This is just about the least surprising news we’ve heard all week, but in case you had any doubts a official document was filed this week, revealing the Queen of England’s cause of death was old age. She passed at 3:10 PM local time on September 8 at Balmoral Castle in Scotland at the age of 96. READ MORE.
Mark Zuckerburg’s Little League baseball card hit the auction block earlier this week and sold for over $100k. The authenticated card, displaying a photo of an 8-year-old Zuckerberg and his autograph, sold for $105,000 at an auction on Wednesday. The buyer apparently also paid a 15% premium on the closing price for a total of $120,750. READ MORE.
Phil Collins and his Genesis bandmates are the latest to cash in on their music rights which they sold for $300m. This sale includes rights to their publishing copyrights, recorded music revenue streams, and masters. We’re seeing this more and more often especially with these classic rock artists. Earlier this year Bruce Springsteen sold his music catalog for half a billion dollars. READ MORE.