Barrack Obama who served as America’s 44th president from 2009 to 2017 and also the first American black president releases his favorite music list every year.
For the year 2022, three Nigerian music stars featured in that list.
“Calm down” by Divine Ikubor popularly known as Rema was released in March 2022 and has been certified gold in Italy, Spain, Portugal and Netherlands. It received a silver certification in United Kingdom and Diamond certification in France and it was among the songs that made it to Barrack Obama’s favorite music of 2022.
“Last Last”,a banger sang by Nigeria’s own African giant, Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu popularly know as Burna boy was a world wide sensation that was released in May 2022. It also made it to Barrack Obama’s list.
Rush by Nigerian young and new star Oyinkansola Sarah Aderibigbe popularly known as Ayra Star was released in September 2022 and also made it to the List.