“Black and Yellow” is a song by American rapper Wiz Khalifa from his debut studio album, Rolling Papers It was released on September 14, 2010, as the lead single from the album. The song was written by Wiz Khalifa, and Star Gate, and it was produced by StarGate. It was released as a CD single in honor of Record Store Day. The song peaked at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming Wiz Khalifa’s first number-one single in the United States.
The song’s title is a reference to the colors of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and all its pro sports teams. The colors are traditionally known as black and gold, but the color can generally be perceived as yellow. The song has spawned dozens of remixes, parodies and remakes, mostly in tribute to other American sports teams, although remakes have been created for non-American teams as well.