G.O.D. Pt. III

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"G.O.D. Pt. III"
Single by Mobb Deep
from the album Hell on Earth
Released July 2, 1997
Format CD single
Genre East Coast hip hop, hardcore hip hop
Length 5:16
Label Loud Records
Writer(s) Havoc
Prodigy
Producer(s) Mobb Deep
Mobb Deep singles chronology
"Front Lines (Hell on Earth)"
(1997)
"G.O.D. Pt. III"
(1997)
"Hoodlum"
(1997)

"G.O.D. Pt. III" is the third single from Mobb Deep's Hell on Earth album. The song contains a sample from "Tony's Theme" by Giorgio Moroder from the 1983 film Scarface, and a drum-loop from "Fool Yourself" by Little Feat. The title is a reference to The Godfather Part III. Laron Pierce recorded a song with Duece Trae who are known as "Lyrical Frontline" made a freestyle and named it "Can't Turn Back Pt. III".

The chorus features Infamous Mobb member Godfather Pt. III.

The song is included on the best of album, Life of the Infamous: The Best of Mobb Deep.

The music video (directed by Steve Carr) takes place in an Opera House. Prodigy and Havoc take turns doing verses in different locations of the Opera House

Track listing[edit]

Side A
  1. "G.O.D. Pt. III" [Clean Version]
  2. "G.O.D. Pt. III" [Instrumental]
Side B
  1. "G.O.D. Pt. III" [Dirty Version]
  2. "G.O.D. Pt. III" [Acappella]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1997) Peak
position
Billboard Hot R&B Singles 64
Billboard Hot Rap Tracks 18
Billboard Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales 8