Wizkid’s ‘Essence’ Breaks into Top 10 Spot on Billboard Hot 100
Essence appeared on the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 chart making Wizkid the very first African to break the top 10 with his own song. The new update was shared via Instagram on Monday, the 11th of October 2021.
Wizkid who is currently on a US tour released Essence as part of his Made in Lagos album last year. The song which features Tems as well gained ground towards the end of last year and picked up again this year with an amazing run which saw it break into the Billboard Hot 100 at no. 82.
This new achievement has earned Wizkid his second top 10 and Tems her first.
Congrats to them!
See tweet with the announcement:
It earns WizKid his second top 10 (after being featured on @Drake's "One Dance"), Bieber his 25th and Tems her first.
— billboard charts (@billboardcharts) October 11, 2021