This achievement was made by BSMG, a group of musicians that also includes Victor Oluwafemi, also known as Lordveejay, Komiti Obakpororo, Nwaizu Emmanuel (also known as Emrysmanuel), Aghughu Jeffrey Eraze, also known as Testii, Olatunji Jayesimi (also known as D’spirit), Oyeyemi Olaide (also known as Skechy wonder; Abdulkareem Adama (aka ABK tha emperor); Balogun Alaba (aka Alabama); Gideon Ene better known as Cobby; Egbulugha Chinedu (aka Scotty); Oluwole Temitope popularly known as Enzzyboi.
Abolade Onafuye (aka Abolade Bobby); Ajayi Martin (aka Marteenoh); Imorji Micheal (aka COT); Oyeneye Akeem, also known as Larkim; Njoku Michael (aka Wordplay Michael); Peace Effiong (aka Peddygree); Aisha Hameed (aka Reespect); Daniel Williams (aka Danchyke); Emmanuel Olamide (aka Yvng Twinkler); Ayomide Oluwaseyi, popularly known as Samiie Fxz; Shina Emmanuel (aka Momentum); Ajao Damilola (aka TRILOGY); Osuji Chinyere (aka Dachi); Usifo Moses (aka Mouzies); Marvellous Ibitoye (aka Marvell grey); Williams Chukwudi (aka El-the creator) and Tarcisio Cozzi, better known as Cozzi were among the artists who made history at the Guinness World Record.
Hawwal, a well-known actor who has appeared in popular TV series like Jenifa’s Diary and Moms at War, as well as commercials and TV shows throughout Africa, explained that the goal was to showcase and promote Nigerian artists and their music on a global platform like the Guinness World Records.
He said achieving the new record with 29 other skilled artists who performed continuously on various musical instruments for 40 hours and 19 minutes was no small feat. He expressed the group’s happiness in attaining the new milestone.
“I am happy that the aim was indeed achieved. I intend to support local artists from within my community and give them a platform to express their creativity. It took us about three months to plan.” The adjudication stage took a while until we eventually got the approval and we began processing for the certificate. We were resilient to the very end and we are happy that it is a success story today. We held the recording session at Sambol Production Studio in Lagos and we thank God that this has projected us to the world,”