The Detroit born blues guitarist/singer first came to national attention in 2008 when his recordings of “Jack me Up” and “Frankie and Johnnie” were featured on HBO’s smash hit series “True Blood”. King Followed his t.v. debut with a live performance at the world famous Whiskey-a-go-go. Legendary Motown producer/arranger Sylvester Rivers saw video of the show on Youtube. He then brought King into the studio with a dream team rhythm section comprised of fellow Detroit native’s Ray Parker Jr.