GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Statistics About The Most Expensive Records

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""Ring of Fire: The Best of June Carter Cash" holds the record for the most expensive vinyl record ever sold at $350,000."

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"A test pressing of The Beatles "White Album" is the second most expensive vinyl ever sold, going for $790,000."

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"The third most expensive vinyl, Elvis Presley's 'My Happiness', sold for $ 300,000."

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"The Quarrymen’s "That’ll Be the Day/In Spite of All the Danger" is the most expensive 7-inch record ever sold, fetching a price of $112,000."

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"A copy of "Do I Love You (Indeed I Do)"/"Sweeter as The Days Go By" by Frank Wilson became the most expensive Northern Soul record ever sold at $39,294."

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"Aphex Twin's "Caustic Window" Test Pressing is ranked among the most expensive records ever, with a price tag of approximately $46,300."

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"A rare version of "Music for Supermarkets" by Jean Michel Jarre was one of the most expensive vinyl records ever sold at around $14,000."

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"The Sex Pistols' "God Save The Queen" 7-inch single sold for approximately $16,000 making it one of the most expensive punk rock records ever."

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"An extremely rare, sealed copy of Pink Floyd's "The Wall" sold for about $3,000."

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"A mono copy of David Bowie's "Ziggy Stardust" went for $5,000."

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"The Beatles “Yesterday and Today” album, in particular, a rare 1966 'Butcher' cover version was sold for nearly $125,000."

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"The Beatles' "Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band" (signed by all four Beatles) was sold at auction for $175,000."

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"A rare acetate recording of The Velvet Underground and Nico fetched $25,200 at an auction."

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""Once Upon a Time in Shaolin" by Wu-Tang Clan is the most expensive record ever sold in hip-hop, being purchased for $2,000,000."

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"A signed copy of Bob Dylan's "Blowin' in the Wind" fetched $20,000 at an auction."

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"A factory-sealed copy of Prince’s "Black Album" is valued at around $27,500."

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"Led Zeppelin's "Led Zeppelin" (Turquoise-Lettered cover) was auctioned off for around $5,000."

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"A copy of Nirvana's "Bleach" (original Sub Pop, red and white vinyl) is valued at $2,500."

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"A copy of Oasis' "Cigarettes and Alcohol" (Demo) can be found selling for up to $1,500, making it one of the expensive Britpop records sold."

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