This weeks #ThrowbackThursday pick comes by way of East Point, Atlanta, Georgia, from hip hop legends Outkast. “ATLiens” is the title track from their second studio album, released on August 27, 1996, on the now defunct LaFace Records.
The 3rd song from the album ATLiens, the song reached #35 on the Billboard Hot 100. “ATLiens” was written by André 3000 and Big Boi, and Outkast joined with Mr. DJ to form Earthtone III for production. The effort marked Outkast’s first attempts at producing music by themselves.