- American singer, Akon, has shared his thoughts on Mavin act, Rema
- In a clip in which the singer was reacting to international acts, he stated that Rema reminds him of Wizkid
- Many social media users have interpreted this to mean that the young singer is bound for greatness
There has been a lot of buzz around many Nigerian music acts and it appears newcomers are enjoying the privileges that is attached to African music going global in this age. As such, it comes as no surprise that young singer, Rema, is already making waves and performing in different African countries and gradually taking his music across continents.
Just recently, American singer Akon was reacting to several international acts and Rema made the list. While analysing his kind of music, Akon stated that the young, energetic singer reminds him of Wizkid when he first started.
A lot of social media users have translated this to mean Rema is making giant strides and will eventually become a starboy one day. In addition, some fans of Rema are excited that he is getting such recognition from Akon, who is a successful record producer and has spent decades in the music industry.
19-year-old Rema signed a deal with Jonzing World, a subsidiary of Mavin Records in 2019 and has been making his mark in the Nigerian entertainment industry.
Meanwhile, Akon once revealed some unknown information about the music relationship he had with some Nigerian superstars back when he was in Africa.
The celebrated singer made the revelation during a radio interview with DJ Envy and Angela Yee of The Breakfast Show.
Akon while fielding a question about his career explained that he never took a break off music, but spent some time building afrobeat back when he was at home in Africa.
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