Music and marijuana are perfect combination. Getting high with friends is fantastic, but it always feels incomplete without the right kind of music playing. Here is a list of 20 songs you should listen to when high.
- 1. Nuthin’ but a ‘G’ Thang by Snoop Dogg and Dr.Dre
- 2. High as F**ck by Jon Lajoie
- 3. Same oi mistakes by Rihanna
- 4. Never been by Wiz Khalifa
- 5. Marijuana by Kid Cudi
- 6. Wish you were here by Pink Floyd
- 7. California Love by 2pac
- 8. Sun is shining by Bob Marley and the Wailers
- 9. Comfortably numb by Pink Floyd
- 10. In a sentimental mood by John Coltrane
- 11. Purple Haze by Jimi Hendrix
- 12. Luv Deluxe by Cinnamon Chasers
- 13. Space Oddity by David Bowie
- 14. Yes, I’m changing by Tame Impala
- 15. Strawberry Fields Forever by the Beatles
- 16. Juicy by Notorious B.I.G
- 17. Begging you by the Stone Roses
- 18. Bitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe by Kendrick Lamar
- 19. Sultans of Swing by Dire Straits
- 20. Feel Good Inc. by Gorillaz
- Frequently Asked Questions
1. Nuthin’ but a ‘G’ Thang by Snoop Dogg and Dr.Dre
Of course, number one on the list is a song from the American rapper Snoop Dogg, famous for his pro-weed campaigns. This song debuted in Dr.Dre’s solo album The Chronic in 1992. This song was number two in the Billboard Hot 100 on March 20th, 1993. The video is exhilarating as you get to enjoy two great rappers of all time going at it. The album itself is excellent and Nuthin’, but a ‘G’ Thang is at the top of the list.
2. High as F**ck by Jon Lajoie
Just as the name suggests, this song is just perfect for you when you are high. Jon Lajoie gained fame through his YouTube channel, where he made humorous parodies of songs by hip-hop artists MC Vagina and Everyday Normal Guy, among others. High as fuck is a song in his album ‘You want some of this?’ It describes the feelings one gets when you are high. It is humourous and gives a great listen when high.
3. Same oi mistakes by Rihanna
‘Same oi mistakes’ is featured in Rihanna’s album Anti, released on January 28th, 2016. The song has unique beats that leave you feeling high. Anti, ended the last decade as the best performing album by a black female artist. This song’s rhythms and lyrics have a modern feel, so if you love modern beats when you are high, this is the song for you.
4. Never been by Wiz Khalifa
Wiz Khalifa is the younger version of Snoop Dogg. Wiz Khalifa has always been open about his use of cannabis. Most of his songs make a case to get into this list but Never Been takes the day. The track is chilled and gives you a relaxing feeling. This song is part of the Kush and Orange juice album. Wiz once said that this album is perfect for a wake and bake.
5. Marijuana by Kid Cudi
Kid Cudi’s love for cannabis was not a secret, but in 2011 he admitted he has stopped smoking. The song marijuanais a dedication to weed to show his love for the drug. The song is 4 minutes and 20 seconds long, and he says 4.20’ right at the end. The song doesn’t make the list only because it was dedicated to cannabis, and it’s a nice blend of beats that are perfect for listening to when high.
6. Wish you were here by Pink Floyd
This song is good to listen to when high and deal with the loss of a loved one. Be careful if your wounds are still fresh.
7. California Love by 2pac
Hip-hop definitely dominates this list as rap and weed seem to go hand in hand. This song reveals the deep relationship between the two and is a good listen when high.
8. Sun is shining by Bob Marley and the Wailers
Bob Marley songs are the ultimate stoners’ playlist. This is one of Bob’s most popular songs and is credited to leading the rise of reggae. With that in mind, it makes the list.
9. Comfortably numb by Pink Floyd
Pink Floyd is a well-known British band. Whether you understand their songs or not, one thing you can agree with is it is a great listen when high. The slow start and gentle rise of the song is fantastic.
10. In a sentimental mood by John Coltrane
For jazz lovers, this song is for you. Not everyone enjoys Hip-hop’s ruggedness when high, and this song by the legend himself, John Coltrane, gives you a smooth, relaxing feel.
11. Purple Haze by Jimi Hendrix
This song is usually associated with the Purple Haze Marijuana, though there is no mention of this or any other drugs in the lyrics. It is a psychedelic sound that is growing more and more in popularity.
12. Luv Deluxe by Cinnamon Chasers
Cinnamon chasers is a band producing electro music. If you would love to get high and re-evaluate your life decisions, then the video and beats to this song will put you on this path.
13. Space Oddity by David Bowie
David Bowie’s first track in his second album was a hit inspired by the Movie ‘A Space Odyssey’. The song itself will take you to the moon and stars listening to it when high.
14. Yes, I’m changing by Tame Impala
Tame Impala is described as the blend between Pink Floyd and John Lennon. These artists’ songs are popular, and usually, one of their songs makes it to many stoners’ playlist. Most of their songs are perfect for listening to when stoned but Yes, I’m changing is the one we choose to go with.
15. Strawberry Fields Forever by the Beatles
The Beatles might be the most known music group in the world. If you love this Liverpool based group and would like to get high listening to them, then strawberry fields is the best song to do so. When it was released, it confused many people, but at the moment, this song is a must-have in a stoner’s playlist.
16. Juicy by Notorious B.I.G
Notorious B.I.G has created very many legendary Hip-hop hits and is hailed as one of the founders of this generation’s rap music. Notorious B.I.G has to be on your stoners’ playlist, and which better song to represent him than Juicy.
17. Begging you by the Stone Roses
The Stone Roses started with a bang rising quickly to stardom. Their success was short-lived as two albums later, they broke up but not before releasing Begging You. It is one of the best stoner tracks to listen to.
18. Bitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe by Kendrick Lamar
Kendrick Lamar is hailed as one of the great storytellers of our generation. His music is loved by many and is featured in countless countdowns. Bitch Don’t Kill my Vibe is one of those songs. It is the sixth most-listened-to 420 track on Spotify.
19. Sultans of Swing by Dire Straits
Dire Straits, another British band group, makes the list. It is a mixture of relaxing music mixed well with remarkable instrumentals. It is one of those songs you can listen to while doing anything from getting high or working on your assignment.
20. Feel Good Inc. by Gorillaz
Feel good Inc. is Gorrilaz most selling track and only one to ever appear in Billboard Hot 100 top 40 singles list. Watching the video, while high, is an experience you might never forget.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can songs make you high?
Yes, music can get you high to a certain extent. A study conducted by McGill University revealed that listening to music releases dopamine, a hormone associated with drugs.
What calms you down when you are high?
Breathing exercises help one to relax hence calm down when high. Music also helps but you should choose a track you know all the words to.
Why is music so good when high?
Pleasurable music produces dopamine; hence when combined with marijuana gives one a Euphoric feeling.
People have different music tastes, so you might not agree with some or even all of the songs here. But if you are looking for a dope playlist that to listen to while high, try these 20 songs.