Obama unveils 2021 summer playlist
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Former President Obama unveiled his 2021 summer playlist on Saturday, which includes artists like Jay-Z, Bob Dylan, and a couple of collaborations with rapper Lil Baby.

“With so many folks getting together with family and friends, there’s a lot to celebrate this summer,” Obama said in an Instagram post.

“I put together a playlist of some of the songs I’ve been listening to lately — it’s a mix of old and new, household names and emerging artists, and a whole lot in between,” he said.


Among the additions this year are “Straightenin” by Migos, “Allure” by Jay-Z and J.Cole’s “Neighbors.”

The playlist also includes collaborations with Lil Baby, including “Find a Way” by H.E.R. ft. Lil Baby, and Drake’s “Wants and Neds” with Lil Baby.

The 44th president also included Bob Dylan’s “I’ll Be Your Baby Tonight,” Stevie Wonder’s “If You Really Love Me,” and “My Sweet Lord” by George Harrison.

Obama on Friday unveiled his 2021 summer reading list, which includes “Klara and the Sun," by Kazuo Ishiguro and “Patrick Radden Keefe’s "Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty.”