Nigerian music celebrity, Wizkid, has serenaded the ears of Barrack Obama, making his way into the former US president’s 2020 summer playlist.
Ayodeji Balogun AKA Wizkid, is at No. 15 with his new single “Smile”, featuring H.E.R, American Grammy winner.
Obama put out the selection to his followers on 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.
Chika, a Nigerian-American rapper, also appeared in the list with the energizing single, “Crown”.
American RnB superstar, Beyoncé, also made the list with “Already” from her new visual album, “Black is King.”
Others also in the playlist are Rihanna, Bob Marley, Nas, Nina, J. Cole, Simone, OutKast 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.