On Wednesday, November 29, 2023, Davido shared encouraging words with Rema via his Instagram story. He praised Rema for his accomplishments and assured him that he had done an excellent job so far. Davido emphasized the importance of rest and commended Rema for his success. This supportive message followed Rema’s announcement on the same day that he was canceling all scheduled performances for the remaining month of 2023 to prioritize his well-being, eliciting varied reactions from social media users.
In a heartfelt statement, Rema expressed regret about not performing anywhere in December. He acknowledged neglecting his health during years of touring and emphasized the need for time to recover, promising a return in 2024. Despite the disappointment for fans who were looking forward to December performances, Rema’s career witnessed unprecedented success throughout the year. Highlights included selling out the renowned O2 Arena, successful tours across Europe, Asia, and North America, and the remarkable achievement of his Calm Down remix becoming the first by a Nigerian Afrobeats artist to feature on Spotify’s top 10 chart of most streamed tracks globally.
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