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Longest Freestyle Rap

15:02 United States

Marcus Morgan AKA Magnum Opus performed a freestyle rap non-stop for 13 hours, 30 minutes and 23.00 seconds. He set the record at the back office room of The Old Miami in Detroit, Michigan. Learn more about Marcus on his Twitter and Facebook accounts.

Fastest Guitar Player

06:10 United States

John Taylor played "Flight of the Bumblebee" on his guitar at 600 BPM.

Fastest Time To Play Every Note On A Guitar

00:52 United States

Most Times Asking "Where Are My Glasses?" To Someone Tuning A Guitar In 30 Seconds

00:49 United States

Mick Cullenasked Carl Cutler “Where are my glasses?” 28 times during a live broadcast of WRLR 98.3 FM’sSubterraneanshow in Round Lake Heights, Illinois. This record was one of 16 URDB records broken during the show’s attempt to set a new record for Most URDB World Records Broken During A Live Radio Show[].

Most People Bending High Notes On Electric Guitars At Once In A Toyota Prius

00:50 United States

This record was set as part of Prius Records, a two-day event streamed live on the Internet. In a 48-hour period, URDB officials adjudicated 200 Prius-related world records. This was the most records ever documented in a 48-hour window, a world record in and of itself. The event took place in Los Angeles, California on March 30th and 31st, 2011. See all the records set at the event here.

Most Plates Spun On Feet While Playing Electric Guitar

02:02 Malaysia

Norzamri Bin spun one plate on his foot while playing the guitar.

Highest Concert Performed In The United States

04:42

Chris Carraba of Dashboard Confessional performed a concert on top of Pikes Peak Mountain in Colorado at 14,111 feet above sea level. The concert was performed to raise funds for The Love Hope Strength Foundation[].

Most Metallica Guitar Riffs Played In One Minute

01:38 United States

Braden Harris played eight Metallica guitar riffs in one minute. Riffs performed: 1. Through the Never 2. Blackened 3. Holier Than Thou 4. Enter Sandman 5. Seek amp; Destroy 6. For Whom The Bell Tolls 7. That Was Just Your Life 8. One

Most Jimi Hendrix Guitar Riffs Played In One Minute

01:14 United States

Jon Shriver played 11 Jimi Hendrix guitar riffs in one minute. Shriver set the record at a World Record Appreciation Society event held at Joe’s Pub in New York City. Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson were present as witnesses. Riffs performed: 1. Purple Haze 2. Voodoo Chile 3. Machine Gun 4. Who Knows 5. Hey Baby 6. Hear My Train 7. Midnight Lightning 8. Little Wing 9. Spanish Castle Magic 10. Freedom 11. In From The Storm [#WRAS19][]

Most Led Zeppelin Guitar Riffs Played In One Minute

01:11 United States

Jon Shriver played 14 Led Zeppelin guitar riffs in one minute. He used a Gibson SG to accomplish the feat. Shriver set the record at a World Record Appreciation Society event held at Joe’s Pub in New York City. Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson were present as witnesses. Riffs performed: 1. Stairway to Heaven 2. Thank You 3. Over the Hills and Far Away 4. Dazed and Confused 5. The Lemon Song 6. How Many More Times 7. Moby Dick 8. The Rover 9. Bring It On Home 10. Communication Breakdown 11. Whole Lotta Love 12. Immigrant Song 13. Heartbreaker 14. The Ocean [#WRAS15][]

Shortest Late-Night Talk Show

04:50

Conan O’Brien hosted a late-night talk show that lasted two minutes, 52.40 seconds.

Longest Time To Balance American Flag On Chin While Listening To 'God Bless The USA'

04:13 Canada

Doug McManaman balanced a pole that held a 3 x 5.5 foot American Flag[] on his chin for 58.38 seconds while listening to Lee Greenwood[]’s God Bless the USA. RecordSetterBook01

Most Plays Of A Single Song In iTunes

00:27 United States

Park L. has listened to a song 4,294,944,987 times in iTunes.

Most Middle C Notes Played On Pianos At Once

01:12 United States

20 members of Wieden Kennedy’s Team Maroon played the middle C note on 23 different pianos at once. The record was set in Portland, Oregon on April 1, 2010 at the agency’s 28th annual Founders’ Dayparty.RecordSetter co-foundersDan Rollman and Corey Henderson were on hand to preside over the event. [#FD28][]

Most People To Dive Into A Pool While Singing "Poker Face" And Wearing A Flipper

00:27 United States

Sierra Dwyer and three of her friends (“The Beppes”) dove into a pool at the same time while singing "Poker Face" by Lady Gaga and each wearing one flipper.

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