Rema earns first Billboard Hot 100 entry with “Calm Down” Remix!
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Rema earns first Billboard Hot 100 entry with “Calm Down” Remix!

Rema has earned his first billboard Hot 100 entry with Cam Down Remix for this week’s tracking of Hot 100 songs

 

Nigerian Superstar Rema, recently released a remix of his hit song “Calm Down” with Selena Gomez, and after weeks of tracking, Calm Down Remix earns its Billboard 100 debut of #91.

Rema on Billboard Hot 100

With Rema’s Calm Down Remix on Billboard Hot 100, he joins the only other Nigerian artists like Wizkid, Tems, Ckay, Burna Boy and Fireboy DML with Billboard Hot 100 entries. This also makes Rema the sixth Nigerian artist to debut on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart

Calm Down Remix official video is out and you can stream it above.

 

Rema Calm down remix on Billboard Hot 100
Rema, Selena Gomez

Lyrics

{Intro: Rema}
Vibez
Another banger

{Chorus: Rema}
Baby, calm down, calm down
Girl, this your body e put in my heart
for lockdown, for lockdown, oh, lockdown
Girl, you sweet like Fanta, ooh, Fanta, ooh
If I tell you say,

“I love you”, you no dey form yanga,
oh, oh, yanga, oh
No, tell me no, no, no, no, woah,
woah, woah, woah
Oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh
Baby, come gimme
your lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-
woah-woah-woah-woah-woah
You got me like woah-woah-woah-
woah-woah-woah-woah-woah-woah
Shawty, come gimme your lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-
lo-woah-woah-woah-woah-woah, hmm

 

{Verse 1: Rema}
I see this fine girl,
for my party she wear yellow
Every other girl they dey do
too much but this girl mellow
Naim, I dey find situation,
I go use take tell am hello
Finally, I find way to talk
to the girl but she no wan follow

Who you come dey form for? Woah (Mhmm)
Why you no wan’ conform? Woah (Mhmm)
Then I start to feel her bum-bum (Mhmm)
But she dey gimme small, small, woah
I know say she sabi pass that one, onе (Mhmm)
But she feeling insecure, woah
‘Causе her friends go dey gum her
like chewing gum, woah (Mhmm)
Go dey gum her like chewing gum, oh-woah

{Verse 2: Selena Gomez}

Yeah, I know I look shy but for
you I get down, oh, woah
And my hips make you cry
when I’m moving around you (Yeah)
Do it once, do it twice (Do it twice)
I push back, you hold me tight
Get a taste for a night

Rema Billboard hot 100

{Chorus: Selena Gomez & Rema}
Baby show me you can
calm down, calm down
Dance with me and
take the lead now, lead now
Got you so high that
you can’t come down, come down

Don’t you ask,
you know you’re allowed, allowed
When it’s you I can’t say
no-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh
Baby, give me lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-
lo-woah-woah-woah-woah-woah
You got me like woah-woah-woah-
woah-woah-woah-woah-woah-woah
Shawty, come gimme your lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-
lo-lo-lo-woah-woah-woah-woah-woah, mm-hmm

{Verse 3: Rema & Selena Gomez}
As I reach my house,
I say make a rest small, oh-woah
(Make a rest small, oh-woah)
As me I wake up na she dey my mind, oh-woah
(Na she dey my mind, oh-woah)
Day one, day two-wo, I no fit foc-o-us
(I no fit focus)
Na so me I call am,

say make we link up, woah
(I say make we link up woah)
Got my hand on your heart now,
I can feel it race
If I leave then you say
you can never love again
Wanna give you it all
but can’t promise that I’ll stay
And that’s the risk you take (You take)

{Chorus: Rema & Selena Gomez}
Baby, calm down, calm down
Girl, this your body
e put in my heart for lockdown,
for lockdown, oh, lockdown
Girl, you sweet like Fanta, ooh, Fanta, ooh
If I tell you say, “I love you”,
you no dey form yanga,

oh, oh, yanga, oh
No tell me no, no, no, no,
woah, woah, woah, woah
Oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh
(Your love, your love)
Baby, come gimme your

 

lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-
woah-woah-woah-woah-woah
You got me like woah-woah-
woah-woah-woah-woah-woah-woah-woah
Shawty, come gimme your lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-lo-
lo-woah-woah-woah-woah-woah (Oh, woah), hmm

{Outro: Selena Gomez}
Your love

 

Profile

Divine Ikubor (born 1 May 2000), popularly known by his stage name Rema is a Nigerian rapper, singer, songwriter and stage perfomer. He rose to stardom with the release of the song “Iron Man”. In 2019, he signed a record deal with Jonzing World, a subsidiary of Mavin Records.

In 2018, Rema, posted a viral freestyle on Instagram to D’Prince’s track “Gucci Gang”.

The post caught the attention of D’Prince who flew him to Lagos to offer a record deal to the young talent.

Rema signed a record deal with D’Prince’s Jonzing World, a subsidiary of Mavin Records owned by record producer Don Jazzy, in 2019.

He went on to release his self-titled debut EP “Rema” in 2019, which peaked at number 1 on Apple Music Nigeria.

On 21 May 2019, Jonzing World, and Mavin’s released the music video of “Dumebi”, a major breakout song from his self-titled EP, featuring a cameo appearance from Diana Eneje. The video was directed by Ademola Falomo.

In May 2021, Rema announced he will be calling his sound “Afrorave”, a subgenre of Afrobeats with influences of Arabian and Indian music which has led to him having one of the strongest fanbase in the country known as Ravers.

In September 2021 Rema was unveiled as a brand ambassador for the popular soft drink Pepsi alongside his label mate Ayra Starr

After Rema signed a record deal with Jonzing World, in 2019, he released his debut EP Rema. After two more EPs, he released his debut album Rave & Roses on 25 March 2022.

The album includes 16 tracks and features from 6lack, Chris Brown, AJ Tracey, and Yseult.

The album charted 10 songs on the US Billboard Afrobeats Chart following its debut week.

His single “Calm Down”, including a sample from fellow Nigerian artist Crayon’s track “So Fine”,then began charting five months after its official release.

The next august 26th of 2022, the singer released a remix of his song “”Calm down with the singer Selena Gomez.

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