On a recent Instagram post, Queen’s legendary guitarist Brian May shared his feelings after selected as the best guitarist in the world by Total Guitar magazine three days ago and explained how it feels like to be the best in the world.

Even after three days passed, Brian seems like he is still living in the moment. Brian stated that he is still speechless and happy about this result. Also, he reacted to the fans’ arts which were made after being the best guitarist in the world and showed his gratitude to the fans.

As of writing this, Brian’s post reached around 80K likes less than four hours and still rising. Furthermore, the fans headed to the comment section to share their reaction.

Here is what Brian May said:

Still speechless! But I’m happy I can inspire such works in talented people. Keep swiping, folks, to share some gems – and sometimes I feel some of you artists know me in ways that I don’t know myself.

Thanks for the lovely compliments. Thanks, Sarah Rugg for finding some of these – and the second artwork in this series is by Elisa Kent – lovely! If I missed any other credits off please tell me. 💥💥💥💥 And big thanks to you readers of Total Guitar for voting me to #1!”

A fan named Lila added this comment:

“Congratulations again, Bri! You’re a legend!”

Another fan named Joe Tutt wrote:

“Couldn’t have happened to a nicer bloke. Well deserved. An inspiration to almost every living rock guitarist in one way or another. Pushed boundaries and kept on going.”

You can check out the post below.