“Wild Things” is a music video and single recorded by Canadian singer Alessia Cara for her debut studio album, Know-It-All. It was released to digital retailers on October 27, 2015, as a promotional single before being released to contemporary hit radio on February 2, 2016, as the album’s second official single.
The song was written by Alessia Caracciolo, Coleridge Tillman, Thabiso “Tab” Nkhereanye, and James Ho, and was produced by the latter. Official remixes were commissioned in the spring of 2016 and were released on an extended play on May 13, 2016.
Since its release, “Wild Things” has charted at number fifty on the Billboard Hot 100 and has also attained top-forty peaks in multiple territories including Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. In Cara’s native Canada, the song peaked at 14, five positions higher than her highly-successful debut, “Here“. The song has been certified Gold by ARIA and RIAA, while being certified Platinum by RMNZ.