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Essence By Wizkid Breaks New Record As It Hits #13 On This Week's Billboard Hot 100 Chart

Nigerian Afrobeats Singer, Ayodeji Balogun popularly known as Wizkid, has taken the world by storm ever since his hit single, Essence from his long anticipated album - Made In Lagos, became a worldwide tune with most people calling it "The song of the summer".

Photo credit : @wizkidayo via instagram

The song has gone ahead to be the first Afrobeats song to ever make it to the world's most prestigious music chart - Billboard Hot 100 making it's debut 8 weeks ago.

A remix of the song with popular pop singer and legend, Justin Bieber, made the song popular and even the most popular African song right now in the world and hence, causing the song to reach a new peak every week on the chart.

Photo credit : @wizkidayo via instagram

This week, Essence peaked a whole #13 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart making it to the top 15 of the chart. Asides that, the song also make a total of 24 entries into different categories on the billboard charts this week including the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Some of these entries are ;

- Global 200 - Essence, #32 (-4) peak #28

- Billboard 200 - Made In Lagos #58

- Billboard artist 100 chart - Wizkid, #88

See the complete list below :

Made In Lagos is WIzkid's 4th Studio album. It is expected that the song will make new entries and also break new records.

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