Prince Retains Most Extensive Record Ever Sold Honor


Prince retains the record for the most extensive record every sold for his "Black Album" which sold for a $15,000, despite reports that the record had been broken, according to Discogs.

They sent over the following details: Discogs advanced news to a small number media outlets confirming that a test pressing of Billy Yeager's 301 Jackson Street had sold for $18,000 that was slated to announce [Thursday] morning, but as we all know, you cannot dethrone Prince.

At approximately 7pm EDT on Tuesday 22 March, the transaction had been determined to be a breach of Discogs' Terms Of Service after exhaustive research by Community Engagement Specialist, Aaron Marquez.

Founder and CEO, Kevin Lewandowski states, "Discogs' priority will always be preserving the integrity of our user-built database With hundreds of thousands of contributors, buyers, and sellers, putting their trust in our community, Discogs' mission will continue to be built on the love of music, not the duplicitous nature of the hustle." We've updated our Most Expensive Records Sold for January 2017 to reflect Röyksopp's Melody A.M. clocking in at $8,034.81. The rest of the Top 30 Most Expensive Records and Kevin's entire statement is on the Discogs Blog here.


Prince Music, DVDs, Books and more

Prince T-shirts and Posters

More Prince News

Share this article
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article

Related Stories

• Janelle Monae Worked With Prince On Forthcoming

• Prince's Family Denied Investigative Death Data By Authorities

• Justin Timberlake Talks Prince Tribute During Super Bowl Halftime Show

• Prince Tribute Highlight's Justin Timberlake Super Bowl Halftime Show

• Previously Unreleased Prince Recordings and Video Part Of Tribute

• Vic Mensa Explains His Prince-Inspired 'Slave' Tattoo

• Prince's Last Year The Focus Of New Documentary 2017 In Review

• Shania Twain Reveals Fears Of Working With Prince 2017 In Review

• Prince's Music Reached Almost 5 Million Streams In Two Days 2017 In Review

• Bon Jovi Star Pens Music For Princess Dianna Musical

More Stories for Prince

Prince Music

Follow Us:

Contact Us - Privacy - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2018 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.