This article will unravel the mystery behind Rema Biography, Net Worth and Career in the music industry as the young singer has become one of the biggest names in the music industry.
Rema has been consistent with his performance ever since he rose to stardom and this is a trend that will surely continue.
Currently signed under Jonzing World, a subsidiary of Mavin Records owned by Don Jazzy, Rema has been able to defy all odds by dishing out hit tracks ever since he came on board some years ago.
Rema Net Worth and Biography
Early Life and Education
Rema whose real name is Divine Ikubor was born on May 1st, 2000 into a Christian family to Nigerian parents.
His father, late Justice Ikubo was a chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) before his death while he has been keeping a low profile about his mother.
Rema attended primary and secondary school in Edo State and has not attended any tertiary institution before making the wave.
Rema admitted into University of Lagos
Despite being one of the most adored singer in the country, Rema announced in January 2022 that he has been offered an admission into University of Lagos, Unilag.
Rema took to his official Twitter account to share the news with fans and lovers.
What if I told y’all I got an admission into Unilag? Lol Mom said I still need to get a degree sigh, oh well see you guys in class!, he tweeted.
Rema Net Worth: Does Rema have a sister
Rema has been rumored to have a sister. However, he has not shared any of her pictures on his social media platforms.
How old is Rema
Rema might have become one of the best singers in the industry but he’s currently 23 years old. The talented singer clocked 23 on the first of May, 2023.
Rema Musical Career
Rema began his music career at the age of 11 as he started as a rapper in a church group.
The young singer eventually changed his sound to fit the popular sound in his community as time goes on.
Rema has not just brought a new sound to the music industry but he has been able to influence other top artists into accepting the new sound.
Rema caught the eyes of D’Prince in 2018 when his freestyle to the singer’s hit single “Gucci Gang” went viral on Instagram.
He signed a contract with D’Prince’s Jonzing World, a subsidiary of Mavin Records in 2019 and has not looked back ever since then.
Rema has been able to build a great reputation in the music world as his first EP Rema peaked at number 1 on Apple Music Nigeria in 2019.
He was able to show his class by winning the Headies Next Rated award as well as the Soundcity MVP for best artists in 2019 and 2020 respectively.
he was also nominated alongside legendary Burna Boy and Wizkid for the Best International Act for 2020 BET Awards. His hit single “Iron Man” was also picked as one of Barack Obama’s summer playlist in 2019.
Rema has won and received nomination from different award categories.
On 19 October 2019, Rema won Next Rated. Rema won the Net-rated award ahead of other nominees like Zlatan, Fireboy DML, Joeboy etc.
Rema has received nominations from The Headies, BET and Soundcity awards .
Rema Net Worth: Controversies
Rema in his short spell in the music industry has not been caught in a relationship dilemma but he raised eyebrows some months ago he tweeted accusations against the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) over the death of his father, Justice Ikubor.
Rema on a Twitter rant accused the political party of killing his father.
In one of the tweets, he wrote: “PDP y’all need to explain what happened to my father in that hotel room. Justice Ikubor’s son has risen.”
Rema’s father was found dead in a room at Bins Hotel in Benin City, the state capital in 2008. According to multiple reports, Ikubor checked in with a female friend at about 8:30 p.m on the day he died.
Being a celebrity in the entertainment industry gives Rema an opportunity to meet beautiful ladies but the talented singer has not been linked with any lady.
However, Rema has been accused of going on a date with his girlfriend when he decided to spend a day with one of his fans.
Accordimg to some fans on social media, the lady chosen as the competition winner was Rema’s girlfriend as the drama on the internet was stagged.
Rema bagged an endorsement deal worth millions of naira with HP in 2019. He was the first artist in Nigeria to bag such a deal. Rema also has Endorsement Deals with an energy drink company.
Rema Net Worth: Cars
Rema received the Honorary Membership Award from the BMW Club of Nigeria for his commitment and promotion of the brand in his hit single, “Beamer” (Bad Boys).
Rema was given a nice spacious SUV after winning the next rated awards at the 2019 Headies. It is worth over ₦34 million.
2010 Lexus Rx 350
This was the precious gift Rema gifted his mother in 2017. He was just 17 years old when he decided to bless his mother with such a gift.
Rema Social Media
Rema has been making good use of his social media platforms, building a reputable fan base that have been consistent in supporting him.
He currently boast of 2.5M followers on Instagram. With millions following him on Twitter and Snapchat.
REMA NET WORTH 2022 (FORBES)
According to forbes, Rema Net worth is worth One Million Dollars (470 Million Naira) making him of the richest young entertainer in the country.
Who is the richest between Rema and Fireboy DML
Fireboy DML is another young talent that has been able to make a name for himself in the music industry. Signed under Olamide’s record label, YBNL, Fireboy is worth $850,000 dollar compared to Rema’s $1M.