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B.B. King calls off tour after being diagnosed with dehydration
B.B. King calls off tour after being diagnosed with dehydration

B.B. King is off the road, at least for now. According to a post on his official website, the hard-touring bluesman, 89, canceled eight shows on his current performance schedule due to health troubles. King "fell ill" during a performance Friday night at the House of Blues in Chicago, after which he was "immediately evaluated by a doctor and diagnosed with dehydration and ... exhaustion," the post said. As a result, he called off concerts including a planned Oct. 13 stop at his namesake blues club in New York. "Mr. King is back home and feeling better," his website added early Monday. The singer-guitarist's most recent studio album, "One Kind...

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