It's been four weeks since hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace began their cyberterrorism campaign

Brad Pitt was called to perform his civic duty but was then deemed too distracting to pull through!

Lady Gaga splashes on MJ memorabilia

2012-12-03 16:07
 
Lady Gaga
Los Angeles - Costumes worn by Michael Jackson has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars at an auction, and Lady Gaga was among the collectors of these items.

Gaga took to her Twitter profile on Sunday to say that she bought 55 pieces in the auction administered by Julien's Auctions.

She wrote:

Auctioneer Darren Julien said the jacket Jackson wore during his Bad tour fetched $240 000. Two of Jackson's crystal-encrusted gloves sold for more than $100 000 each, as did other jackets and performance costumes.

The auction featuring the collection of Jackson's longtime costume designers Dennis Tompkins and Michael Bush raised more than $5m. Some proceeds benefited Guide Dogs of America and Nathan Adelson Hospice of Las Vegas.

- SAPA

Read more on:    lady gaga  |  michael jackson  |  music  |  auction  |  celebrities

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
2 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
 

Recent News

South African born actor and family member of anti-apartheid activist Helen Suzman, Dame Janet Suzman, made headlines this week with a controversial racial remark. Read More »

Police in Los Angeles have opened an official inquiry into sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby. Read More »

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.