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Jidenna, Wale, Nina Simone & More Are Featured On President Obama's 2016 Summer Playlist

President Obama took to his official twitter today to reveal his two-part 2016 Summer Playlist.

President Obama took to his official twitter today to reveal his two-part 2016 Summer Playlist, which is split into a 'Songs for the Daytime' and 'Song for the Nighttime.'


His selections cover a wide range of tracks from contemporary artists—Wale's "LoveHate Thing," Jidenna's "Classic Man," Chance the Rapper, Janelle Monáe, Leon Bridges—as well as classics from Nina Simone, Charles Mingus, Miles Davis, Prince, and many more.

Pitchfork put all of POTUS' selections together in two Apple Music playlists you can stream below.

"Been waiting to drop this: summer playlist, the encore. What's everybody listening to?," the President tweeted.

It's too bad Sauti Sol didn't make the cut, 'cause we know Barack's danced his ass off to their songs before.

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Listen to Zingah's New Album 'Sessions At The Crib'

Zingah is back with 'Sessions At The Crib' featuring AKA, Amanda Black, Emtee, KLY, YoungstaCPT and more.

Zingah has come back just in time for December vibes with new album Sessions At The Crib. The 11-track album features AKA, Amanda Black, Emtee, KLY, YoungstaCPT and more. Sessions At The Crib is Zingah's second album in the rapper's decade-long career. His debut album, On a Different, was released earlier in the year and the For the Level EP was released in 2018. Zingah refreshingly plays around with alternative sounds in Sessions at the Crib. The project certainly deserves uninterrupted play with each track offering something new for the listener.

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