You would think it would be a Beatles or Elvis record – nope. By far the most expensive record ever sold is this 2015 album by Wu-Tang Clan, of which this is the one and only copy ever produced.
The buyer turned out to be the controversial Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli, he paid the asking price of $2 million (approx. £1.5 million) to become its owner, which didn’t go down too well with some fans.
As entertaining as all this is, by far the best thing about the original sale was the fact that the Wu-Tang included a clause which might well be the best thing anyone has ever had written into a legally binding contract. See below: