Organizers of 2019 Headies award has nominated Rema, alongside Zlatan Ibile, Victor AD, Fireboy DML, Lyta and Joeboy, in the “Next Rated Act” category.
Since the nomination there has been a lot of controversies among fans and music lovers, for who would win the category. A lot of music followers have considered the fact that the Mavin Record act “Rema” has made arguably the biggest impact this year more than the other nominated artistes within a short period for that reason he dwarves to win the Headies “Next Rated Award”.
While others feel there are other artistes on the list who have been doing well in the music industry even before he came. These second set of people believe there are other artistes who are more worthy of the award than him.
A carefully examination has been carried out on Rema and other artistes, below are some of the reasons why he deserved the award more than the other nominees.
- He is the newest artiste of all nominated acts to have made the biggest impact this year.
- He’s the most streamed artiste on digital platforms of all the nominated artistes in 2019
- He would be the first artiste of all the nominated acts to be invited to perform at an international festival
- He has performed more at international and local shows than any of the other nominated artistes on the list.
- He has dropped 3 banging E.P(s) already in 2019
- He has the most appealing presence to other music fans outside Nigeria.
- He is the most versatile artiste of all the nominated artistes.
- He is signed to one of the biggest music labels in Africa.
- He looks the most promising act who is guaranteed the longest stay within the music scene ahead of others due to his phenomenal music skill.
- He’s the most recognized artiste on the list by international celebrities