Rema has officially confirmed an upcoming collaboration with the renowned American Hip Hop artist, Ice Spice.
okay icy 😘❄️ https://t.co/nURXbycGId
— REMA (@heisrema) October 11, 2023
With the global popularity of Afrobeats soaring to new heights, Nigerian musicians have achieved remarkable commercial success, securing numerous international awards, selling out prestigious venues, and teaming up with global icons.
In 2023, the rising American sensation, Ice Spice, has excitedly revealed her collaboration with Rema in a post on X (formerly Twitter) dated October 11, 2023. Their joint track is titled ‘Pretty Girl,’ and fans are eagerly anticipating the fusion of talents between Ice Spice and one of Nigeria’s leading artists.
pretty girl ft rema this friday pic.twitter.com/JRogBxZhhg
— Ice Spice ☆ (@icespicee_) October 11, 2023
Rema has had a remarkable 2023, with his chart-topping single ‘Calm Down’ featuring Selena Gomez achieving unprecedented global recognition. ‘Calm Down’ peaked at number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 and remained on the chart for over 52 weeks. The track has garnered certifications in various countries, including Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Spain, and many others. Notably, it was awarded the title of Best Afrobeats Song at the VMAs, triumphing over formidable competition from megastars such as Davido, Wizkid, and Burna Boy.
Rema’s collaboration with Ice Spice represents another significant milestone in bringing Afrobeats to the forefront of American music, solidifying his position as the chosen superstar to elevate Afrobeats to even greater prominence.