M ichael Jackson, who reportedly earned $275 million posthumously over the past year, which is more than Lady Gaga, Jay-Z and Madonna pulled in combined, doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. Hundreds of previously “unseen” images of Michael Jackson have been unearthed and will be release in a 208-page book titled, Michael Jackson: The Auction, will be published by Thames & Hudson on November 15.
Photographer Arno Bani captured the photos during a secret photo shoot in July of 1999. The photos were bypassed by Michael’s record company for the cover of his Invincible album in 2001, the last studio album he recorded before his death. “Nothing of this extraordinary cache of images has ever been seen by the public – until now,” said a spokesman for Thames & Hudson. More photos after the click: