Nigerian music sensation, Rema real name Divine Ikubor has experienced a fascinating ascension in his music career. At the tender age of 19, his image has surfaced on the New York Time Squares on Sunday, September 22.
DonJazzy revealed this on his social media page as he shared a video of the artist on the New York Times Square billboard on his page.
He also expressed gratitude to fans for their support.
“Today marks 6months since the Bad commando REMA got activated.
In that short time, he has gone from the Mavin studios to Obama’s playlist and now billboards in Time Square and LA. We are soooo grateful for the love and support you have all shown.
Watch the video below:
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Today marks 6months since the Bad commando REMA got activated. In that short time he has gone from the Mavin studios to Obama’s playlist and now billboards in Time square and LA. We are soooo grateful for the love and support you have all shown. Thank you guys. Thank you @youtubemusic cc @heisrema @thejonzingworld @dprincemavin @mavinrecords
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A couple of weeks ago, former United States President took to Twitter to share his playlist for the summer. Markedly, sitting pretty on No. 42 is Iron Man by Rema.
Obama’s list contains a number of notable American music stars. Among the songs listed are Drake and Rihanna‘s “Too Good” to Beyoncé and JayZ’s “Mood Forever”.
” With summer winding down, here’s a sampling of what Michelle and I have been listening to. Some new, some old, some fast, some slow. Hope you enjoy. “
See the list Barack Obama unveiled below:
Rema is the first artist signed under Jonzing World. Equally important, Jonzing World is the first imprint record label under Mavin Records.
In addition to his smooth style, Rema has shown amazing lyrical versatility.