U.S.A. (United State of Atlanta)

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U.S.A. (United States of Atlanta)
U.nited S.tate of A.tlanta (Yin Yang Twins album) coverart.jpg
Studio album by Ying Yang Twins
Released June 28, 2005
Recorded 2004–05
Genre Southern hip hop, Crunk
Length 72:17
Label TVT Records
Producer Mr. Collipark
Ying Yang Twins chronology
My Brother & Me
(2004)
U.S.A. (United State of Atlanta)
(2005)
Chemically Imbalanced
(2006)
Singles from U.S.A. (United State of Atlanta)
  1. "Wait (The Whisper Song)"
    Released: March 1, 2005
  2. "Badd"
    Released: July 26, 2005
  3. "Shake"
    Released: August 23, 2005
  4. "Bedroom Boom"
    Released: 2005
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 76/100 [1]
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars [2]
Entertainment Weekly (A-) [3]
HipHopDX 2.5/5 stars [4]
Okayplayer 50/100[5]
RapReviews 6/10[6]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars [7]
Spin (B) [8]

U.S.A. (United State of Atlanta) (stylised on the cover as U.nited S.tate of A.tlanta) is the fourth studio album by Atlanta-based rap duo Ying Yang Twins.[9] The album debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 with approximately 201,000 copies sold in the first week released making the duo's highest charting album to date.[10] The album was eventually certified platinum by the RIAA with an excess of 1 million copies sold.[11] It was also released in a chopped and screwed version.[12]

The Collipark remix "(I Got That) Boom Boom" with Britney Spears was initially going to appear on the album but didn't make the final cut.[13]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Featuring Length
1. "All Good Things" (Intro)   1:29
2. "Fuck the Ying Yang Twins"     4:56
3. "Long Time"   Anthony Hamilton 5:16
4. "Live Again"   Adam Levine 4:15
5. "We at War" (Skit)   0:59
6. "Ghetto Classics"     3:58
7. "The Courthouse" (Skit)   0:28
8. "23 Hr. Lock Down"   Bun B 4:37
9. "Sex Therapy 101" (Skit)   1:12
10. "Wait (The Whisper Song)"     2:59
11. "Sex Therapy 102" (Skit)   1:01
12. "Pull My Hair"     4:12
13. "Sex Therapy 103" (Skit)   0:58
14. "Bedroom Boom"   Avant 4:37
15. "The Walk"   Da Muzicianz, Countrie Biggz, Homebwoi & B.G. 4:21
16. "Hoes"   Jacki-O 4:23
17. "Badd"   Mike Jones & Mr. Collipark 3:45
18. "Put That Thang Down"   Teedra Moses 3:30
19. "Shake"   Pitbull 4:01
20. "My Brother's Keeper"   Anwar 5:24
21. "Dedication & Upcoming Events" (Skit)   2:19
22. "U.S.A."     3:32
23. "Wait (The Whisper Song)" (Remix) Busta Rhymes, Missy Elliott, Lil Scrappy, Free & Mr. Collipark 4:35

References[edit]

  1. ^ USA (United State Of Atlanta) Reviews, Ratings, Credits, and More - Metacritic
  2. ^ U.S.A. at AllMusic
  3. ^ Marino, Nick (June 24, 2005). "U.S.A. (United States of Atlanta) Review". Entertainment Weekly. p. 162. Retrieved March 19, 2012. 
  4. ^ HipHopDX review
  5. ^ Okayplayer review
  6. ^ RapReviews review
  7. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on February 22, 2008. Retrieved July 23, 2007. 
  8. ^ Spin Magazine review
  9. ^ "Usa (United State of Atlanta): Ying Yang Twins: Music". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2012-03-12. 
  10. ^ "Strait's 'Somewhere' Heads Right To No. 1". Billboard.com. Retrieved 2012-03-12. 
  11. ^ "Recording Industry Association of America". RIAA. Retrieved 2012-03-12. 
  12. ^ "United State of Atlanta [Chopped & Screwed]: Ying Yang Twins: Music". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2012-03-12. 
  13. ^ "Lewd Vibrations". Emusician.com. Retrieved 2013-03-05.