Barack Obama shared his favorite songs of 2020, a list that includes artists like Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Bad Bunny, Phoebe Bridgers, and Dua Lipa.
Here are some of my favorite songs of the year, ”the former president tweeted. “As usual, I had some valuable consultations from our family music guru, Sasha, to put this together. Hope you find a new song or two to listen to. “
Like previous favorite songs on his annual lists, Obama’s musical taste spans many genres, from rock (“Ghosts” by Bruce Springsteen, “Goodbye Jimmy Reed” by Bob Dylan, “Love Is the King” by Jeff Tweedy) to pop (“Levitating,” by Dua Lipa, “Remember Where You Are” by Jessie Ware) to rap (“The Climb Back” by J. Cole, “Franchise” by Travis Scott, “The Bigger Picture” by Lil Baby ) to country (“Starting Over” by Chris Stapleton, “Brave” by Ruston Kelly)
Obama’s picks also include a pair of Grammy nominees for Best New Artist, Megan Thee Stallion and Beyonce’s Savage Remix and Phoebe Bridgers’s ‘Kyoto’ – which turned out to be the only two tracks Obama’s picks shared. with Rolling stoneThe list of the 50 best songs of 2020 – along with emerging artists like Lido Pimienta, Waxahatchee, Faye Webster and Little Simz.
Check out Obama’s full roster – which also included Bad Bunny, Mac Miller, HER, and Goodie Mob – below:
Here are some of my favorite songs of the year. As usual, I had some valuable consultations from our family music guru, Sasha, to put this together. Hope you find a new song or two to listen to. pic.twitter.com/K1NRPYiSg4
– Barack Obama (@BarackObama) December 19, 2020
On Friday, the former president shared a list of his favorite TV shows and movies that he watched while locked out.