The self-proclaimed African Giant sold out the 80K seats and set a record as the first African artist to accomplish this feat; The report was confirmed on the London Stadium’s official website.
Rema praised the singer on his Instagram story after the feat, praising her for being an inspiration to aspiring singers, the entertainment industry, and Nigeria as a whole.
“Big congrats Uncle B. You say African Giant & you stand on it! God strengthen you to keep inspiring the boys True icon. Love u OG,” he wrote.
Reactions trailing Rema accolades to Burna Boy
@Jessivibez penned: “This is a normal thing every artiste would wish to someone that has done something they have done. It’s an inspiration to try it out too. Fireboy wrote same thing. If davido or wizkid did this, that will be same caption. So make ona rest.”
bahdmanpetus wrote: “Olamide did too , we’re taking notes”
ChukwudiOfili2 said: “That is why Rema will go far… You only attract what you respect.. He respects greatness, therefore he will also become great.”
NEGEZIES1 stated: “This guy is arguably the best talent out of Africa in a long while.”
ade9902 opine: “Uncle B” Odogwu don dey old ??”
Saxtondey4you noted: “If you are humble, you will go far”
deleszn_ said: “We need a song from these two”