Michael Jackson Auction Raises $5 Million, Lady Gaga Buys 55 Items
December 3rd, 2012 11:07am EST
A Michael Jackson auction raised a staggering $5 million dollars for charity - and Lady Gaga was a big spender.
Items ranging from the jacket Jackson wore on the cover of his Bad album to his famous crystal-encrusted gloves went under the hammer. The jacket sold for $250,000 and the gloves hit $100,000 a piece.
According to Rolling Stone, pop star Lady Gaga was the high bidder on 55 items. She said the items will be "archived and expertly cared for in the spirit and love of Michael Jackson, his bravery and fans worldwide."
Some proceeds from the auction will be given to several charities, such as Guide Dogs of America and Nathan Adelson Hospice of Las Vegas.
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