Mr. Scarface Is Back

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Mr. Scarface Is Back
Scarface - Mr. Scarface Is Back.jpg
Studio album by Scarface
Released October 1, 1991
Recorded November 1990 – September 1991
Genre Hip hop
Length 45:31
Label Rap-a-Lot
Producer Crazy C, Scarface
Scarface chronology
Mr. Scarface Is Back
(1991)
The World Is Yours
(1993)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly B+[2]
RapReviews (8/10)[3]
Robert Christgau (choice cut)[4]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide 4/5 stars[5]
The Source 4/5 stars[6]

Mr. Scarface Is Back is the debut solo studio album by American rapper Scarface. The album was released on October 1, 1991, by Rap-a-Lot Records. The album peaked at 51 on the Billboard 200 and 13 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and was certified Gold on April 23, 1993. Two singles were released, "Mr. Scarface" and "A Minute To Pray And A Second To Die", both of which had minor success on the rap and R&B charts.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Mr. Scarface"   5:52
2. "The Pimp"   3:08
3. "Born Killer"   3:38
4. "Murder By Reason Of Insanity"   3:47
5. "Your Ass Got Took"   3:44
6. "Diary Of A Madman"   3:04
7. "Body Snatchers"   3:12
8. "Money And The Power"   3:49
9. "P D Roll 'Em"   3:47
10. "Good Girl Gone Bad"   4:17
11. "A Minute To Pray And A Second To Die"   4:44
12. "I'm Dead"   2:27
Total length:
45:29

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1991) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[7] 51
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[8] 13
US Top Heatseekers Albums (Billboard)[9] 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jason Birchmeier (1991-10-03). "Mr. Scarface Is Back - Scarface | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-08-15. 
  2. ^ Bernard, James (1991-11-22). "Mr. Scarface Is Back". EW.com. Retrieved 2015-08-15. 
  3. ^ "Scarface :: Mr. Scarface is Back :: Rap-A-Lot Records". Rapreviews.com. 2005-05-24. Retrieved 2015-08-15. 
  4. ^ "CG: scarface". Robert Christgau. Retrieved 2015-08-15. 
  5. ^ Brackett, Nathan; Christian Hoard (2004). The Rolling Stone Album Guide. New York City, New York: Simon and Schuster. p. 329. ISBN 0-7432-0169-8. 
  6. ^ Reef. "Review: Mr. Scarface Is Back". The Source: 56. December 1991.
  7. ^ "Scarface – Chart history" Billboard 200 for Scarface. Retrieved October 23, 2014.
  8. ^ "Scarface – Chart history" Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums for Scarface. Retrieved October 23, 2014.
  9. ^ "Scarface – Chart history" Billboard Top Heatseekers Albums for Scarface. Retrieved October 23, 2014.