Riley B. King, better known as BB King, is a name synonymous with the blues. His soulful voice and signature guitar playing have left an indelible mark on the music industry. However, few know about his early life and the journey that led him to become the legend we know today. 

This rare photograph of a young BB King captures him in his early twenties, long before he became a household name. Born in Mississippi in 1925, King grew up on a plantation and started playing guitar at a young age. He later moved to Memphis, where he began his career as a musician. 

he is  a man who would go on to become one of the most influential musicians of all time. It is a reminder that even legends have humble beginnings. Share your thoughts on this photograph and let us know what you think about the early life of BB King.