• "Essence" is a song by Nigerian singer Wizkid, released on 30 October 2020 as the 11th track from his fourth studio album, Made in Lagos.
From the Album
•It samples Loleatta Holloway's "Love Sensation" and features Nigerian singer Tems, who wrote the song alongside Wizkid.
• As observed by NPR's Sidney Madden, the song features Tems singing the chorus about how only her lover can give her the feeling of "lust and obsession and worship that she deserves", with the lyrics "You don't need no other body. You don't need no other body".
• "Essence" is the first Nigerian song in history to chart on the Billboard Hot 100 and the Billboard Global 200.
Made in Lagos
9 April 2021
Ayodeji Balogun, Temilade Openiyi
Legendury Beatz, P2J
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