President Obama’s 2018 Year-End List Names JAY-Z, Beyoncé & J. Cole As His Favorites


At the top of every 12 months, President Barack Obama all the time shares his favourite songs, books and flicks out of the entire 12 months.

And on the high of this 12 months’s record, the president consists of The Carters’ “APESH*T,” which comes from the facility couple’s joint album, EVERYTHING IS LOVE.

In a Facebook submit, Obama said, “It offers me a second to pause and mirror on the 12 months via the books, films, and music that I discovered most thought-provoking, inspiring, or simply plain liked,” he wrote.”It additionally offers me an opportunity to spotlight proficient authors, artists, and storytellers – some who're family names and others who you could not have heard of earlier than.”

Obama additionally listed J. Cole’s “Kevin’s Heart,” Jay Rock’s “Wow Freestyle” that includes Kendrick Lamar, Chance the Rapper’s newest, “My Own Thing” that includes Joey Purp and Cardi B’s “I It” single.

In addition to this listed, he additionally identify a few of the films and books he liked in 2018. Check out Obama’s 2018 year-end music record under and the complete record under.

“APESH*T” – The Carters
“Bad Bad News” – Leon Bridges
“Could’ve Been” – H.E.R. f. Bryson Tiller
“Disco Yes” – Tom Misch f. Poppy Ajudha
“Ekombe” – Jupiter & Okwess
“Every Time I Hear That Song” – Brandi Carlile
“Girl Goin’ Nowhere” – Ashley McBryde
“Historia De Un Amor” – Tonina f. Javier Limón and Tali Rubinstein
“I It” – Cardi B. f. Bad Bunny and J Balvin
“Kevin’s Heart” – J. Cole
“King For A Day” – Anderson East
“Love Lies” – Khalid & Normani
“Make Me Feel” – Janelle Monáe
“Mary Don’t You Weep (Piano & A Microphone 1983 Version)” – Prince
“My Own Thing” – Chance the Rapper f. Joey Purp
“Need a Little Time” – Courtney Barnett
“Nina Cried Power” – Hozier f. Mavis Staples
“Nterini” – Fatoumata Diawara
“One Trick Ponies” – Kurt Vile
“Turnin’ Me Up” – BJ the Chicago Kid
“Wait by the River” – Lord Huron
“Wow Freestyle” – Jay Rock f. Kendrick Lamar