Former US President, Barack Obama has picked a song titled ’Smile’ by Nigerian singer, Wizkid, among 53 songs in his list.

This development occurred when Obama who released his 2020 summer playlist, BBC reports.

Meanwhile, Smile is not the only song that was picked by Obama. Others in the collection are Beyonce, Rihanna, Nas, J. Cole, Nina Simone and Frank Ocean.

Mr Obama said some of the songs will be played during this week’s Democratic National Convention which opened last night.

Apart from Wizkid’s song, another Nigerian whose song has been picked by Obama is Rema.

The former US president launched the summer playlist while in office in 2015.