Today’s focus is on Rema and in this article, We are going to update on Rema Net worth, Rema Biography, Rema achievement and awards, Rema Record Label, Rema Career and everything you need to know about him.
Rema Net Worth and Biography
Divine Ikubor (born 1 May 2000) professionally known by his stage name Rema, is a Nigerian singer, rapper and songwriter. He rose to stardom with the release of the song “Iron Man“, which appeared on Barack Obama’s 2019 summer playlist.
Rema was birthed in the city of Benin on 1st May, 2000 which tags him along the other youngsters who made fame early in the Nigerian music industry.
In 2019, he signed a record deal with Jonzing World, a subsidiary of Mavin Records.
Rema Early life and career
Multi talented and award winning rapper, Rema rose to prominence after he 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.
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. The visuals was directed by Ademola Falomo and currently has 55 million views on YouTube.
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 alonsgide his label mate Ayra Starr.
The album charted 10 songs on the Billboard US Afrobeats Chart following its debut week.
Rema is a supporter of popular English football club Manchester United FC and in September 2020, Rema made an accusation on Twitter against the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the death of his father Justice Ikubor, who was a former chieftain of the party
In September 2020, Rema’s songs were included in the FIFA 21 soundtracks.
Rema received the BMW beamer from the BMW Club of Nigeria for promoting the BMW brand in his hit single, “Beamer” (Bad Boys).
Rema also owns a GAC SUV. The spacious SUV was given to Rema for winning the next rated award at the 2019 Headies.
GAC SUV has a 5.7-litre V8 that comes with an enhanced acceleration. The acceleration adds to the power behind the GAC SUV.
Rema Awards and Achievements
Wizkid has quite alot of awards and achievement to boost of.
- The Headies Award for Next Rated 2019
- City People Music Award for Revelation of the Year 2019
- The Future Awards Africa Prize for Music (Endowed by Infinix) 2020
Rema has received nominations from The Headies, BET and Soundcity awards.
Rema Net Worth 2023
We can’t actually place a direct figure on his net worth but it can be estimated based on his income from shows, record labels, music videos and gifts from top Celebrities.
It is no news that Rema is among the best trap singer in Africa and has a lot of streams and endorsement deals.
His principal source of cash comes from the digital sales of his successful songs and albums, as well as through sold-out performances, YouTube music videos, and endorsement deals with major businesses.
Calculating the income based on streaming platforms according to the data collated, Rema has over a 100 million streams globally with an estimated income of $300,000.
Calculating his YouTube streams and videos, Rema’s YouTube channel which has more than 60 million views and over 270,000 subscribers, an estimated value of $132,000 was concluded.
Also, Rema has endorsement deals from top brands and we would be naming some of the brands and the amount they pay; Hp Endorsement deal worth $50,000, Tom Tom Endorsement deal worth $20,000, Monster endorsement deal worth $100,000 and Pepsi endorsement deal worth $100,000.
Based on the above estimated value from YouTube, streams and endorsement deals, Rema net worth value is estimated at around $800,000 (N500 Million Naira) making him a top earner in the industry.