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New Orleans 'twerks' into the record books

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

The City of New Orleans holds a new world record.

It is now home to the world's largest group “twerk.”

Big Freedia lead a crowd of 405 at the Central City Festival on Saturday to break a world twerking record, The Advocate reports.

Bounce artist Big Freedia, the stage name of Freddie Ross, and 405 others simultaneously twerked into the record books at the festival.

The Central City record breaks the previous mark of 358 twerkers at a Big Freedia show in New York.

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