The Top 10 Essential Songs & Albums to Listen to High

If you’re a regular in the weed scene, you likely have developed a carefully curated stoner playlist that is sure to keep the vibes going throughout your high. Music is a great way to enhance your already lifted spirits and provoke thoughts and emotions. If you’re new to this or are looking to expand said playlist, keep reading as we give you the 10 best songs and albums to listen to while you’re high.

1. Tame Impala – Yes I’m Changing

Tame Impala is no stranger to stoners, and this psychedelic rock band will set the mood perfectly. The main band member, Kevin Parker, states that he has no recollection of creating this song and that it was as if someone else wrote it. It’s a great reminder that we are always changing and healing from our past.

2. Kid Cudi – Man on the Moon

Kid Cudi can be found on many stoner playlists, but this album is arguably a top pick. Man on the Moon features a slew of happy hits that will keep your high at an uplifting level. 

3. Radiohead – 15 Step

If you’re a fan of intricate music, this song is the one for you. Radiohead’s album, In Rainbows, features several songs that involve different groups of instruments. “15 Step” is unique in that it includes a 5/4 meter, which is said to be difficult to clap to but interesting to listen to.

4. Glass Animals – The Other Side of Paradise

Glass Animals is another psychedelic band that should be found on every stoner playlist, as they provide hours of feel-good trippy music. “The Other Side of Paradise” is notable in the sense that it feels like a journey, building up and falling down, making for a full experience while high.

5. Bob Marley – Is This Love

Did you think we’d get through this list without the legend himself? Bob Marley’s music is undeniably one of the most well-known throughout the stoner community. His feel-good songs leave you feeling mellow and grounded. This song is a great place to start, as you likely are familiar with the tune.

6. Mac Miller – Good News

Mac Miller is another artist who makes it difficult to single out one song or album, as they all seem to be gems that can be added to your playlist. Mac Miller explores several different vibes in his music, from upbeat to emotional, making it fitting for whatever high you’re chasing.

7. Pink Floyd – Comfortably Numb

Pink Floyd is a well-known band, but one that is either a hit or miss with their audience due to their unique sound. This song contains one of the best guitar solos in music history and is a great listen when you’re high and attentive to the details.

8. Gorillaz – Feel Good Inc.

“Feel Good Inc.” will help you to feel, you guessed it, good! Since that’s what you’re usually chasing with a high, that makes this song a must-have on your stoner playlist. It’s upbeat and fun, which will help keep you at a happy high.

9. Childish Gambino – Feels like Summer

Childish Gambino creates several hits that are great when stoned, but this song is a favorite due to its mellow vibe and mood-setting lyrics, making it one of the best songs to listen to high. 

10. Wiz Khalifa – In the Cut

Ending our list is a well-known stoner in the weed world. Who better to create music to listen to when you’re high than a fellow stoner? Wiz Khalifa has several songs that are upbeat, catchy, and sure to keep your high fun. “In the Cut” is a great place to start as an instrumental that will give you a floating feeling.

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All of these songs, albums, and artists are great to listen to if you’re wanting to set the right mood for your high. Don’t take our word for it, though. Shop our menu of high-quality bud, and test our picks yourself.

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