Below is the artist profile – Biography of Nigerian Rapper/Singer Rema. This profile include his real name, Date of Birth, School attended, Place of Birth and more..
Divine Ikubor, popularly known in the music industry as Rema is a Nigerian singer and rapper. He was born in 2000 Benin City, Edo State – Nigeria.
In 2019, Rema signed a record deal with Jonzing World, a subsidiary of MAVIN RECORDS. His first song DUMEBI, made airwaves and topped several music charts in Africa.
He rose to prominence with the release of the song “IRON MAN“, which appeared on Barack Obama’s 2019 summer PLAYLIST.
Born into a Christian family, Rema grew up singing and rapping while in secondary school. He attained his primary and secondary school education in Edo State.
In 2013, Rema and his friend Alpha P formed a group called RnA. The group’s name is a combination of the first letters of their stage names. RnA won season 2 of Pikolo’s Dream Alive talent show. They signed a record deal with Peak Entertainment shortly afterwards and released their debut single “Mercy”. The mid-tempo song was recorded at Dream Alive Studio in Benin City.
The music video for “Mercy” was directed by Whyte House Pictures. The group gained minor exposure following their performance at the Glo Slide and Bounce concert series in Benin and Lagos. Rema signed a record deal with Jonzing World, a subsidiary of Mavin Records. He released his eponymous debut EP Rema in 2019. It peaked at number 1 on Apple Music Nigeria.
On 19 October 2019, Rema won NEXT RATED Award, and was nominated for Viewer’s Choice Award at the 13th edition of The Headies.
The above is Artist profile – Biography of Rema.