Elton John with his Gucci metallic blue tracksuit
Elton John, Billie Eilish, Cher, U2 & Many More: MusiCares Auction Items Announced
MusiCares and Julien's Auctions have announced a stunning list of marquee items to be sold at MusiCares' Charity Auction on Wednesday, Sept. 9, but you can place your advance bids today. You can peruse the entire array of auction offerings in Julien's handy online flipbook.
Highlights of the extensive auction include Barbra Streisand’s Caftan Worn in Meet the Fockers; Billie Eilish’s Signed Fender California Coast Ukulele; U2’s Bono’s Handwritten and Signed Lyrics to "Love Is Bigger Than Anything In Its Way"; Cher’s Black and Silver Crystal and Stone Encrusted Jacket; Elton John’s Gucci Metallic Blue Tracksuit; Bun B's signed baseball cap with jersey and more.
Guitar aficionados will also want to check out autographed guitars from ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons, Carlos Santana, Depeche Mode, KISS' Gene Simmons, Hans Zimmer, Keith Urban, Rascal Flatts, Shawn Mendes and Willie Nelson. Fans can even bid on a Gibson SG Standard '61 in vintage cherry signed by both Led Zeppelin's Robert Plant and Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi.
Additional items offered by artists, athletes and entertainers include Bee Gees, Rolling Stones' Bill Wyman, Billy Idol, Blake Shelton, The Killers' Brandon Flowers, Carole King, Chrissie Hynde, Coldplay, Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr., Eric Clapton, Joan Jett, John Stamos, Nicole Kidman, Ozzy Osbourne, Patti Smith, Peyton Manning, Rhett Atkins, Rick Fox, Sir Tom Jones, Snoop Dogg, Thomas Rhett, Tom Petty, Tom Waits and more.
The charity auction will benefit MusiCares and their ongoing efforts to provides aid to artists and music community professionals in times of need. Designated lots will share proceeds with MusiCares and the Grand Ole Opry Trust Fund and the Petty Family Foundation.
The auction takes place Sept. 9 in Beverly Hills and online at Juliens's Auctions website with advance online bidding starting Aug. 17.