21st July, 2023
Songs by Nigerian stars, Burna Boy and Ayra Starr, were included in former President of the United States of America, Barack Obama’s 2023 summer playlist.
Obama released his summer playlist on Thursday night.
The list included ‘Sittin’ On Top Of The World’ by Burna Boy.
Ayra Starr made the list with her song titled Sability.
Listen and watch Sability’s video:
The Nigerian stars joined other superstars such as Jorja Smith, SZA, J Hus, Drake, Nas, and Rosalia on the playlist that comprises both classic and new records.
Burna Boy was previously featured on Obama’s annual summer playlist with ‘Last Last’ making the cut in 2022.
Ayra Starr’s ‘Rush’ also made Obama’s 2022 end-of-the-year playlist.
Other Nigerians who have been featured on Obama’s playlists include Wizkid, Rema, and Tems.