<![CDATA[NBC 6 South Florida - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcmiami.com/entertainment/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+6+LOGO+GOOGLE.png NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.com en-us Sat, 23 May 2015 11:01:03 -0400 Sat, 23 May 2015 11:01:03 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA["Tonight Show" Thank-You Notes: the NFL, Cannes]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 04:51:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Fallon-Thank-You-Hillary-Clinton.jpg Jimmy pens thank-you notes to Cannes Film Festival, Activia yogurt and Hillary Clinton.

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<![CDATA[Jimmy Fallon Sings "Roxanne" With Sting]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 04:29:03 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Fallong-Sting-Roxanne-Ragtime-Gals-22-May-2015-1080_1200x675_449821763557.jpg Sting joins Jimmy Fallon and his barbershop group, The Ragtime Gals, sing a barbershop quartet version of The Police's "Roxanne."]]> <![CDATA[Late at Night on NBC]]> Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:39:14 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP24762024125.jpg

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<![CDATA[Disneyland Turns 60 at All-Nighter]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 11:26:44 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/dlcastle52760662.jpg

Disney's Magic Kingdom will soon turn 60, but it's proving Friday that it's not too old to party late into the night.

Disneyland opened its doors to some of its most dedicated fans at 6 a.m. Friday, when it began a 24-hour birthday celebration for its diamond anniversary with new attractions planned for guests.

Thousands of people, many wearing Mickey Mouse ears, lined up on Main Street for hours before the opening, waiting to get into the Southern California theme park's 60-year birthday party.

"We will make this place our home," said Ian Clarke, who planned to ride every ride with two friends.

A new show, parade and fireworks show were set to debut as part of Disneyland's yearlong anniversary festivities.

Decked out in special 60th anniversary trim, Disneyland's new attractions include a remodeled Electrical Parade with over 1.5 million LED lights and a new fireworks show called "Disneyland Forever."

At California Adventure, the Disney park next door, actor Neil Patrick Harris co-hosting an animated history of "Walt Disney's dream of Disneyland" with Mickey Mouse, according to a news release.

"I'm looking forward to the ireworks show and the projections," Shenise Ross said before the park opened. "I'm so excited for that."

Disneyland opened July 17, 1955, hosting 700 million people in the following 60 years, Disney said.



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<![CDATA[Heidi Klum's Craziest "America’s Got Talent" Contestant]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 08:30:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Heidi-Klum-Seth-Meyers-21-May-2015.jpg Heidi Klum tells Seth Meyers about the craziest contestant she's ever seen on "America's Got Talent."

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Seth Meyers "Ya Burnt": David Letterman, Prom]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 07:14:24 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Meyers-Burnt-David-Letterman-Prom-21-May-2015-1080_1200x675_449140291885.jpg Seth Meyers burns David Letterman, prom and other things in his segment "Ya Burnt!"]]> <![CDATA["Tonight Show" Hashtags: #MisheardLyrics]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 07:09:49 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Fallon-Tonight-Hashtags-Misheard-Lyrics-21-May-2015-1080_1200x675_449138243983.jpg Jimmy reads his favorite tweets with the hashtag #MisheardLyrics.]]> <![CDATA[Jimmy Fallon, Dwayne Johnson's Commencement Speech]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 07:00:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Fallon-Tonight-Rock-Dwayne-Johnson-Commencement-21-May-2015-1080_1200x675_449139267897.jpg Jimmy Fallon and Dwayne Johnson deliver a graduation speech as high school students with the two lowest GPAs.]]> <![CDATA[Cocaine, Gun Charges Dropped Against Rapper Trick Daddy]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 17:45:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/040414+trick+daddy+aka+maurice+young.jpg

Charges were dropped Thursday against Miami rapper Trick Daddy in his April 2014 cocaine and firearm arrest.

Trick Daddy, whose real name is Maurice Young, had been charged with cocaine possession and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon after he was arrested by Broward Sheriff's Office deputies at his Miramar home.

According to the affidavit, the Broward County Drug Task Force had a "sniff warrant" to search the home and stopped Young as he was leaving in his car.

When deputies searched the home, they found 1g of powder that field tested positive for cocaine, the affidavit said. A 9mm Sig Sauer and a box of ammunition were also found in the home, the affidavit said.

The 40-year-old rapper is best known for his 2001 hit "I'm a Thug." He's released eight records, including his 1997 debut, Based on a True Story, and has collaborated with several artists including Pitbull, Young Jeezy, Rick Ross, Cee Lo Green and Ludacris.



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<![CDATA[Scrabble's New Words Bring the "Lolz"]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 16:42:50 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/scrabble-AP9407080176.jpg

Some people will find a few of the new acceptable Scrabble words “ridic.”

