Photo by Jeremy M. Lange
Moving on up: B.B. King opens DPAC in Durham, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2008
On a Sunday night late in 2008, B.B. King opened the Bull City's new Durham Performing Arts Center, becoming the venue's first headliner. (You can read the review here.
) King went on to play DPAC two more times—June 3, 2011, and April 21, 2013. King died Thursday night
, four months shy of his 89th birthday.