Kim Seok-ok Can Really Sing For A Long Long Very Long Extremely Long OMG Are You Done Yet? Time

Sunday, June 21, 2009

Let this be a lesson to those who think they can out-karaoke us -- you can't.

A Korean woman has set a Guinness world record for the longest time spent singing continuously. The Korea Record Institute, the agency in charge of arranging Guinness record registrations in Korea, said Tuesday that Kim Seok-ok, 54, a singer and poet, set a new world record by singing a total of 1,283 tunes in 76 hours and 7 minutes. The previous title holder was Marcus LaPratt of the U.S. who sang for 75 hours in August 2007.