Selena Gomez can rarely “Calm Down” after her windy Rema cooperation struck 1 billion Spotify streams.
The celebrity required to her Instagram Stories as well as Twitter on Sunday (Sept. 10) to share the achievement, creating, “I’m so grateful. Love you @heisrema!”
The billion stream landmark is specifically unique for Rema, as it’s the very first time an African artist-led track has actually gotten to the number, per a news release. “It’s a blessing. It’s not just a big win for me, my team and family, it’s also a big one for the culture. I feel really happy and I’m really proud of the fans as well for going back to the song and putting people on the song. Shout out to the DJs and everyone who made this possible,” the vocalist stated in a press declaration.
Over on the Billboard graphes, “Calm Down” got on specifically well. The crossover struck covered Billboard’s Adult Pop Airplay graph (dated May 13), noting Rema’s initial leader on the listing. It likewise covered the all-format Radio Songs graph as well as Pop Airplay graph. “Calm Down” likewise covered the Rhythmic Airplay graph for 4 weeks in May-June. On the all-genre Billboard Hot 100, the tune has actually struck No. 3, coming to be Rema’s initial entrance as well as Gomez’s nine leading 10.
Rema, from Nigeria, launched the initial variation of “Calm Down” in February 2022 as a solitary from his launching solo LP, Rave & Roses. Its remix with Gomez arrived last August, which variation’s main video clip premiered in September.