Rema’s ‘Calm Down’ Breaks Streaming Record for Nigerian Music on YouTube.

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A song by Nigerian singer Divine Ikubor aka Rema has become the number-one Afrobeat song on Youtube.

This is the one called ‘Calm Down’ which has been on YouTube for 11 months and has been watched by 355 million people.

This made it the first Afrobeat song from this post by CKay titled ‘Love Nwatiti Remix’ featuring Joeboy and Kuami Eugene. This one was watched by 354 million.

The accompanying music video, directed by fast-rising filmmaker DK, features Rema showcasing his soft vocals and charisma against a visually stunning backdrop.

Since its release, ‘Calm Down’ has been met with widespread critical acclaim, with fans praising its infectious beat and relatable lyrics.

The song’s message of self-reflection and inner peace has resonated with listeners, leading to an outpouring of support and skyrocketing streaming numbers.

Apart from ‘Calm Down’, which was first performed by Rema alone, it has also been viewed many times, when he performed it again with Selena Gomez, it has also been viewed a lot because it has reached more than 260 million views.

Rema and Selena Gomez Calm Down Remix Music Video
Rema and Selena Gomez’s Calm Down Remix Music Video

Rema is 22 years old. He was born on May 1, 2000, in Edo State, Nigeria.

He became famous in 2019 when he released the song “Iron man”. This song also appeared on Barack Obama’s summer playlist.

In 2019 he signed a deal with Jonzing World, Don Jazzy’s second Mavin Records label in Africa, which also featured artists including Tiwa Savage. Rema’s hits include “Dumebi”, “Why”, “Corny”, “American Love”, “Spiderman”, “Trap Out the Submarine”, “Bad Commando”, and “Lady”;

“Dumebi” also featured remixes with American singer Becky G, “Beamer (Bad Boys)”, “Ginger Me”, “Woman”, “Peace of Mind”, “Bounce”, “Soundgasm” and more.

In 2021 Rema came to perform in Rwanda
In 2021 Rema came to perform in Rwanda



As Rema’s ‘Calm Down’ continues to dominate streaming charts and airwaves, fans can expect even more exciting music from Rema in the future.

The talented singer-songwriter shows no signs of slowing down, and with his growing international popularity, the future looks bright for this rising star.

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