Young Wild & Free is a pop rap song by American rappers Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa with guest vocals by American singer-songwriter Bruno Mars.
The Smeezingtons produced the track and co-wrote it with Snopp Dogg, Wiz Khalifa and Christopher Brown.
Atlantic Records released the track on October 11, 2011 as the lead single from the soundtrack of the motion picture Mac & Devin Go to High School.
Albeit it was commercially successful, the single received mixed reviews from music critics who praised Mars’ chorus and Snoop Dogg‘s rap, but criticized Wiz Khalifa‘s raw rap performance.
Young Wild & Free peaked at Number 7 on the US Billboard Hot 100, Number 12 on the UK R&B Charts and reached the top ten in several countries including France and Switzerland.
It also peaked at Number 2 in New Zealand (where it was certified single platinum) and Number 4 in Australia (where it was certified 4x platinum).
Savour the song below, living young and wild and free.