"Lolz", "cakehole," "thanx" and "ridic” are now able to be played in the word game, according to the latest edition of "Collins Official Scrabble Words" published on Thursday.

About 6,500 words were added to the comprehensive Scrabble dictionary, which already contains 250,000 accepted words, NBC News reported.

Words and terms of modern-day culture used to be difficult to pin down for dictionary makers in general, a representative at Collins said. However, technology has made the process a lot easier.

"Dictionaries have always included formal and informal English, but it used to be hard to find printed evidence of the use of slang words," head of language content at Collins Helen Newstead told BBC News. "Now people use slang in social media posts, tweets, blogs, comments, text messages - you name it - so there's a host of evidence for informal varieties of English that simply didn't exist before."

Here’s a few of the new Scrabble words:

Lolz — 13 points
Thanx — 15 points
Lotsa — 18 points
Dench — 11 points
Emoji — 14 points
Sexting — 15 points
PWN — 8 points
Shizzle — 18 points
Twerking — 16 points



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<![CDATA[Dwyane Wade Can't Resist Watching the NBA Playoffs]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 17:32:18 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Meyers+Dwayne+Wade.JPG The Miami Heat didn't make the playoffs, but Dwayne Wade is watching them anyway.

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<![CDATA["Tonight": Duchovny Encounters Manson on "Aquarius"]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 08:31:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Fallon+David+Duchovny.JPG David Duchovny chats with Jimmy Fallon about his NBC series, “Aquarius."

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<![CDATA["Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?"]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 06:58:29 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Fallon+Jeff+Foxworthy.JPG Jeff Foxworthy hosts a special "Tonight Show" edition of "Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader?" with Pitbull and Jimmy Fallon.

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<![CDATA[Tina Fey Was Eric Stonestreet's Improv Teacher]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 09:56:25 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Meyers+Eric+Stonestreet+.JPG Tina Fey was Eric Stonestreet's teacher when he was just an improv student in Chicago.

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Wheel of Musical Impressions With Jamie Foxx]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 07:17:46 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Jamie+Foxx+Still.jpg.jpeg Wheel of Musical Impressions with Jamie Foxx]]> <![CDATA[Grateful Dead Memorabilia Stolen]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 07:03:52 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/210*120/gd+auction+thumb.jpg

More than $75,000 worth of Grateful Dead memorabilia has been stolen from an Illinois auction house, officials say.

Randy Donley, owner of Donley Auction House, said the theft was first discovered last month, more than a week after the Grateful Dead Jubilee Auction had taken place. The items were waiting to be picked up or shipped to their new owners at the time of the theft.

Among the stolen items was a hand painted 1966 Stanley Miller/Alton Kelley Family Dog painting of a skeleton with roses—an image that became a symbol for the Grateful Dead. The iconic piece was valued at an estimated $66,000.

"I think the Stanley Mouse piece would be too famous to be resold," Donley said. "It is a one-of-a-kind. It would be pretty tough to put it on the market again."

Also stolen were six other Grateful Dead posters.

Donley said it’s not clear how exactly the pieces were stolen as the thief managed to evade any surveillance cameras and never set off the building’s alarm.

"It’s a mystery," he said. "There are no clues at this point, I don’t know. I hate to sound so vague but we just don’t know. I’m still in a state of shock. I can’t believe it happened."

While insurance will likely cover some of the costs associated with the theft, Donley said his main goal is to get the pieces back and has offered a reward for their return.

"The intent is not to collect insurance, it’s to return the items and get the items safely returned," he said. “Our true desire is to get the items back.”

Anyone with information on the theft should contact the McHenry County Sheriff's Office at 815-334-4750 or Crime Stoppers of McHenry County at 1-800-762-7867 (STOP).
 



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<![CDATA[Password with Hugh Jackman, Nick Offerman and Susan Sarandon]]> Tue, 19 May 2015 12:56:17 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Fallon+Hugh+Jackman+Interview.JPG

Hugh Jackman and Nick Offerman teamed up against Jimmy Fallon and Susan Sarandon for a hilarious "Tonight Show" version of the famous TV game show “Password.”

In the innuendo-filled game, contestants give each other one-word clue’s in hopes that their partner will guess the secret “password.” If they fail, the opposing team gets a shot at the clue.

The “Wolverine” star went first and had to describe “Dolphin” to his partner Offerman. Jackman hinted the word “flipper” and the “Parks and Rec” actor effortlessly answered correctly.

Next, it was Sarandon’s turn to give the “Tonight Show” host his clue: “oyster.”

