‘Essence’, a song by Nigerian music stars, Ayo Balogun widely known as Wizkid, and starlet Tems, has debuted at no 82 on Billboards Hot 100 chart.
Billboard revealed this in a tweet on Monday evening.
Hot 100 rankings are based on sales (physical and digital), radio play, and online streaming in the United States.
It earns Tems her first career entry on the chart.
— billboard charts (@billboardcharts) July 12, 2021
‘Essence’, a track from Wizkid’s critically-acclaimed ‘Made In Lagos’ album, was released in October last year, with a music video coming early this year.
Former US President, Barack Obama, had also listed ‘Essence’ among his favourite songs from 2020.