Award-winning artist Divine Ikubor, popularly known as Rema, stole the spotlight at the prestigious Ballon d’Or 2023, marking a historic moment as the first African artist to perform at the ceremony.
Rema’s electrifying performance left a lasting impression on all in attendance at the grand event held in Paris, France.
The 23-year-old Nigerian afrobeats sensation graced the Ballon d’Or stage with a mesmerizing rendition of his chart-topping track, “Calm Down.”
The football stars and VIPs in the audience were captivated by his show-stopping performance.
The official Ballon d’Or Twitter account shared a clip of Rema’s performance with the caption; “Calm Down! @heisrema takes on the stage of the Ballon d’Or!”
This tweet quickly went viral, generating immense buzz across social media platforms.
Rema’s success extends beyond his remarkable performance at the Ballon d’Or.
His latest EP, titled “Ravage,” has also made waves in the music industry.
It debuted on the charts in over 50 countries just a few hours after its release on Friday, October 26, 2023.
This achievement showcases his remarkable impact and influence in the global music scene.
Divine Ikubor, with his groundbreaking performance at the Ballon d’Or 2023 and the continued success of his music, continues to be a shining star in the world of entertainment.
As the first Afrobeats artist to perform at the prestigious Ballon d’Or awards, Rema has solidified his place as a trailblazer and an artist who is breaking barriers and making history.