“Oh God, this is not easy,” the actress griped.

The Academy Award winner struggled to brainstorm the perfect word, and even resorted to using a little ESP as she stared deeply into Fallon's eyes. It worked.

“Pearl,” Sarandon said.

“Oyster,” Fallon responded.

In the third round, the game intensified as the password “toupee" proved to be hard to describe in one word. Fallon apprehensively said “piece” and Sarandon, confusing it for “peace,” replies “war.”

Luckily for Jackman, adding “rug” to Fallon’s original clue provided enough information for Offerman to guess the hairpiece correctly, and gave their team the lead.

The last clue “feather,” though seemingly easy, also proved difficult for Offerman to characterize in one word, sending the password to team Fallon.

In the end, the host and actress were able to even the game after Fallon responded correctly to Sarandon's clue: "bird."  

“Its a tie!” Fallon wailed. “Then we’re going to have a rematch. You guys have to come back tomorrow night.”

Jackman, who stopped by the show Monday to promote his latest movie "Pan," eagerly accepted the challenge.  The actor also taught Fallon the proper way to eat a Vegemite sandwhich after hearing the host talk "smack" about Australia's famous spread.



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<![CDATA["Late Night": Hargitay's Magical Swift Encounter]]> Tue, 19 May 2015 11:32:40 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Meyers+Mariska+Hargitay.JPG Taylor Swift rescued Mariska Hargitay way before she cast her in her “Bad Blood” video.

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Jimmy Fallon Thanks David Letterman]]> Tue, 19 May 2015 08:24:01 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Fallon+David+Letterman.png Jimmy Fallon takes some time to pay tribute to "Late Show" host David Letterman and wish him well on his retirement.]]> <![CDATA["Password" with Hugh Jackman, Nick Offerman and Susan Sarandon]]> Tue, 19 May 2015 08:20:41 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Fallon+Password+Hugh+Jackman.JPG Jimmy Fallon and Susan Sarandon team up against Hugh Jackman and Nick Offerman in the game Password.

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<![CDATA[Bristol Palin, Marine Fiance Cancel Wedding Plans]]> Tue, 19 May 2015 07:18:26 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/palin-marine-vet-split.jpg

Sarah Palin's daughter Bristol's wedding plans have been called off days before she and her fiance were supposed to get married, her mother said Monday on Facebook.

The change of plans for Bristol Palin and her fiance Dakota Meyer, who had planned on a Saturday ceremony in Kentucky, came after reports last week that Meyer had been previously married as a teen.

"Regarding salacious headlines in recent days about 'secret wives,' Dakota and I discussed our past relationships prior to our engagement. Dakota was legally divorced years ago, as any good reporter could and should have disclosed to readers," the former "Dancing With the Stars" contestant wrote in a message her mother posted to Facebook. 

Her mother, the 2008 Republican vice-presidential nominee, said that the two families would gather in Kentucky anyway Saturday for a barbecue "to celebrate life, in general!"

It wasn't clear what the couple's wedding plans were, or whether the couple themselves would be at the barbecue.



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<![CDATA[Top Celeb Pics: Gracie Awards]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 17:32:21 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP348086688878_Hoda.jpg Check out the latest photos of your favorite celebrities.

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<![CDATA[Louis C.K., Rihanna Headline Wild "SNL" Finale]]> Sun, 17 May 2015 08:34:39 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Louis-CK-SNL-40-16-May-2015-2.jpg

After a year of star-studded celebrations, "Saturday Night Live" slapped an exclamation point on its 40th season.

Louis C.K. waltzed through a minefield of touchy subjects in his opening monologue, eliciting both laughs and gasps from the audience with his irreverently ascerbic brand of humor.

“I do have mild racism," he said. "It's the best I can do, coming out of the 70s. It was a very racist decade. People said racist things all the time, and nobody got offended. The only time somebody got offended if you said something racist in the 70s was if you interrupted somebody, and they'd say, 'Hey, I was about to say something racist!'"

From there, the veteran "SNL" host steered into even deeper waters, comparing his daughters' bickering to the tense political rivalry between Israel and Palestine.

"My kids are like Israel and Palestine, and I'm America," he said. "You share a room! We can't afford another room! So just deal with it!"

And to top it off, C.K. wrapped his routine with a rumination on how everyone in his hometown knew about a local pedophile.

"How do you think I feel?" he said as the audience howled after a particularly stinging joke. "This is my last show, probably."

C.K. skirted even more controversy in another sketch, as he mimicked the voice of a Sprint store manager (Leslie Jones) to stay in her good graces.

"Damn, Brenda, where'd you get those nails did?" his character asks her. "They on fleek."

