Julien’s to stage 3-day Janet Jackson auction in May

Julien’s three-day auction event will be held on Janet Jackson’s birthday weekend, May 14-16, in Beverly Hills. Image courtesy of Julien’s Auctions

LOS ANGELES – Julien’s Auctions will auction treasures from the remarkable career of Janet Jackson in a three-day sale that will conclude on the pop diva’s birthday, May 16.

On offer will be a cascade of items amassed by Jackson over her four-decade career. Over 1,000 objects will be presented by Julien’s Auctions in this special event.

One of the highly anticipated moments of the auction will be the sale of some of Jackson’s most spectacular costumes worn in her iconic music videos and tour and television performances.

The dynamic collection spanning across Jackson’s remarkable 40-year plus career includes influential and historical music video attire such as the original “Rhythm Nation jacket” from Jackson’s 1989 award-winning musical film-short and an array of costumes and memorabilia from each of her record-breaking world tours. The range of items also includes outfits from her live television performances and events such as the Oscars and NAACP Image Awards.

The auction will commence on Friday, May 14.