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21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

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21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

Here Are The Best Songs About Cannabis

There’s a magical connection between music and weed. And that connection goes both ways. Getting high makes tunes sound so much better. It also works if you’re the one making music. Since cannabis helps you be more creative, getting high while writing songs can help take your craft to the next level.

A lot of musicians bring all this together by writing songs specifically about weed. These tunes celebrate all things cannabis, and they’re also awesome to listen to while getting high. Check out these 21 dope songs that all mention weed.

21. “The Next Episode” – Dr. Dre featuring Snoop Dogg, Kurupt, and Nate Dogg

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

This one’s a little bit of an oldie, coming off Dre’s 1999 album “Dr. Dre 2001.” But we had to include it on this list of songs about weed. The song ends with the ultimate slogan for every cannabis fan: “Smoke weed every day.”

20. “High By The Beach” – Lana Del Rey

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

Here’s what Lana Del Rey has to say about falling in and out of love: “All I wanted to do was get high by the beach. Get high, baby, baby, bye bye.” Good advice, especially if you just got out of a messy break-up.

19. “Dooo It!” – Miley Cyrus

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

Miley Cyrus has established herself as one of pop music’s reigning cannabis queens. Most recently, she threw a weed-themed birthday party for her boyfriend Liam Hemsworth. In “Dooo It!” she sings about her love for the green: “Yeah I smoke pot, yeah I love peace” she sings in the opening lines.

18. “James Joint” – Rihanna

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

Last year, Rihanna released her eighth studio album “Anti.” She used one of the tracks, “James Joint” to express how much she loves weed. As the song opens, she sings “I’d rather be smoking weed whenever we breathe, every time you kiss me, don’t say that you miss me, just come get me.” Anyone who loves cannabis as much as Rihanna knows the feeling of wanting to get high more than pretty much anything else.

17. “Addicted” – Amy Winehouse

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

In this song, Amy Winehouse sings about a problem we’ve probably all experienced. Those people who are happy to puff your herb, but are less keen to smoke you up in return. “Tell your boyfriend next time he around to buy his own weed and don’t wear my shit down.”

16. “Gwyneth Paltrow” – Kool A.D. featuring Himanshu

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

Kool A.D. teams up with Himanshu, better known as Heems, to bring you a song that really is all about weed. Most of the lyrics are literally just the artists listing off the names of different strains. If you’re ever stuck looking for a new strain to try listen to this song.

15. “The Recipe” – Kendrick Lamar featuring Dr. Dre

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

We had to follow Kool A.D.’s song with “The Recipe” by Kendrick Lamar and Dr. Dre. That’s because both songs use the same beat, produced by Scoop Deville. On this one, Kendrick and Dre pay homage to California’s weed scene.

14. “Green Line” – Princess Nokia

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

Indie rapper Princess Nokia has been taking the world by storm recently. And in “Green Line” she confidently raps about the joys of exploring NYC in the company of good weed. “For $2.50 I could go anywhere I want, even if they check my bags, I’m hiding weed from the cops, I was on the 6, green line chick.”

13. “Young, Wild & Free” – Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, and Bruno Mars

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

When Snoop and Wiz got together to make a song, you knew it was going to be about weed. When it comes to musicians who love weed, nobody beats out those two. In fact, they’ve both managed to branch out from music to start their own cannabis businesses.

12. “Cigarettes and Cush” – Stormzy featuring Kehlani

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

This tune combines dope vibes with weed-themed lyrics. The chorus repeats the lines “You got those cigarettes and cush, you don’t ever let me down.”

11. “Habits” – Tove Lo

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

In 2014, Tove Lo released “Queen of the Clouds,” and one of the album’s most popular songs was “Habits.” The singer describes a feeling you’ve probably experienced yourself. After what sounds like a nasty breakup, she has to “stay high all the time to keep you off my mind.”

10. “Marijuana” – Kid Cudi

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

Just look at the title of this song. Enough said.

9. “Crumblin’ Erb” – Outkast

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

This classic song from the rap duo’s old school album “Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik” is a smooth ode to smoking up. Break apart your nugs, pack your bowl, and get high. That’s what these guys are doing.

8. “Purple Swag” – A$AP Rocky

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

A$Ap Rocky parties hard in this song. Puffing herb and drinking that “purple drank.” Next time you’re toking up at a party, put this song on first.

7. “Stoner” – Young Thug

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

In case there was any confusion, Young Thug makes it clear how much he loves weed in this song. The hook is simply the line “I’m a stoner” repeated a bunch of times.

6. “Get High” – Brandy Clark

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

In this song, country singer Brandy Clark sings about a woman who relies on weed to keep herself grounded, sane, and happy. This song tells a powerful story about the benefits of smoking weed.

5. “Kush Cloud” – Freddie Gibbs

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

Freddie Gibbs has made cannabis a huge part of his life. Not only does he rap about it in this song, but he also has started his own line of cannabis product.s He’s even developed his own strain, called Freddie Kane OG.

4. “Back in the Day” – Erykah Badu

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

In this song, the reigning queen of neo-soul sings about the simple joys of smoking up with friends. And if you’re looking for the perfect jam to soundtrack your next sesh, put this song on.

3. “Wagon Wheel” – Old Crow Medicine Show

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

For smokers who like folk and country music, Old Crow Medicine Show comes through with their hugely popular song “Wagon Wheel.” The song talks about hitching a ride with a trucker and having “a nice long toke” with him.

2. “Smoke Break” – Chance the Rapper featuring Future

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

Part of his second mixtape “Coloring Book,” the song “Smoke Break” is Chance the Rapper’s homage to the joys of slowing down, taking a break from the busyness of life, and enjoying a smoke sesh. He’s right: “We deserve a smoke break.”

1. “Legalize It” – Peter Tosh

21 Dope AF Songs That Mention Weed

We know, this one is going waaaaaay back. Reggae legend Peter Tosh recorded “Legalize It” as part of his 1976 album “Legalize It.” But we had to include it. This song is basically the anthem for the weed legalization movement.

Nick Lindsey

Nick is a Green Rush Daily staff writer from Fort Collins, Colorado. He has been at the epicenter of the cannabis boom from the beginning. He holds a Masters in English Literature and a Ph.D. in cannabis (figuratively of course).

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