By Itunumi Solace
15 September 2023 |
The Presidency congratulated Rema, after his success at the recently concluded 2023 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs). The show took place on a Tuesday in New Jersey. posting on its offcial ‘X’ account, it wrote, “SPOTLIGHT NIGERIA: REMA Congratulations to Nigeria’s very own – Rema @heisrema , on winning the ‘Best Afrobeats’ at the VMAs for…
The Presidency congratulated Rema, after his success at the recently concluded 2023 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs). The show took place on a Tuesday in New Jersey.
posting on its offcial ‘X’ account, it wrote, “SPOTLIGHT NIGERIA: REMA Congratulations to Nigeria’s very own – Rema
, on winning the ‘Best Afrobeats’ at the VMAs for his song ‘Calm Down’ with Selena Gomez. Such an amazing acceptance speech! Winning ‘Best Afrobeats’ at the VMAs is just one milestone in Rema’s remarkable career. He continues to represent Nigeria on the world stage, breaking barriers and inspiring countless others. His talent knows no bounds, and his music resonates with audiences worldwide. From Benin City to the VMAs stage, Rema’s journey continues to be a testament to dedication, passion, and the true Nigerian spirit. Afrobeats is #MadeInNigeria FACT: Rema’s ‘Calm Down’ is the first song from an African artist to cross over a billion streams on Spotify. #ThursdaySpotlight #NigeriansGlobal #GlobalNigerians #IamNigeria“
Rema won the “Best Afrobeats” award, which is a special prize for his kind of music. He got this award because of his great songs, especially one he made with Selena Gomez called ‘Calm Down’ in 2022. Many people from around the world liked this song, and that’s why he got the award.
The Presidency, which is like the top government people in Nigeria, shared their happiness for Rema’s big achievement. They said, “We’re happy for Rema from Nigeria for winning the ‘Best Afrobeats’ award at the VMAs.
This is a big step in Rema’s career. He’s showing the world how talented Nigerians are, and he’s inspiring many others. Rema’s music is liked by people everywhere, from Nigeria to the big stage of the VMAs. His journey shows that hard work, love for what you do, and the Nigerian spirit can take you far.”
Rema’s success at the VMAs shows how much he loves making music and how good he is at it. He’s becoming famous all over the world, and this can motivate other people who want to be musicians too. It’s a great example of the talent that comes from Nigeria.