Nigerian afrobeats legend, Femi Kuti was accounted for to have broken the world record a week ago for “the longest ceaseless note on a saxophone utilizing the roundabout breathing strategy” as he played for 46mins 38secs. Notwithstanding, the festival was discovered to be untimely as one Van Burchfield from the USA had played for 47 mins.
Femi Kuti has however now broken that record to end up plainly the world record holder for “the longest persistent note on a saxophone utilizing the roundabout breathing technique”. He declared the new record of 51 mins 35 secs on his Twitter page:
@femiakuti broke the record today. 51 minutes, 35 seconds.
And I was there! pic.twitter.com/uuvAEJEUl4
— Lola Shoneyin (@lolashoneyin) May 14, 2017