Femi Kuti sets new world record for the longest single note on a Saxophone

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 09: Nigerian musician Femi Kuti performs on stage with The Positive Force at KOKO on May 9, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Andy Sheppard/Redferns via Getty Images)

Last night, Sunday May 7, 2017, Nigerian music legend, Femi Kuti set a new world record at the New Afrikan Shrine. Femi Kuti broke the world record for the longest single note on a saxophone note with a stunning 46 minutes and 38 seconds.

The previous record was set at 45 minutes and 37 seconds in 1997 by Kenny G.
The record breaking performance was witnessed by a large audience that included Senator Ben Murray-Bruce, the deputy high commissioners of Netherlands and the United Kingdom.
The 54-year-old musician confirmed the world record via his twitter account as music lovers have joined on the Nigerians in congratulating him.