Rema's 'Calm Down' reaches historic 2 billion Spotify streams


Nigerian singer, Rema has made history as his hit single Calm Down surpassed 2 billion streams on Spotify.

Released in 2022, Calm Down has become a global phenomenon, resonating with fans worldwide with its catchy beat and relatable lyrics.

Meanwhile, the song's lyrics, such as "Baby, calm down, calm down" and "Girl, you sweet like fanta," have become an anthem for many, symbolizing patience and reassurance in relationships. The song's success can be attributed to its infectious melody and Rema's unique vocal style.

Additionally, a remix of Calm Down featuring American rapper Selena Gomez further boosted the song's popularity, introducing Rema's music to a broader audience. Also, this milestone marks another achievement in Rema's fast-growing career and not just with Calm Down on Spotify.

However, Rema's rise to fame began in 2019 with his debut single Iron Man, which gained him a record deal. Since then, he has broken numerous records, including becoming the first Nigerian artist to debut on the Billboard 200 chart. Also, huz awards include the Headies Award for Next Rated and the BET Award for Best New International Flow.

Consequently, Calm Down has also won several awards, including the African Music Award for Song of the Year. The song's success has paved the way for Rema's other hits, such as Bad Commando and Woman.

Lastly, with his latest achievement, Rema solidifies his position as a leading figure in the African music industry, continuing to make waves globally.

Congratulations to Rema on this historic achievement!

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