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Spotify has made it easier than ever for users to compile and share playlists of their favorite songs. What's more, music fans aren't the only ones who have taken part in the trend.

In recent years, Spotify has finally begun to answer the age-old question of "what do your favorite famous people listen to?" Now, everyone from popular musicians to powerful politicians are creating their own public Spotify playlists. 

Sometimes celebrity Spotify playlists are created in anticipation of an artist's upcoming album release. Other times, it's just a fun, unique avenue for a celebrity to connect with their fans. Either way, there's an inherent joy in finding out what celebrities listen to on Spotify, especially when people learn that they appreciate the same music as their idols.

Without further ado, here are 12 of the most notable Spotify playlists of the rich and famous!

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Barack Obama


Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list These Celebrity Spotify Playlists Give Listeners A Peek At What Their Faves Are Jamming To
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For everyone out there missing the days when Obama was still in office, this Spotify playlist is just what the doctor ordered. Created by the former President himself, the playlist features some of Obama's favorite nighttime summer songs. Oddly enough, the playlist feels like a good companion to Obama's term in office. 
 
Top track: "Tightrope  (The Solo Version)" by Janelle Monae

Cringiest track: "The Man" by Aloe Blacc

Age: 56

Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

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Demi Lovato


Demi Lovato is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list These Celebrity Spotify Playlists Give Listeners A Peek At What Their Faves Are Jamming To
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Demi Lovato's curated workout playlist is just as fierce and fiery as her fans might hope. Packed with hip hop bangers both new and old, it's easy to see why the singer brings so much energy to her music. If you've finished with  Tell Me You Love Me and are still looking to turn up, you should definitely give this playlist a listen. 

Top track: "HUMBLE." by Kendrick Lamar

Cringiest track: "No Mediocre" by T.I. featuring Iggy Azalea

Age: 25

Birthplace: Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

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Charli XCX


Charli XCX is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list These Celebrity Spotify Playlists Give Listeners A Peek At What Their Faves Are Jamming To
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When Charli XCX released one of her biggest hits to date ("Boys"), the popstar also compiled this list of boy-centric Spotify jams. From Justin Bieber to Avicii, the list is pop and hip hop centric, and an enjoyable companion to XCX's own hit single. 

Top track: "Location" by Khalid

Cringiest track: "Baby" by Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris

Age: 25

Birthplace: Stevenage, United Kingdom

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Selena Gomez


Selena Gomez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list These Celebrity Spotify Playlists Give Listeners A Peek At What Their Faves Are Jamming To
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Titled "Me and My Girls", this Selena-curated Spotify playlist celebrates both her own music as well as tracks from some of her favorite female artists. In addition to being a generally enjoyable collection, there's a strong sense of girl power running through the entire playlist.

Top track: "Love" by Lana Del Rey

Cringiest track: "You Look Good" by Lady Antebellum

Age: 25

Birthplace: Grand Prairie, Texas, United States of America

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