Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Prince handwritten lyrics, $150,986, RR Auction

Prince handwritten lyrics, $150,986, RR Auction

Recent Auction Results from Near & Far
By Ken Hall

Prince handwritten lyrics, $150,986, RR AuctionThe handwritten lyrics to the late entertainer Prince’s song Nothing Compares 2 U, from the collection of Prince’s former assistant Therese Stoulil, sold for $150,986 in a Marvels of Modern Music auction held June 17-24 by RR Auction in Boston, MA. Also, an Allman Brothers signed publicity photograph went for $81,515; Bob Dylan’s handwritten lyrics for Like a Rolling Stone fetched $73,73,943; and a Buddy Holly and Richie Valens signed 45 rpm record made $20,140.