Top 10 Scarface Songs

Scarface Songs

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Our Top 10 Scarface songs list presents the best songs of an American rapper who got his start with his group called the Geto Boys. Originally from the streets of Houston Texas, Scarface released his first album with his group the Geto Boys in 1988 entitled Making Trouble. The first Scarface solo album would be released in 1991 called Mr. Scarface Is Back. With the Geto Boys, Bradley Terrence Jordan released seven studio albums. Under his stage name Scarface, Bradley Terrence Jordan issued eleven studio albums and close to twenty singles. Out top 10 Scarface songs list will pick out ten of our favorite Scarface songs that we think define some of the best musical moments of his career.

# 10 – Among the Walking Dead

We open up our top 10 Scarface songs list with the very angry song entitled “Among the Walking Dead.” Don’t let your kiddies hear this one. The song was released on the soundtrack album entitled The Walking Dead. It has nothing to do with the AMC Television show. It’s the soundtrack to a 1995 film entitled The Walking Dead directed by Preston A. Whitmore II.  It was the first single released from the album. The album was released in 1995.  The song was a hit on the US Billboard Hot Rap Songs Charts peaking at number fourteen. The song also was a hit on the US Billboard R&B Charts reaching number ninety one. The song was composed by Scarface.

# 9 – My Block

Continuing with our top 10 Scarface songs list we take a listen to the spirited song entitled My Block. We love the piano opening and riff to this great grooving track. The song was released on the album entitled The Fix. The album was released in 2002. It was the second single released from the album.  The song was a hit on the US Billboard R&B Charts reaching all the way up to number forty six. The song was produced by Nashiem Myrick and Lee Stone. It was written by Scarface.

# 8 – A Minute to Pray and a Second to Die

In the number eight spot on our top 10 Scarface songs list we present the smoking song entitled “A Minute to Pray and a Second to Die”  The song was released on the album entitled Mr. Scarface Is Back. The album was released in 1991. “A Minute to Pray and a Second to Die” was the first single released from the album. The song “A Minute to Pray and a Second to Die” was a hit on the US Billboard Hot Rap Songs peaking at number thirteen. The song “A Minute to Pray and a Second to Die” also was a hit on the US Billboard R&B Charts reaching all the way up to number sixty nine. “A Minute to Pray and a Second to Die” song was written by Brad Jordan and Thomas Anderson.

# 7 – Game Over

In the number seven position on our top 10 Scarface songs list is the song entitled “Game Over” The songs featured the legends Dr. Dre, Ice Cube and Too $hort.  The song “Game Over” was released on the album entitled The Untouchable. The album was released in 1997.  It was the third single released from the album. “Game Over” did not chart in the United States. However, it was a top 40 hit in the United Kingdom where it reached the number thirty four spot.

# 6 – Guess Who’s Back

It’s always great to hear Jay-Z open up a tack. It just leads to instant credibility. Kanye West also makes an appearance on this roaring track as well as Beanie Sigel. Landing in the number six spot on our top 10 Scarface songs list we present the song “Guess Who’s Back.” The song was released on the album entitled The Fix. The album was released in 2002.  It was the first single released from the album. The song was a hit on the US Billboard Hot 100 peaking at number seventy nine. The song also was a hit on the US Billboard R&B Charts reaching all the way up to number twenty eight.  The song was a huge hit on US Billboard Rap Charts peaking at number five.

# 5 – Let Me Roll

At the halfway point on our top 10 Scarface songs list is the slow grooving song entitled “Let Me Roll.”  The song was issued on the album entitled The World Is Yours. The album was released in 1993. “Let Me Roll” was the first single released from the album. The song “Let Me Roll” was a hit on the US Billboard Hot 100 peaking at number eighty seven making it his first solo appearance on the Billboard Hot 100. The song “Let Me Roll.” also was a hit on the US Billboard R&B Charts reaching all the way up to number fifty. On the US Billboard Rap Charts, “Let Me Roll” did fantastic reaching all the way to number two

# 4 – Mr. Scarface

At the number four spot on our top 10 Scarface songs list, we present the impressive song entitled “Mr. Scarface” This was Scarface’s first single release as a solo artist. The song “Mr. Scarface” was released on the album entitled Mr. Scarface Is Back. The album was released in 1991. It was the first single released from the album. “Mr. Scarface” was a hit on the US Billboard Hot Rap Songs Charts peaking at number eight.  “Mr. Scarface” was composed by Brad Jordan and produced by Crazy C and Brad Jordan.

 

# 3 – Hand of the Dead Body

Scarface seems to write a lot about dying. He took a great stage name for his material.  Moving along on our top 10 Scarface songs list we present the song entitled “Hand of the Dead Body.” This great track also featured Ice Cube and Devin the Dude. The song “Hand of the Dead Body” was released on the album entitled The Diary. The album was released in 1994. “Hand of the Dead Body” was the first single released from the album. The song “Hand of the Dead Body” was a hit on the US Billboard Hot 100 peaking at number seventy four The song also was a hit on the US Billboard R&B Charts reaching all the way up to thirty nine.  The song broke onto the US Billboard Rap Charts peaking at number nine. The song was also a big hit in the United Kingdom just m missing the top 40 at number forty one.

# 2 – I Seen a Man Die

Just of the top spot on our top 10 Scarface songs list, we take a listen to the furious song entitled “I Seen a Man Die”  The song was released on the album entitled The Diary. The album was released in 1994.  “I Seen a Man Die” was the second single released from the album. The song “I Seen a Man Die” was a hit on the US Billboard Hot 100 peaking at number thirty seven. “I Seen a Man Die”also was a hit on the US Billboard R&B Charts reaching all the way up to number fifteen. However, it was on the US Billboard Rap charts where the song had its most success reaching the number two position. In the United Kingdom the song “I Seen a Man Die” hit number fifty five. The song was composed by Brad Jordan and J.Johnson.

 

# 1 – Smile

We close out our top 10 Scarface songs list with the song entitled “Smile,” The song stands as the biggest hit of his career. It is his only gold record. The recording also featured Tupac and Johnny P. The song “Smile” was released on the album entitled The Untouchable. The album was released in 1997. “Smile” was the first single released from the album. The song “Smile” was a top 20 hit on the US Billboard Hot 100 peaking at number twelve. “Smile” also was a hit on the US Billboard R&B Charts reaching all the way up to four. It just missed the number one spot on the US Billboard Rap charts peaking at number two.

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