In a musical opening sketch, Hillary Clinton (Kate McKinnon) visited picnic tables and sandy beaches to make her presidential case to "18-to-25-year-olds," albeit with mixed results.

"I love that tandem bike," she said, running on the beach alongside a pedaling couple (Taran Killam and Vanessa Bayer).

"You're running on the beach in a wool suit," Bayer's character replied. "Aren't you hot?"

"I'm hot for America!" Clinton chirped back.

On "Weekend Update," co-host Michael Che attempted to conduct a hard-hitting interview with Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (Killam) over his alleged role in deflating footballs during the AFC Championship — even if Brady's irrepressible charm softened Che's fellow co-host Colin Jost.

“You’re gonna stop being likeable and answer my questions," Che insisted. "Do you feel any responsibility for the Patriots' million-dollar fine and loss of two draft picks?"

"You know, it's a great question, and I admire your passion," Brady said. "I know my wife does, too."

“Tom, I don't — wait, Giselle talked about me?"

Colin Jost welcomed Resident Young Person Pete Davidson to the "Weekend Update" desk to celebrate Davidson's turning 21.

"I just moved out of my mom's house, because my mom was just driving me crazy," Davidson said.

"You should have talked to her about it," Jost said.

"That's not my style, Colin. I was raised by a woman. When you're raised by a woman, you tell everybody about the problem — except for the person you actually have the problem with."

And in a season 40 finale of his own, Che's high school friend Riblet (Bobby Moynihan) made one more visit to the desk to try and beat Che at his own "jorb."

Rihanna, as always, was peerless in her fifth appearance on the Studio 8H stage. She opened her set with a performance of “Better Have My Money,” the camera angle starting inside a car as she drove away from police and sang simultaneously.

And her performance of "American Oxygen" was backlit by iconic American images of triumph and brutality, from protests and police beatings to space shuttle launches and President Obama’s inauguration.

“SNL” will return in the fall with season number 41, but fans can tide themselves over on May 23, with a repeat showing of the March 28 episode featuring Dwayne Johnson and musical guest George Ezra.



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<![CDATA["SNL" Heralds the Summer of Hillary Clinton]]> Sun, 17 May 2015 06:37:59 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Hillary-Clinton-SNL-Louis-CK-16-May-2015-2.jpg

Summer is only a calendar page away. But nevermind the sunny skies and balmy breezes: the season of straw polls and caucuses has arrived, and Hillary Clinton was in campaign mode on "Saturday Night Live."

In the musical opening sketch, the former senator and secretary of state (portrayed in her latest "SNL" incarnation by a manic, delighftully unhinged Kate McKinnon) took to beaches and sand castles to introduce herself to a younger generation.

"May I have just a moment of your summer? I'm Hillary Clinton and I'm running for president of these United States," said Clinton, clawing at the air, her hands like pincers.

"But that's not for a long time," one (Kenan Thompson) said. "Now it's summer vacation."

"My last vacation was in 1953," she replied. "I played one round of hopscotch with a friend. I found it tedious. Why hop when you can march — straight to the White House."

She then issued her percussive laugh — something like "ah HA HA haaaaaa" — as her mouth curled into a snarling rictus.

She spoke with some kids (Aidy Bryant and Pete Davidson), whose parents remained resolutely against her political aspirations.

"I like your sand castle," she said.

"Thanks," Bryant's character replied. "It's our dream house."

"That's nice. This is my dream house," Clinton said, embracing a massive, sandy model of the White House.

Also on the campaign trail were a few surfers (Kyle Mooney, Jay Pharoah and Beck Bennett).

“Hey there, 18-to-25-year-olds," she said, stiffly hula-twisting up to a surfboard. "How does it hang?”

Blank stares.

"You know what's cool? In two years I'll be 69," Clinton said. (More blank stares). "You like that? Bill told me to tell that to young males."

The former president made a brief appearance himself (in the person of longtime "SNL" impersonator Darrell Hammond), if only to help a young woman (Sasheer Zamata) apply sunscreen.

"Billary Rodham Clinton, what are you doing?" the former first lady hissed at her husband.

"Sorry," Mr. Clinton told Zamata's character. "It's my mom."

The Clintons weren't the only political dynasty to take some flak on Saturday night. On "Weekend Update," co-host Colin Jost skewered Jeb Bush for his fumbled responses to questions related to his brother's record in Iraq.

"Jeb Bush said in an interview this week that, like his brother, he would have authorized the invasion of Iraq," Jost said. "But he wouldn't have done it for the same George did: to capture the genie from Aladdin."

Jost also noted that Jeb Bush faced criticism during a Nevada town hall meeting, where a college student said George W. Bush "created ISIS."

