There were 17,350 Michael Jackson items listed on eBay in the 18 hours after his death was announced. This accounts for 93% of 18,680 total active MJ listings on eBay.com.
Over 5,000 MJ items sold during this same 18 hours.
This is 5,000% to 10,000% more than the average number of MJ items sold in the beginning of June.
See the most watched auctions for Michael Jackson memorabilia.
The Thriller LP is particularly hot.