“Young, Wild & Free” is a song by American rappers Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa. The song features American pop artist Bruno Mars. It was released as a digital download on October 11, 2011 in the United States. In its first week, it sold 159,000 digital copies, debuting at #10 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and number 44 on the Canadian Hot 100. The song samples the beat of the track “Sneakin’ in the Back” from the 1974 album Tom Scott and The L.A. Express. This beat has been sampled several times, including in the song “Blue Lines” from Massive Attack’s debut album Blue Lines, released in 1991. The song also received a nomination for Best Rap Song at the 55th Grammy Awards which happened in February 2013.

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