Rema sets new Nigerian record on Billboard Hot 100

Nigerian international sensation Rema makes history as the Nigerian with the highest charting song on Billboard Hot 100.

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In the latest installment of the Billboard Chart dated April 15, 2023, Rema's 'Calm Down' feat Selena Gomez reaches a new peak of NO. 7 as it moves one spot up from its previous NO. 8 peak position.

This sees 'Calm Down' extends its record as the highest charting African song on the chart and it's closely followed in the record book by Wizkid's 'Essence' feat Tems & Justin Bieber which peaked at NO. 9.

Released in February 2022 as one of the lead singles for Rema's debut album 'Raves & Roses', the song has gone on to achieve huge international success while appearing in multiple charts across Europe, the Middle East, and the US.

'Calm Down' was recently announced double diamond by SNEP the certification body for France. It has also received certification plaques in Italy, Switzerland, Germany, and several other countries including the US where it received an RIAA platinum plaque.

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