Rema’s ‘Calm Down’ continues run on Billboard Hot 100

Rema's'Calm Down' continues run on Billboard Hot 100 to 22 weeks.
Rema’s ‘Calm Down’ continues run on

The smash song “Calm Down” by Nigerian sensation Rema has continued to rise, reaching a new peak on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Since its release in February 2022, ‘Calm Down‘ has enjoyed impressive success in the US it has surpassed over a million copies in sales.

February 11, 2023, chart week The mega single “Calm Down” by Rema has attained a new top position of NO. 26 in the most recent edition of the Billboard Hot 100. The Selena Gomez hit remix moved up two places from its NO. 28 position last week while extending its run on the chart to 22 weeks.

US Afrobeats Chart: Rema’s ‘Calm Down’ extends its record at the summit of the chart to 23 weeks as it continues its unprecedented run.

The only change in the top 10 this week is Burna Boy’sAlone‘ moving up one spot to the NO. 10 position.

‘ ‘Free Mind’Fireboy‘s ‘Peru’, CKay‘s ‘ Nwantiti’, Wizkid‘s ‘Essence’, and Rema‘s ‘Calm Down’ all extend their run on the chart to 46 weeks.


In other news, Rema’s “Calm ” remix has officially sold more than one million sales in the United States, according to a tweet from his fan account, earning it an RIAA platinum plaque.

The  song was first certified gold on the 30th of November 2022 after selling over 500,000 digital units in the US before receiving its platinum certification over 2 months later on the 2nd of February 2023.

The record, which was released in February 2022 as the lead single from Rema’s debut album ‘Raves & Roses,’ went on to become one of the best-selling Afrobeats songs of 2022.

The song has received over a billion plays across all platforms, and after he broke the previous record held by Ckay’s “ Nwantiti“, it has also become the most-watched Nigerian on YouTube.

By earning a platinum certification for “Calm Down,”  will join CKay, Wizkid, and Burna Boy as leading musicians from  to have this honour.


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