Nigerian superstar Rema simply can not be stopped as his international hit single “Calm Down” is now eligible for platinum certification.
This was made known on 3rd February 2023 when chart news platform Chart Data revealed that Rema’s international smash hit ‘Calm Down’ was now eligible for platinum certification in the United Kingdom.
.@heisrema‘s “Calm Down” is now certified Platinum in the UK.
— chart data (@chartdata) March 3, 2023
‘Calm Down’ was released on February 11, 2022, as one of the lead singles off his debut album “Rave & Roses”. The single went on to become a domestic hit before capturing listeners internationally.
The single has enjoyed huge digital success as it has accumulated over a billion streams across all platforms. It’s also holds the record for the most viewed Afrobeats music video on YouTube.
It would later get a Selena Gomez remix which rocketed it to international fame. ‘Calm Down’ charted on UK official Singles Chart peaking at NO. 5. It also charted on the Billboard Hot 100 peaking at NO. 19.