Rema Name enters Guinness Book of Records

Written by on May 8, 2023

Rema enters Guinness Book of Records


Nigerian superstar Rema has been making waves in the music industry since his hit single “Calm Down” was released. This success has led to Rema achieving a new milestone as he enters the Guinness Book of Records.

Rema has become the first artist to top the Middle Eastern and North African (MENA) chart with his single “Calm Down”. The record-breaking single was released in February 2022, and since then, it has become one of the biggest Afrobeats exports in history.

Not only did “Calm Down” top the MENA chart, but it also topped the Indian Music Industry Chart earlier in 2023. This achievement has set a new record as the highest-charting African song on the Billboard Hot 100, with a number 6 entry.


Rema’s success has not been limited to Africa and India, as “Calm Down” has received multiple plaques across Europe. The remix has earned Diamond and platinum plaques in France, Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, the US, and the UK. It’s safe to say that Rema’s music has been making waves globally.

In Nigeria, “Calm Down” has become the most viewed Afrobeats song on YouTube, surpassing 2 billion streams across all platforms. This is a remarkable achievement for a young artist who is still making his mark in the industry.


Rema’s debut album “Raves & Roses” was highly anticipated, and it did not disappoint. The album features collaborations with top artists such as Drake, Rihanna, and Beyoncé. It’s safe to say that Rema is not slowing down anytime soon.

Rema’s music has been described as a fusion of Afrobeats, trap, and pop. This unique sound has been well received globally, and it’s evident in the success of “Calm Down” and his debut album.

Rema’s entry into the Guinness Book of Records is a testament to his hard work and dedication to his craft. He has proven that with hard work and dedication, anything is possible. His music has become a source of inspiration for young artists who are looking to make it big in the industry.


Rema has undoubtedly become one of Africa’s biggest music exports. His music has been making waves globally, and it’s clear that he’s just getting started. We can’t wait to see what he has in store for us in the future.

Rema’s entry into the Guinness Book of Records is a huge achievement for the artist and the Nigerian music industry as a whole. He has broken barriers and set new records, proving that African music is here to stay. Rema has undoubtedly become a force to reckon with, and we can’t wait to see what he has in store for us in the future.


See also:

Rema Hits Another Milestone With International Hit ‘Calm Down’


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