Renowned Ghanaian sound engineer and music producer, Zapp Mallet, found himself in hot waters after expressing doubts about Afua Asantewaa Aduonum’s ability to break the Guinness World Record for the longest singing marathon.
As Asantewaa embarked on this ambitious journey, receiving widespread support from notable figures in the Ghanaian entertainment scene, Zapp Mallet took a different stance, casting doubt on her chances of success.
Zapp took to his X page to share his thoughts on the ongoing singing marathon and questioned Asantewaa’s strategy and vocal capabilities, he remarked, “Even professional singers won’t attempt a feat like this without a voice coach around to be coaching what to do. No strategy. Just play, I will sing.”
He went on to express concern about her voice, suggesting she needed guidance to avoid fatigue and maintain pitch.
These remarks quickly ignited a backlash from netizens, who expressed disappointment in Zapp Mallet’s unexpected skepticism.