Rema: “I’ll Literally Be in the New Testament, on the Front Page” of the Afrobeats Bible

Rema Says He’s ALREADY Earned a Place in the Afrobeats Hall of Fame

Talented Afrobeats musician, Divine “Rema” Ikubor, has opined that he has earned himself a lot of recognition to be in the Afrobeats Hall of Fame, even if he decides to quit music today.

Rema Considers Quitting Music, but Says He’s Already Left His Mark on Afrobeats

The singer, who recently performed at the 2023 Ballon D’Or, noted that he is considering leaving music at the moment, but his current status has already inked his name in the Afrobeats Bible.

Rema: “I’ll Literally Be in the New Testament, on the Front Page” of the Afrobeats Bible

In a cover interview with i-D Magazine, Rema said: “I’m not saying I want to stop. But if I say I want to stop right now, my name is still going to be on the Afrobeats bible, if there is an Afrobeats bible to be dropped.

I’ll literally be in the New Testament, on the front page.”

Rema Reflects on His Impact on Afrobeats, Says He’s Built on the Doubt of His Critics

The young musician also recalled how he had been ridiculed by fans and people because of his soundtrack, which had a Bollywood lilt to it when he gained prominence in 2019.

“Everything they doubted, everything they laughed at me for, I built on it. They called me Indian Boy; I went to India.

I’m the first artist to shut down four cities in India, 5000 capacity and above. No one can deny that I’ve impacted Afrobeats on a global scale,” he added.


Rema is a talented and ambitious artist who has made a significant impact on Afrobeats in a short time. Even if he decides to leave music now, his legacy is already secure.

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