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Don McLean ‘American Pie’ Auction Reveals Lost Verse, Expected to Earn $1.5 Million

UPDATE: The manuscript sold for $1.2 million today. Decades after penning “American Pie,” Don McLean is ready to part with the handwritten lyrics for his career-defining hit, and whoever takes ownership of the manuscript will pay handsomely for the privilege. McLean announced his intention to auction the papers in February, telling Rolling Stone that he was motivated by a desire ... Read More »