So Many Tears

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"So Many Tears"
SoManyTears.jpg
Single by 2Pac
from the album Me Against the World
B-side"If I Die 2Nite"
ReleasedJune 13, 1995
FormatCD single
RecordedSeptember 1994; Soundcastle Studios (Los Angeles, California)
Genre
Length3:58
LabelInterscope
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)Shock G
2Pac singles chronology
"Dear Mama"
(1995)
"So Many Tears"
(1995)
"How Long Will They Mourn Me?"
(1995)

"So Many Tears" is the second single from 2Pac's third studio album Me Against the World.[1]

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1995)[2] Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100 44
US Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales (Billboard) 410
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks (Billboard) 21
US Hot Rap Singles (Billboard) 6

Credits[edit]

  • (T. Shakur, G. Jacobs, R. Walker, E. Baker, S. Wonder; Joshua's Dream/Interscope Pearl Music/Warner-Tamerlane
  • Publishing Corp./ Grand Imperial Thug Music/Pubhowyalike Music, BMI/Triboy Music Publishing/Black Bull
  • Music/Jobete Music Co., ASCAP.)
  • Produced by D-Flizno Production Squad for Stayin' Biznizzy Productions
  • Engineered by Mike Schlesinger & Tim Nitz
  • Recorded and Mixed at Soundcastle Studios
  • Background Vocals: Thug Life, Digital Underground (appears courtesy of Tommy Boy Records) & Stretch
  • Keyboards: The Piano Man
  • Guitar: Eric "Kenya" Baker
  • Contains a sample from "That Girl" (Stevie Wonder; Black Bull Music/Jobete Music Co., Inc., ASCAP), as recorded by Stevie Wonder, under license from Motown Records. During the chorus, a slowed-down harmonica solo is heard.

Track listing[edit]

Maxi-single
  1. "So Many Tears"
  2. "So Many Tears" (Key of Z Remix)
  3. "So Many Tears" (Reminizim' Remix)
  4. "Hard to Imagine" by Dramacydal
  5. "If I Die 2Nite"
Promo single
  1. "So Many Tears"
  2. "So Many Tears" (Key of Z Remix)
  3. "So Many Tears" (Reminizm' Remix)
  4. "If I Die 2Nite"

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Me Against The World | Album Reviews | Rolling Stone." Rolling Stone. Jan S. Wenner, 2 Feb. 98. Web. 06 Apr. 2014.
  2. ^ "2Pac - Awards - AllMusic". AllMusic. All Media Network, LLC. Retrieved September 1, 2014.