By Olaitan Ganiu
Wizkid’s collaboration with rising songstress Tems, ‘Essence,’ has made it to the Billboard 100.
The song made it to the global music chart entering at Number 82.
The rise of the music by Wizkid and Tems has been getting global attention following the release of his album in 2020 and his Grammy win in early 2021.
The feat attained by ‘Essence’ on the Billboard also registered Tem’s entry on the Billboard since the kick-off of her career.
The song’s inclusion on the Billboard was also announced by the official body behind the global chart.
“Wizkid’s “Essence,” featuring @temsbaby, debuts at Number 82 on this week’s #Hot100. It earns Tems her first career entry on the chart,” Billboard tweeted.
Since the release of Wizkid’s ‘Made In Lagos’ album, on October 30, 2020, the fourth studio album has continued to break records.
The body of work features international singers including Damian Marley, Skepta, Projexx, H.E.R, and Ella Mai alongside Burna Boy, Tems.