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.
Ibrahim Earth Angel demonstrates tremendous emcee skills by rapping 206
words with a British accent in 30 seconds, a new universal record.
Earth Angel kicked the flow on August 29, 2008 at the Burning Man
festival in Black Rock City, Nevada. Playa Book of Records Executive
Committee members Dan Rollman and Steve Payonzeck were on hand to
document the record and count the words.
I’m a ground breaker listen to my baseline shake ya I’m a pace
maker so you can take a couple of beats you can take a minim rest to
catch your breath and all that’s left is to proceed with the earthquake
this is a mic check as the DJ cues up dubs on each deck my mind drifts
back in retrospect to my rehearsal and the ninety-nine mics I wrecked I
make studios look like war zones when they’re strewn with the shattered
shells of microphones I crack metal with my dulcet tones and my poetry
confounds all attempts by MC clones these MC clones will try cloning but
when I step up on the mic I’m owning my defense is full press I’m not
zoning I’m sharp like a samurai sake like a ronin I’m undertoning I used
to get teenage kicks but now I’m older and I’m still sounding sick and
I’m surrounded by MCs who got their arses kicked and I can guarantee
that none of them are half as quick I be still spitting I’m bringing the
beat until your head starts splitting the marks I’m hitting the bass I’m
pounding so make some noise and tell me how I’m sounding.
BeatboxerAdam Matta delivered 17 different vocal instruments in a
4-beat measure, a new world record. The tempo of the performance was
approximately 86 BPM.
Matta performed the feat at a World Record Appreciation Society
event in New York City on February 11, 2009. It took place at
Pianos, a Lower East Side bar. Dan Rollman was present to time and
count the instruments.
INSTRUMENTS BEATBOXED: kick drum, floor tom, mid-tom, hi-tom, hi-hat,
808 snare, horn hit ‘sample’, vocal scratch/turntable, inward hand clap
snare, upright bass, trumpet, metal guitar, truck horn, trap snare roll,
vocal bass, throat singing, crash cymbal.
Derek Simmons, who releases albums under the alias of Force One
Networkz, has recorded and released 17 indie hip hop albums so
far in 2009. He has three more scheduled for release before the end of
Reggie Watts said 12 fortune cookie sayings in two minutes over a
live, self-generated soundtrack. Watts created a live, looping
multi-track vocal beat using only his mouth before he began the