Estate sale held at late rock legend Leon Russell's Middle Tennessee home
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Fans can own a piece of history this weekend during an estate sale for rock legend Leon Russell's Mt. Juliet home.
Phase I of the sale launched on Thursday and will continue from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Phase II of the sale is slated for Thursday thru Saturday next week.
The sale is being run by Dogwood Estate Sales and will be held next to Russell's home located at 116 Clark Drive in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee. Items were moved to his secondary residence for the sale since his primary residence is being placed on the market for sale.
Russell's career spanned over 50 years until his death in 2016. Russell died Nashville at the age of 74.
Russell was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2011, introduced by legend Elton John, who called Russell his idol.
Also a member of the Songwriters Hall of Fame, Russell collaborated with everyone from the Beach Boys to Bob Dylan, the Rolling Stones and Elton John.
According to Dogwood Estates, "Phase I of the sale (May 24th-26th) will include Furniture, household items, clothing, Ornate antique furniture, African masks, drums, beaded chairs. Phase II will be held May 31st-June 2nd and will have musical equipment, lots of keyboards, more furniture, more outdoor decor. "