Mr. Scarface Is Back

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Mr. Scarface Is Back
Scarface - Mr. Scarface Is Back.jpg
Studio album by Scarface
Released October 3, 1991[1]
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 studio album by American rapper (whose a member from the southern hip hop group, The Geto Boys) Scarface. It was released on October 3, 1991, by Rap-a-Lot Records. The album was supported by two singles: "Mr. Scarface" and "A Minute to Pray and a Second to Die". Both of these singles had attained a minor success on these charts.

The album debuted at number 51 on the US Billboard 200. On April 23, 1993, the album became a certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

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. ^ a b 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.