Rema is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and rapper. He rose to stardom after releasing the song “Dumebi”. Rema started his music career in churches with Alpha P. In 2018.
Rema posted a viral freestyle on Instagram to D’Prince’s track “Gucci Gang.
Why is Rema so famous?
Rema 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, and led the U.S. Afrobeats Songs for a record-setting 41 weeks.
Rema signed a record deal with D’Prince’s Jonzing World, a subsidiary of Mavin Records owned by record producer Don Jazzy, in 2019. He went on to release his self-titled debut EP “Rema” in 2019, which peaked at number 1 on Apple Music Nigeria.
In addition, He was nominated for the awards alongside Burna Boy and Wizkid, they were the only Nigerian artists nominated for the awards edition of 2020. Rema’s track Woman reached number fifteen on World Digital Song Sales.