Mavin Records’ signee Rema has set the record as the first Nigerian artiste to debut five hit songs on Apple Music.
The “Dumebi” hitmaker also set records on the Trap charts with songs off his new ‘Rema’ EP.
The songs are Boulevard, American Love, Spiderman, Trap out the Submarine and Dumebi.
A clearly excited Rema shared the news on both his Twitter and Instagram pages.
He tweeted: “1 kid. Number 1&2 album on @applemusic. 5 songs on the top 100 chart. Number 2, 3, 7, 8 and 9 including 4 trap songs.
“This has never happened in the history of the Nigerian music industry. Check the statistics, no cap.”
1 kid, Number 1&2 Album on @AppleMusic 🇳🇬, 5 songs on the top 10 @AppleMusic Top 100 chart 🇳🇬 Number 2,3,7,8 & 9 including “4 Trap songs” This has never happened in the HISTORY of Nigerian music industry! check the statistics no cap!😤📊📈 #Sundaytestimony #GlorytoGod pic.twitter.com/XBukEnZ9xj
— REMA (@heisrema) June 23, 2019
On Instagram, he wrote:
“I feel glad seeing ‘TRAP’ records up the Nigerian charts, the first of its kind and I’m proud to be part of it.
“It’s a new beginning and I’m ready to fight to the end to solidify this movement! Thank you for accepting my sound, God bless you all,”.
Rema is a fast rising Nigerian hip hop rapper, Afro beats singer and is currently signed by both Don Jazzy’s Mavin Records and D’Prince’s Jonzing World.