the police, u2 and perhaps fender's best known fan, eric clapton. clapton among so many performers who still today make their music on a fender. ♪ >> just thought i would follow the music. how are you? >> reporter: founded by leo fender nearly 70 years ago, 300 workers still making them, carving, and painting their famous guitars. and then, fine tuning if you will. from john mayer to the performers behind katy perry at the super bowl, all of them would have made leo fender proud. dave on the line for 25 years. >> this is not leaving california. it's just not. >> reporter: rosemary, 19 years. >> they're all hand made and we all put our hearts into it every day. it's very rewarding. >> reporter: and perhaps it was one of rosemary's guitars they had me play. >> don't you feel cooler already which is hard for you, i know. >> reporter: taught me the basics. ♪ >> three chords and the truth, david, you're there. >> what's wrong with this picture? ♪ we got some news tonight. >> reporter: my first time on a fender with three words in mind in that facto
and eric clapton. >> i thank him from the bottom of my heart. >> that singular voice, defining the blues. ♪ yeah ♪ >> taking a final bow there, b.b. king remembered tonight. i'll see you for "20/20." until then, good night. this is "celebrity jeopardy!" please welcome our special guests. known for his outrageous blend of magic and comedy, his act with partner teller is a las vegas staple. here's magician and illusionist... [ applause ] seen by tv viewers on shows such as "project runway" and "design star," hers is the leading lifestyle brand sold in stores worldwide.
he clab rated with eric clapton on riding with the king. and with u2 with love comes to town. ♪ when love came to town ♪ >> reporter: and in 2012 at the white house with a cast of all-stars. and president obama singing a blew bluesy song. ♪ sweet home chicago ♪ >> reporter: given the presidential medal of freedom and elect odd the hall of fame. he was a consummate artist. able to climb inside the deepest blues imaginable. ♪ for "good morning america," chris connelly and, new york. >> man worthy of the title legend. musicians all over the world tweeting out tribute this is morning. including this b.b., anyone could play a thousand notes and never say what you said in one. that from lenny kravitz. >>> i want to address news you may have seen about me. over the last several years, i have made dozens of donations to charities, including the clinton foundation. they were a matter of public record. i should have made additional disclosures on air when we covered the foundation. i now believe directing personal donations to that foundati
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