Former US President Barack Obama has shared his favourite songs of 2020 with Wizkid and Tems “Essence” making the cut.
Barack Obama is popular on social media for something other than his political achievements and insightful ideas. His voracious taste in books, movies and music is one popular side of him.
In a recent tweet, he shared a list of 30 songs that he claims are his favourites for 2020. Obama mentions that his daughter Sasha, the family music guru, helped him make the selections.
See his tweet below:
Here are some of my favorite songs of the year. As usual, I had some valuable consultation from our family music guru, Sasha, to put this together. I hope you find a new song or two to listen to. pic.twitter.com/K1NRPYiSg4
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) December 19, 2020
Wizkid’s “Essence” featuring Tems, off the “Made In Lagos” album, made this Obama-curated list. “Savage Remix” by Megan Thee Stallion featuring Beyoncé and “Damage” by H.E.R were also part of this strong list.
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There is no doubting the Obama household music taste and the former US President hopes that followers can find ‘a new song or two to listen to’ off is the list.
See the full list of Barack Obama’s Favorite Music of 2020 below:
- Savage Remix – Megan Thee Stallion ft. Beyoncé
- Love Is The King – Jeff Tweedy
- Franchise — Travis Scott ft. Young Thug and M.I.A.
- Nada — Lido Pimienta ft. Li Saumet
- Can’t Do Much — Waxahatchee
- The Bigger Picture — Lil Baby
- Ghosts — Bruce Springsteen
- Levitating –Dua Lipa ft. DaBaby
- The Climb Back – J. cole
- Repeat — J Hus ft. Koffee
- Damage — H.E.R.
- Goodbye Jimmy Reed — Bob Dylan
- Summer 2020 — Jhené Aiko
- Brave — Ruston Kelly
- Uwrongo (Edit) — Prince Kaybee, Shimza, Black Motion, and Ami Faku
- Better Distractions – Faye Webster
- Lemonade — Internet Money ft. Don Toliver, Gunna, and NAV
- Blue World — Mac Miller
- Cut Em In’ — Anderson Paak ft. Rick Ross
- Starting Over — Chris Stapleton
- Mecca — Spillage Village, JID e EARTHGANG
- La Dificil — Bad Bunny
- Essence — WizKid ft. Tems
- All My Girls Like To Fight — Hope Tala
- Kyoto — Phoebe Bridgers
- Sun Came Out — Gunna
- Remember Where You Are — Jessie Ware
- 4 My PPL – Goodie Mob
- Distance — Yebba
- One Life, Might Live — Little Simz