Nigerian Afrobeats superstar, Wizkid has gotten on the Billboard Hot 100 with his hit single ‘Essence’, alongside Tems for the week ending July 17th.
The news was confirmed by the Billboard Charts official Twitter handle on Monday, the 12th of July 2021. According to their post, ‘Essence’ debuted at No 82 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart for the week ending July 17th. In addition to that, they also confirmed that it is Tems first appearance on the chart. They wrote;
Asides from debuting on the Billboard Hot 100, ‘Essence’ also recently broke into the US Apple Music top 50 and subsequently top 20. Although this is Tems’ first entry on the highly coveted chart, Wizkid has been on the chart once before. That was when he featured on Drake’s global smash hit, ‘One Dance’ along with Kyla.