The hit song from Nigerian superstar Wizkid, ‘Essence‘ has broken another milestone by entering the top 50 chart on Apple Music for the US.
The top charts for Apple Music are updated every day. As of Sunday, the 4th of July 2021, ‘Essence‘ by Wizkid featuring Tems has occupied the number 50 spot on the Apple Music US Top 100 Chart. This was also confirmed by Twitter page @AfricaFactsZone, who claim ‘Essence‘ is the first African song to achieve this feat. AFZ writes;
Wizkid’s Essence ft. Tems has become the first African song to make it to the US Apple Music Top 50 Songs.
It has moved to no. 48 on the chart.
A lot of factors have culminated in ‘Essence’ making the top 50 on US Apple Music. For starters, the song is already shaping up to be the song of the summer. A good number of celebrities have shared videos vibing to it in their spare time and at public occasions.