NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – You can soon own a piece of music history.
More than 1,000 items owned by Janet Jackson are about to hit the auction block.READ MORE: Burleson Police Department Asks For Prayers After Officer Kevin Cordell Shot In Line Of Duty
CBS2 got a sneak preview of the event Monday at the Hard Rock Cafe in Times Square.READ MORE: 100+ Pounds Drugs Seized From Teenage Drug Smugglers At Southern Border
Some of the items up for grabs include Jackson’s original multi-platinum record awards for the albums Janet and Control, and a collection of iconic clothes and costume pieces.
The three-day event will be happening this weekend, for Jackson’s birthday. All proceeds will go to Compassion International, a child-advocacy agency.MORE NEWS: Sister Of North Texas Woman Killed By Death Row Inmate Quintin Jones Wants His Life Spared
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