"But that's really not fair," Jost said. "It's more like he co-created it," as a photo of Bush and former Vice President Dick Cheney appeared.



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<![CDATA["Tonight Show" Thank You Notes: "Bachelorette," Doritos]]> Sat, 16 May 2015 06:19:57 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Fallon-Thank-You-Notes-15-May-2015-1080_1200x675_446519875607.jpg Jimmy Fallon pens thank you notes to Verizon, nougat and other things.]]> <![CDATA[WATCH: Jimmy Fallon and Queen Latifah Beatbox]]> Sat, 16 May 2015 07:00:38 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/Queen+Latifah+Jimmy+Fallon+Tonight+15-May-2015.jpg Jimmy Fallon and Queen Latifah make a beatbox loop using an iPad app and sing Bust a Move by Young MC.

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<![CDATA["Real People, Fake Arms" With Snoop Dogg]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 08:05:45 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2015-05-15+at+8.01.53+AM.png Jimmy Fallon shows a clip from "Jacob's Patience," the Canadian soap opera on which he and Snoop Dogg appeared with some unusual-looking arms.]]> <![CDATA["I'm OK!" U2's The Edge Falls Off Stage's Edge]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 10:16:36 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/u2_soldier_field_24.jpg

The Edge says he's fine after he fell off a stage as his band U2 kicked off its world tour in Vancouver on Thursday.

The Irish rock band was in the midst of its encore at the Rogers Arena when the lead guitarist appeared to walk off the edge of the stage, misjudging where it was.

Luckily, he emerged unscathed — mostly, as his Instagram post showed.

"Didn't see the edge, I'm OK!" he said, alongside a photo of his scraped-up arm.

His bandmate, frontman U2, has been on a slow recovery after a bad bike wreck in New York back in November left him with a broken eye socket, elbow and shoulderblade.

His injuries required hours of surgery, and back in January, he said he was concerned he might never be able to play guitar again.

But this month, he got back on a bike with Jimmy Fallon, determined to best his injuries.



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<![CDATA[Musicians, Celebs, "Sesame Street" Honor B.B. King]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 08:43:23 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/AP101209080114.jpg

B.B. King is being hailed in obituaries and tributes across the entertainment world as among greatest blues musicians of all time.

"The world has physically lost not only one of the greatest musical people ever but one of the greatest people ever. Enjoy your eternity," singer Smokey Robinson said, The Associated Press reported.

Eric Clapton thanked King in a video tribute for "all the inspiration and encouragement he gave me as a player over the years, and for the friendship that we enjoyed."

Clapton added that "there's not a lot left to say because this music is almost a thing of the past now, and there are not many left to play it in the pure way that B.B. did."

He encouraged people to listen to the album "B.B. King: Live at the Regal," which, he said, "is where it all really started for me as a young player."

As news of his death spread, many other musicians turned to Twitter and Instagram to grieve the loss of the "King of the Blues."

Rolling Stone magazine has ranked him at sixth on its 2011 list of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time, calling King's playing style "so identifiable, it could be written out."

King’s presence stretched far beyond the music world and President Barack Obama also paid tribute.

"The blues has lost its king, and America has lost a legend," Obama said in a statement. "B.B. King was born a sharecropper's son in Mississippi, came of age in Memphis, Tennessee, and became the ambassador who brought his all-American music to his country and the world. No one worked harder than B.B. No one inspired more up-and-coming artists. No one did more to spread the gospel of the blues.

"Three years ago, Michelle and I hosted a blues concert at the White House. I hadn't expected that I'd be talked into singing a few lines of "Sweet Home Chicago" with B.B. by the end of the night, but that was the kind of effect his music had, and still does. He gets stuck in your head, he gets you moving, he gets you doing the things you probably shouldn't do - but will always be glad you did. B.B. may be gone, but that thrill will be with us forever. And there's going to be one killer blues session in heaven tonight."

Other actors, comedians, athletes and TV personalities reflected on the life of the music legend as well.

"Sesame Street" also said they mourned the loss. 

King died Thursday night at the age 89 in Las Vegas, where he had been in hospice care since early May.



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<![CDATA[Anna Kendrick Not Impressed by Royal Baby]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 07:51:51 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/213*120/473381140.jpg Anna Kendrick tells Seth Meyers she does not buy into the Royal Baby hype.

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<![CDATA["Tonight Show" Hashtags: #IGotBusted]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 07:53:13 -0400 http://media.nbcmiami.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2015-05-15+at+7.39.15+AM.png Jimmy Fallon reads his favorite tweets with the hashtag #IGotBusted on "The Tonight Show." ]]>