President Obama drops two summer playlists

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President Obama dropped two summer playlists – one for daytime and one for nighttime – Thursday while vacationing with his family on Martha’s Vineyard.

The President also released a day and night playlist last summer. Obama hand picked all of the tracks, according to the White House.

“Been waiting to drop this,” the President tweeted. “Summer playlist, the encore. What’s everybody listening to?”

The playlists feature a wide array of artists, including singers who have performed at the White House such as Janelle Monae, Sara Bareilles and Esperanza Spalding.

In December, Obama and Vice President Biden also released holiday playlists available on the White House Spotify account. Michelle Obama also has a girl power playlist available on the account.

President Obama’s Daytime Playlist:

  1. LoveHate Thing – Wale
  2. Smooth Sailin’ – Leon Bridges
  3. Elevator Operator – Courtney Barnett
  4. Home – Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
  5. Many the Miles – Sara Bareilles
  6. Tightrope – Janelle Monae
  7. Classic Man – Jidenna
  8. So Ambitious – Jay-Z, feat. Pharrell
  9. Me Gustas Tu – Manu Chao
  10. Forever Begins – Common
  11. The Man – Aloe Blacc
  12. As We Enter – Nas & Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley
  13. Sinnerman – Nina Simone
  14. U Got the Look – Prince
  15. Rock Steady – Aretha Franklin
  16. Good Vibrations – Beach Boys
  17. Don’t Owe You A Thang – Gary Clark Jr.
  18. Man Like That – Gin Wigmore
  19. II B.S. (edit) — Charles Mingus

President Obama’s Nighttime Playlist:

  1. If I Have My Way – Chrisette Michelle
  2. Espera – Esperanza Spalding
  3. Tell It Like It Is – Aaron Neville
  4. Alright – Ledisi
  5. Trapped By A Thing Called Love – Denise Lasalle
  6. Lady – D’Angelo
  7. So Very Hard to Go – Tower of Power
  8. Midnight Sun – Carmen McCrae
  9. Cucurrucucu Paloma – Caetano Veloso
  10. Green Aphrodisiac – Corinne Bailey Rae
  11. I’ll Be There for You / You’re All I Need – Mary J Blige / Method Man
  12. Lover Man – Billie Holiday
  13. Criminal – Fiona Apple
  14. Acid Rain – Chance the Rapper
  15. My Funny Valentine – Miles Davis
  16. Do You Feel Me – Anthony Hamilton
  17. I Get Lonely – Janet Jackson
  18. Lean In – Lizz Wright
  19. All Day Music – War
  20. Say Yes — Floetry