Nigerian artist, Rema hook-up with American singer, Selena Gomez, to deliver a new version of his latest mega-hit “Calm Down“. The original version was on his ‘Rave & Roses‘ album lead single.
Rave & Roses, is a 16-song set on which Rema details love, addiction, and fate with pointed clarity. “Calm Down” brought out Rema’s experience of a girl he met at a party. According to Rema, ‘I was trying to get her attention and we could only go halfway in the party, but it advanced and we just locked in and loved up‘.
While on stage at the 2019 Headies ceremony, Rema declared himself “the future” after winning in the Next Rated category of the Nigerian awards show. Whether those words were prophetic or just an audacious estimation of self, the Benin-born musician has delivered on his promise ever since. As a standout talent, Rema has been a critical factor in pushing Afropop into a genre-fluid, futurist epoch that produces a vibrant mosaic of music.
Today August 26, 2022, Rema unleash a new version of Calm Down. Listen and Enjoy!!!