B.B. King cancels remaining tour dates due to illness

B.B. King performs during the April 2013 Crossroads Guitar Festival at New York City's Madison Square Garden.

Story highlights

  • B.B. King has canceled the remaining eight gigs of his current tour
  • The 89-year-old legend became ill following an October 3 show
  • He's been diagnosed with dehydration and exhaustion
Blues legend B.B. King was forced to cancel the remainder of his current tour after fa