VERY Young B.B. King - American History of Jazz & Blues music. B&W vintage photo with a personalized guitar! RESEARCH #DdO:) https://www.pinterest.com/claxtonw/jazz-and-all-that/ - WHY "LUCILLE?" In winter 1949, King played at a dance hall in Twist, Arkansas. 2 men started fighting over woman by that name, knocked over heating barrel. 2 men died in fire. King had run back in to get beloved $30 Gibson guitar. He named it & each guitar since LUCILLE to remember: NEVER be that stupid.