“Wild Thoughts” is a hip hop song by American musician DJ Khaled featuring Barbadian singer Rihanna and American singer Bryson Tiller. It was released on June 16, 2017, by We the Best and Epic Records as the third single from Khaled’s tenth studio album, “Grateful”.
It consists of Latin percussion, acoustic guitar lines and riffs that are heavily sampled from the 1999 hit single “Maria Maria” by Carlos Santana. Lyrically, the song praises a lover who inspires wild thoughts, and featured various innuendos and carnal statements.
The song peaked at number two on the US Billboard Hot 100, becoming Rihanna’s thirty-first top ten song, Khaled’s third, and Tiller’s first.