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BB King performs at Club Nokia on November 11, 2011 in Los Angeles (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP)
BB King performs at Club Nokia on November 11, 2011 in Los Angeles (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP)
In this Aug. 22, 2012 photograph, an 86-year-old B.B. King "listens" as an audience of several hundred people sing with him at the 32nd annual B.B. King Homecoming, a concert on the grounds of an old cotton gin where he worked as a teenager many years ago, in Indianola, Miss. Now the place_ the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center _ is a monument to him and the blues. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
President Barack Obama, left, helps B.B. King, right, on stage to perform during the White House Music Series saluting Blues Music in recognition of Black History Month, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Eric Clapton hugs B.B. King during the Crossroads Guitar Festival Saturday, June 26, 2010 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)
In this Feb. 21, 2012, file photo B.B. King, left, and Buddy Guy perform during the White House Music Series saluting Blues Music in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Guy said Friday, May 15, 2015, that he hopes all guitar players remember B.B. King as "the greatest guitar player that ever lived." The 89-year-old King died late Thursday at home in Las Vegas. Guy said that he and King had been friends since they met in a Chicago blues club in 1958 and that King "bent the strings on a guitar like no one else." (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)