“Bad Things” is a song by American hip hop recording artist Machine Gun Kelly and American singer Camila Cabello from the girl band Fifth Harmony. The song was released on October 10, 2016 and was produced by The Futuristics. “Bad Things” is a mid-tempo ballad that features an interpolation of the 1998 Fastball single “Out of My Head”. Lyrically, the song incorporates themes of pain-is-pleasure type of love.
“Bad Things” debuted at number 80 on the US Billboard Hot 100 during the week of November 5, 2016, becoming MGK’s second entry on the chart, after 2011’s “Wild Boy”, and his highest charting single. It has since reached number 28, becoming his first top 40 entry and Cabello’s second as a solo artist. As of November 17, 2016, the single has sold 67,000 copies in the United States.