KFIX Rock News: Autographed Beatles Album Sells For Nearly 10 Times Expected Price

beatlesinA copy of The Beatles’ “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” album autographed by all four band members was expected to sell for $30,000.

It sold Saturday for $290,500.

The previous record for a signed Beatles album was $150,000 for a copy of “Meet The Beatles”.

Among the other items that sold during the same auction include an “Abbey Road” display cover signed by John Lennon that brought in $7,812.50.

The same “Abbey Road” cover signed only by George Harrison sold for $5,626.25, and a copy with just Paul McCartney’s signature that went for $1,375.

Heritage Auctions of Dallas says the winning bidder was an anonymous Midwest collector bidding online.

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The Associated Press contributed to this story.

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