Marijuana and Music are such a part of each other that they may be the real M&M’s. So we have put together a list of our top 10 marijuana inspired songs. You will want to pass a J or two around with your friends while listening to this list.
10. “Smoke 2 Joints” by Sublime
This classic by Sublime will certainly inspire you to light one up… or 2! Too bad these guys aren’t around anymore.
9. “Stoned” by Wiz Khalifa
Wiz is well known for his love of marijuana. The song “Stoned” is a tribute to Wiz’ love of marijuana, he talks about living the “high life” while getting high.
8. “Dr. Greenthumb” by Cypress Hill
Hello, My name is – Dr. Greenthumb is a parody on the woes of marijuana growers. Dr. Greenthumb claims if you read his book you’ll have the chronic in no time!
7. “Smoke the Weed” by Snoop Lion and Collie Buddz
This song by Snoop Dogg’s reggae alter ego Snoop Lion is a public service announcement to marijuana smokers. Remember to take care of the environment, smoke every day, and say “no no” to seeds.
6. “Hits From the Bong” by Cypress Hill
Cypress Hill could easily have a list of top ten weed songs using only their music. Hits From the Bong is the rapper’s version of a love song – for weed.
5. “Sweet Leaf” by Black Sabbath
Maybe not the most notorious “stoner band” out there, but Black Sabbath certainly pay tribute to marijuana. The coughing in the beginning is allegedly lead guitarist Tony lommi after he took a hit from the bong.
4. “One Toke Over the Line” by Brewer and Shipley
Brewer and Shipley sing about the desire to get a hold of some good Mary in this song. Waiting for the train, hoping it’s on time—we’ve all been there.
3. “Illegal Smile” by John Prine
This song talks about the smile that we all get when high. John Prine refers to marijuana as the key to escaping reality. This song was inspired by the persecution of marijuana during the height of the war on drugs.
2. “French Inhale” by Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa
Referring to the practice of exhaling through your mouth and into your nose, this song brings some sex appeal to the art of smoking. Sit back and relax, Wiz says it’s already rolled.
1. “Because I got High” by Afroman
This song takes the cake on most marijuana music lists. Afroman tells his story of all the things he would’ve done if he hadn’t gotten high. We love this song, but come on Afroman, we also love high activities… like listening to music!
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