Rema (born 1 May 2000) is a Nigeria-based rapper, songwriter, and musician. He is well-known for releasing top-charting songs such as Calm Down, Dumebi, Soundgasm, Time N Affection, and many more. So far, he has been actively making music for almost four years. During this time period, he has amassed over a billion streams of his music from across the globe. Read the entire article to find more information about his height, net worth, wiki, age, gf, bio, real name, weight, family, ethnicity, parents, siblings, nationality, religion, facts, and more.
Rema was born to Nigerian parents on 1 May 2000 in Benin City, Edo, Nigeria. His real name is Divine Ikubor and he is a Taurus by zodiac sign. He completed his schooling at the Ighile Group of Schools in his hometown. Recently, he made it to the University of Lagos to pursue his mother’s dream. He made the news live through a tweet on his Twitter account.
|Real Name||Divine Ikubor|
|Profession||Rapper, songwriter, and musician|
|Age||22 [as of 2022]|
|Date of Birth||1 May 2000|
|Birthplace||Benin City, Edo, Nigeria|
|Hometown||Benin City, Edo, Nigeria|
|College||University of Lagos|
Rema Girlfriend, Parents & Siblings
With rising popularity, Rema’s fans are curious about his relationship status. He isn’t romantically linked with any woman at the current time. Also, his marital status remains unmarried. Though he has been spotted with many people, he still prefers to stay single.
Looking at his dating history, Divine could’ve previously been in a relationship with at least one woman. However, he hasn’t publicly shared any of his past relationships.
Ikubor belongs to a Nigerian Christian family. His father and his brother were deceased a while ago while he looks after his mother. As he was born into a middle-class family, he had to support his mother. However, he hasn’t shared the names of his family members.
Rema Age, Height & More
As of 2022, Rema is 22 years old. His height is 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm) & his weight is 64 kg (141 lbs) approximately. He has black eyes and brown hair. While his body stats are unavailable, his shoe size is 8.5 (US).
Growing up, Rema listened to lots of rap music. Eventually, he fell in with rapping and began rapping during his early teenage years. Though it has been mentioned that he has been making music since 2013 on Wikipedia, he started being active in 2018.
His freestyle to the song Gucci Gang by D’Prince has caught the eyes of the artist. Eventually, D’Prince was impressed with his talent and made him sign a record deal with the label Jonzing World. After this, he dropped his debut EP named Rema in 2019. The EP consisted of a hit single Dumebi which helped him earn initial fame. Later, the single was remixed by various artists such as Becky G, Matoma, Major Lazer, etc.
In the same year, he released two more EPs namely Freestyle EP and Bad Commando respectively. Both of these were solo EPs and consisted of four songs each. The next year, he only released singles. In fact, one of his first music collaborations was with the artists Tory Lanez and DJDS. He eventually went on to work with D’Prince as well.
In 2021, his song Dumebi and CKay‘s love nwantiti was remixed by Mide Naike. That year, he released a few other singles namely Bounce, Twisted Fantasy, and Soundgasm respectively. In February 2022, he launched his all-time hit single Calm Down. The song became his best song earning almost 200 million streams on Spotify. Not just that, a remix version featuring Selena Gomez was released later in August.
After a long wait, he finally dropped his debut studio album Rave & Roses on 25 March 2022. The 16 songs album charted in various countries such as Canada, France, and the Netherlands. However, he hasn’t released an EP in the last three years.
Rema Net Worth
Rema’s net worth is $1.25 million (estimated). His major source of income is music. As a full-time music artist, he earns for sales and streams of his original music. Also, he also does music tours to various countries including the US. After releasing his debut album, he went on a tour to the United States and managed to sell out in 14 cities. On top of these, he also sold merchandise on his official website.
- He became the brand ambassador of Pepsi in September 2021.
- He has won three music-related awards including the Revelation of the Year Award at the City People Music Awards in 2019.
- His favorite sport is football and he supports Manchester United FC.
- He has more than 26 million monthly listeners with 1.3 million followers on Spotify.
- He is a jewelry enthusiast.
- His music genre falls in the Afrobeats category while he calls his music Afrorave.
- He has been to a few foreign nations that include England as well.
- He has lots of tattoos inked across his body.
- His songs were included in the FIFA 21 soundtracks.
- He shares his pictures and short videos on his Instagram profile with 4.1 million followers.
- Joined in May 2017, he has more than 3.9 million followers with 2k tweets on Twitter.
- His contact/booking email is remabookings[at]gmail[dot]com.
FAQs about Rema
Rema is a rapper, songwriter, and musician based in Nigeria.
He is 22 years old as of 2022.
He stands 173 cm tall.
He amassed an estimated net worth of $1.25 million.