Lot #5398
Michael Jackson: The Life of an Icon (30) Documents Signed

Unique archive from the making of Michael Jackson: The Life of an Icon
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Estimate: $200+

Description

Unique archive from the making of Michael Jackson: The Life of an Icon

Archive of 30 one-page release forms for appearances in the 2011 documentary film Michael Jackson: The Life of an Icon, produced by David Gest, signed by participants in the project. Signers include: David Gest and Smokey Robinson; Tito Jackson; Katherine Jackson; Dexter Wansel; Billy Paul; Russell Thompkins; Leon Huff; Kenny Gamble; Weldon A. McDougal; Kim Weston; Martha Reeves; Bobby Taylor; Abdul 'Duke' Fakir; Nickolas Ashford; Valerie Simpson; Eddie Floyd; Patricia Houston (signed on behalf of Whitney); Don Black; Brenda Holloway; Peabo Bryson; Eddie Holland; Brian Holland; Lamont Dozier; Chris Wansel; Jimmy Ruffin; Ronnie Rancifer; Reynaud Jones; Robert Hite; Michael May; and Ron Alexenburg. In overall fine condition. The film features early footage of Jackson plus many interviews with family members—including his mother, Katherine, and brother, Tito—plus artists who knew him, including several Motown legends. A unique, behind-the-scenes archive of numerous figures in Jackson's personal and professional life.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Marvels of Modern Music
  • Dates: #611 - Ended June 24, 2021