On this day in 1999, TLC released the worldwide hit, ‘Unpretty’ from their third studio album ‘FanMail’.
The song was adapted from a poem written by group member T-Boz, with music by Dallas Austin. The song’s empowering theme regarding self-esteem has become an enduring fan favourite.
‘Unpretty’ became the group’s fourth #1 single in the US, spending three weeks on top. It was also a Top 10 hit in over ten other countries.
Watch the music video: