the weather starts to heat up outside, Memphians immediately begin their search to find the best place to chill. And let me tell you, it doesn’t take long to find that perfect spot…or 3. Good food, great drinks, live entertainment, and favorable company (not necessarily in that order) are all qualifying prerequisites. With over 100 places to choose from, your options are endless. In this list, I’ll help identify the best place(s) for you to chill on your next visit to the Memphis area.
  • Iconic Spots of Memphis' Music Legends

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Have you ever wondered where Elvis ate his fried peanut butter and banana sandwiches? Where Johnny Cash performed his first gig? Where Al Green sang the gospel every Sunday? Behind every music legend is a legendary spot that inspired, fueled, and even launched some of Memphis' most famous artists. You won't find these places on a basic music tour. Let's explore.