Rema is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and rapper. He is best known internationally for his 2022 hit single “Calm Down”, the remix of which, with Selena Gomez, peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100.
For his incredible performances on his “Rave and Roses” World Tour, The Scoove Africa ranked Rema the 2023 Best Stage Performer In Nigeria, noting that “the young artist has stepped up his performance game.
Where was Rema born and brought up?
The Nigerian Musician grew up singing and rapping while in secondary school, Rema was born into a highly spiritual Christian family in Benin City, Edo State Nigeria. His father and elder brother are deceased, and Rema was left to look after his mother.
Rema received an award on stage during his London concert as his songs achieved 1 billion streams worldwide. Rema signed a record deal with D’Prince’s Jonzing World, a subsidiary of Mavin Records owned by record producer Don Jazzy, in 2019.