Rema’s hit song “Calm Down” has achieved a remarkable milestone, reaching over a billion streams on Spotify.
This accomplishment not only showcases Rema’s growing influence in the music industry but also highlights the power of cross-cultural musical fusion in today’s interconnected world.
Rema, a Nigerian artist, collaborated with American artist Selena Gomez on a remix of the song, which contributed to its global success.
The song’s popularity can be attributed to its catchy mix of Afrobeats rhythms, afro-fusion melodies, Rema’s unique and soulful singing, and the unexpected addition of Selena Gomez on an Afrobeats track.
The production of “Calm Down” combines modern and traditional elements, demonstrating the evolution and growth of African music.
Its infectious chorus and relatable lyrics have made it a favourite for both dancefloors and personal playlists, with over a million Spotify playlists featuring the song.
This article was updated 1 month ago