Colors (soundtrack)

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Colors
Soundtrack album by Various artists
Released April 12, 1988
Recorded 1987–1988
Genre Hip hop
Contemporary R&B
Label Warner Bros. Records
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Producer Marley Marl, Afrika Islam, Hurby Luv Bug, Eric B. & Rakim, Rick James
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link
Robert Christgau (B+)[1]

Colors is the soundtrack of the 1988 film Colors. It was released on April 12, 1988, by Warner Bros. Records and mostly consisted of hip hop music. The soundtrack found success, peaking at 31 on the Billboard 200 and was certified gold on July 12, 1988, but it is best remembered for its title track performed by Ice-T. The single wasn't a huge success on the charts, only making it to 70 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Colors"—4:25 (Ice-T)
  2. "Six Gun" (Dr. Dre remix)—4:57 (Decadent Dub Team)
  3. "Let the Rhythm Run"—3:22 (Salt-n-Pepa)
  4. "Raw" (original mix)—4:06 (Big Daddy Kane)
  5. "Paid in Full" (Coldcut Remix)—7:07 (Eric B. & Rakim)
  6. "Butcher Shop"—3:44 (Kool G. Rap & D.J. Polo)
  7. "Mad Mad World (7A3)
  8. "Go on, Girl"—3:03 (Roxanne Shanté)
  9. "A Mind is a Terrible Thing to Waste"—4:28 (M.C. Shan)
  10. "Everywhere I Go (Colors)"—4:34 (Rick James)

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