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Coming after fast rising Mavin singer , Divine Ikubor , populalrly known as Rema made the Obama playlist in 2019 with his hit single “Dumebi” , Nigerian singer , Wizkid has also made the list this year.
Wizkid , whose real name is Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun , made number 15 on the list with his new single “Smile” , featuring American Grammy winner , H.E.R.
Obama shared the selection with his followers on micro blogging platform , Twitter on Monday evening , in continuation of an annual tradition.
“Over the past few months , I’ve spent a lot of time listening to music with my family.
“I wanted to share some of my favorites from the summer , including songs from some of the artistes at this week’s @DemConvention. Hope you enjoy it , ” he wrote.
The upcoming Nigerian-American rapper , Chika , also featured in the list with her uplifting single , “Crown”.
The list features 53 songs from a range of genres , including reggae , hip-hop , country , pop and rock.
American RnB superstar , Beyoncé , also made the list with “Already” from her new visual album , “Black is King.”
Others in the collection are Rihanna , Bob Marley , OutKast , Nas , J. Cole , Nina Simone and Frank Ocean among others.
Eilish , Leon Bridges , The Chicks , Common and Jennifer Hudson , who also made the list , were scheduled to perform at the ongoing National Convention of the Democratic Party.