The Fix

Scarface - The Fix
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2002 Ratings: #83 / 195
User Score
Based on 95 ratings
2002 Ratings: #24
Liked by 5 people
August 6, 2002 / Release Date
LP / Format
Def Jam South / I DJMG / Universal Records / Label
Hip Hop / Genres
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Rollo_P
86

Having both Jay-Z and Nas on your album in 2002 is such a flex, I swear. This was probably the moment in time where Scarface had the most access to collaborators in his whole career. It worked to his advantage, as the mix of sounds and styles really complimented his iconic, powerful voice and lyrics. Oh, and uh, in case you were getting distracted by the feature list or production credits, don't forget - the end-all, be-all best song on here is just Scarface. On My Block is just one of those ... read more

ScottyPimpin
77

This one had for the most part a whole different vibe than other Scarface albums. And I would say that is actually a positive thing. Cooler flow than usual, although at some points it gets a little bland, with a few lackluster choruses. It ends up as a good album and I would say Scarface's 2nd best.

Pulpy
90

I really enjoy Scarface’s rapping on this album.
The production is very well done, but in my opinion not the best for Scarface. It’s a little too mainstream for Scarface’s cold lyrics and menacing tone. This juxtaposition between Scarface and the instrumentals isn’t something that comes off as left-field, and fun like with Clipse. I preferred the choice in production style on “The Diary” for Scarface which was more menacing. But with that being said, the ... read more

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Track List

  1. The Fix
  2. Safe
  3. In Cold Blood
  4. Guess Who's Back (feat. Jay-Z & Beanie Sigel)
  5. On My Block
  6. Keep Me Down
  7. What Can I Do? (feat. Kelly Price)
  8. In Between Us (feat. Nas)
  9. Someday
  10. Sell Out
  11. Heaven (feat. Kelly Price)
  12. I Ain't The One (feat. WC)
  13. Fixed

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