How much is Rema net worth? This is a question most Nigerians ask. Rema is really a young singer but that does not mean he has not stacked a lot of money to his name. The Dumebi crooner is currently one of the richest entertainers in Nigeria.
Who is Rema and how does he make money?
Divine Ikubor, popularly known by the stage name Rema is a fast-rising Nigerian hip-hop rapper, afro beat singer, song writer, stage performer, recording artist, and model. He is particularly unique in his carved-out sound, described as the alte genre. Apart from that, his hairstyle, dark-colored outfit, and funny choice of earrings are just part of him that would make you spell him out of the crowd.
REMAS FAMILY BACKGROUND
Being born in 2001 to a Christian family in Edo State, Rema grew up and found a flair for singing and rapping while in secondary school. From interviews and messages passed via his lyrics, we can put it right to say that Rema, unlike artistes like Davido was not born with a silver spoon which made him work so hard and today Rema net worth is something worthy to note. He worked so hard to take care of his mother his father passed away. News has it that Rema recently secured admission to the University of Lagos shortly before ASUU went on strike.
HOW REMA ROSE TO THE LIMELIGHT
Recently, there has been this trend of associating Rema`s fame with when he dropped his “Dumebi” hit music. Behind all these, in 2018, Rema recorded a viral freestyle of “Gucci gang,” a local hit by Nigerian artist D`Prince.
He did this in a video where he sat inside a car, putting on this maroon-colored jacket and displaying a smart delivery of a sequence of rapid flows, punctuated by a well-arranged flow of melody that has since amassed a large number of views, 500,000 views to be precise.
Growing up in Benin City, The Nigerian superstar got into music at his hometown Christ of Mercy Church, where he was installed as the youth leader for a program called “rap nation,” which, according to him, taught him how to rap for the congregation. Likewise, Rema is a sensational singer who has performed globally and is equally celebrated for his sound.
Rema’s success story would forever seem incomplete without the figure of the C.E.O. Supreme Mavins Dynasty, Michael Ajereh, known as Don Jazzy.
WHY DID DON JAZZY SIGN REMA?
As to what influenced him to sign Rema from Jonzing Records into Mavins, Don jazzy stressed, however, that Rema`s sound is unique and at the same time tilting towards afrobeat, trap, and alternative music.
REMA NET WORTH
Rema net worth is estimated to hit one million dollars, equivalent to N500,000,000 in the current dollar to-Naira value exchange. We recall sometime in 2018 when Rema`s net worth was largely hidden from the general public by his record label, and a good number of huge recognition he has attained over the years is made possible through-life performance. He is presently ranked as one of the richest and most influential artists in the Nigerian music scene.
REMAS AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS SO FAR.
Talking about awards, the Nigerian superstar has amassed many national and international awards to his name. It all started when he won the award of Next Rated artist in October 2019.
Consequently, he was again nominated for the viewer’s choice award at the 13th edition of the headies awards. On January 12, 2020, he received the soundcity M.V.P. awards for the best new artist. Then on June 15, 2020, he was again nominated for the awards edition of 2020.
LIST OF REMA`S EPS AND ALBUMS
- Bad commando E.P. was released in 2019.
- Rema Rema EP was released in 2019.
- Rema freestyle E.P. was released in 2019.
- The Raves and Roses Album came out in 2022.
REMA Net worth and cars
Rema has been a fortunate musician whose rise to prominence in Nigeria, and Beyond has been so quick.
Millions of his fans have been making his music a great success on various streaming platforms. His fans’ love and attention have paved the way for his success in the music industry. Like Davido’s latest car acquisitions, Rema acquired many luxury cars, thanks to his success and fame from his audiences.
1. GAC SUV
Rema won the GAC SUV after winning the next-rated award in October 2019. He was lucky enough to receive this car as an award from the organizers of the next-rated awards. The GAC SUV is a V8 5.7-liter car with 383 horsepower. Pricing: ₦34 million
2. 2010 Lexus 350
In 2017, the 17-year-old Rema went viral after buying the 2010 Lexus 350 Jeep for his mother. People were questioning his source of income across several social media platforms. Many others hailed the young Rema for his dedication and surprise towards his mother.
3. BMW ‘Beamer’ M4
To afford the BMW beamer M4 Rema Net worth is definitely something to pay attention to as this is an expensive car which can only be afforded by the elites. He bought the car the release of his song beamer (bad boys) in 2020.
REMAS FUTURE IN THE COMING YEARS
If he has amassed more streams at 22 than some experienced musicians have done in their careers, that speaks something of his music career. He has gained over a 100millioon streams across all the music platforms. Aside from the number of streams, he has already made a name for himself in the international music scene in a system where recognition might seem difficult to attain. That already is such a feat to attain. About his international recognitions, the Nigerian superstar has been nominated for the international wards alongside Burnaboy in the viewer’s choice awards for Best New International Act, 2020 edition of B.E.T. awards, an award only a few Nigerian superstars have been nominated for.
Because he has already made waves on the international stage, receiving this award marks another milestone in his career and has consequently impressed some foreign stars like Drake and Rihanna, all of who are versatile in the international music scene.
His recent album, Raves And Roses, released on March 25, 2022, as of May 2022, was ranked the number one album in five African countries, making him one of the first Nigerian artists to do so.
According to charts Africa, Raves, and Roses became number one in 5 countries on apple music just two hours after its release. He has also been photographed as of last month with Clean Bandit, a famous three-member music group from the U.K. His recently released video of calm down was not left from the feat as it already has an accumulation of 72million views, becoming one of the Nigerian songs with such a huge number of daily engaged streams.
IS REMA LEAVING MAVINS SOON?
We understand that people were surprised when Reekado Banks and Tiwa Savage left Mavin Records. Some people believed that this would affect his music career. Some people quite believed that leaving the record label would automatically end the careers of Reekado Banks and Tiwa Savage, but this turned out the other way round as the duo is doing well in their respective music lives and careers.
With Rema`s already being an international sensation, most people are already wondering and seeing Rema bid farewell to Mavins Record. Rema has carved out a niche for himself. While we still swallow up doubts that he has plans of exiting the Mavins Record label as Tiwa and Reekado Banks did, we still believe his being there for a reason and seeing how he referred to Don Jazzy as “Dad” while wishing him a happy birthday. Will anyone find it that easy to separate from the one he calls father? Let’s leave this on the lips of the amazing superstar while watching for more giant strides in the music industry as a whole.