Rema Namakula (born April 24, 1991) also known as Rema, is a Ugandan singer and songwriter. Rema was born in Ntinda Uganda and is the last child in her family. Rema has a strong relationship with Ugandan female musician Halima Namakula who has been her mentor from way back in high school.
During her senior six vacation Rema started performing karaoke music. Rema continued singing and became a backup singer in Halima Namakula’s songs.
During one of Halima’s studio practices, Rema’s voice was outstanding and was selected to join Bebe cool in Gagamel.
Rema continued her music career as a back up artist for a Ugandan musician Bebe Cool in Gagamel crew, however she separated from Bebe Cool in 2013, this was after Bebe Cool seeing her on television talking about an album launch which he did not know about and fired her, and that was the beginning of her solo music career. And the very year she released oli wange which was written by Nince Henry which made her popular in the music industry of Uganda.
Rema Namakula have also featured popular Nigerian musician, 2face Idibia during a Coke Studio show.
- An Uzomedia Biography