According to media reports, the two artists collaborated on a remix of Rema’s famous song ‘Calm Down.’ In a Sunday morning Instagram post, she expressed gratitude to Rema for selecting her to be a part of the remix of this globally renowned track. She referred to it as one of the biggest songs in the world.
In a heartfelt declaration to her massive following of 425 million, Gomez expressed that the 23-year-old Nigerian profoundly impacted her life and that she holds an unwavering love for Rema. The sentiment was genuine and deeply felt. She wrote,
“This man has changed my life forever. Rema, thank you for choosing me to be part of one of the biggest songs in the world. Love you forever.”
The song “Calm Down” has achieved over one billion streams on both YouTube and Spotify. Additionally, it has been acknowledged by Guinness World Records for being the first track to reach number one on the inaugural regional streaming chart and official chart in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
The single achieved a peak position of No. 3 on the UK Official Singles Chart and topped charts in India and the Middle East. It also holds the record for the most streamed Afrobeats song on Spotify and has the highest number of music video views for a Nigerian artist on YouTube. Additionally, the song has received numerous plaques in countries such as the US, UK, Italy, France, Switzerland, Germany, Belgium, Portugal, Greece, Denmark, Spain, Austria, and Canada.