CB6 (album)

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CB6
CB6 (official album cover).png
Studio album by
Released12 April 2019
Recorded2018–2019
LanguageGerman
Label
Capital Bra chronology
Allein
(2018)
CB6
(2019)
Berlin lebt 2
(2019)
Singles from CB6
  1. "Benzema"
    Released: 21 December 2018
  2. "Prinzessa"
    Released: 25 January 2019
  3. "Capital Bra je m'appelle"
    Released: 22 February 2019
  4. "Wir ticken"
    Released: 15 March 2019
  5. "Rolex"
    Released: 12 April 2019

CB6 (short for Capital Bra 6) is the sixth studio album by German rapper Capital Bra, released on 12 April 2019 through Bra Music and Urban. The album reached number one in Austria and Germany, and earned a total of 1.4 billion streams in Germany, resulting in a new all-time record.[1][2]

Background and singles[edit]

Capital Bra released his fifth studio album, Allein, through Team Kuku on 2 November 2018. The album reached the top five in German-speaking Europe. The album was announced on 21 December 2018 through the release of the second single "Benzema".[3] It became his eighth single to top the German charts in late December 2018. In January 2019, it was announced that he had signed with Universal Music Germany and had left ersguterjunge.[4][5] The album was originally scheduled for release on 26 April, but was released digitally and for streaming on 12 April following a leak of the album.[6]

Track listing[edit]

Credits adapted from iTunes and Tidal.[7][8]

No.TitleLyricsMusicLength
1."Benzema"Vladislav Balovatsky
  • Beatzarre
  • Djorkaeff
2:39
2."Rolex" (featuring Summer Cem and KC Rebell)   
3."Bye Bye" (featuring Nimo)   
4."Cabriolet"   
5."Click Click"   
6."Mexican Mafia"   
7."Leg"   
8."Steh auf"   
9."Prinzessa"Balovatsky
  • Beatzarre
  • Djorkaeff
2:58
10."Wir ticken" (with Samra)
  • Balovatsky
  • Hussein Akkouche
  • Beatzarre
  • Djorkaeff
3:23
11."Van der Vaart" (featuring Nash)   
12."Schwarze Locken"   
13."Capital Bra je m'appelle"Balovatsky
  • Goldfinger
  • Lex Barkley
3:07
14."Kalt"   
15."Schon ok"   
16."Sollte so sein"   
17."Blech"   
18."Für uns"   

Charts[edit]

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Germany (BVMI)[15] Gold 100,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label Ref.
Various 12 April 2019
[6]
26 April 2019

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1,4 Milliarden Streams: Capital Bra landet neuen Allzeit-Rekord" (in German). GfK Entertainment. 2 May 2019. Retrieved 4 May 2019.
  2. ^ Spahr, Wolfgang (3 May 2019). "Rapper Capital Bra Adds Another No. 1 Album to Go With All-Time Streaming Record in Germany". Billboard. Retrieved 4 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Capital Bra kündigt neues Album „CB6" an" [Capital Bra announces new album "CB6"] (in German). Rap.de. 21 December 2018. Retrieved 23 January 2019.
  4. ^ Spahr, Wolfgang (11 January 2019). "Universal Music Signs Capital Bra, Germany's Most Successful Act of the 21st Century". Billboard. Retrieved 19 January 2019.
  5. ^ Senger, Clark (22 January 2019). "Capital Bra verlässt EGJ & packt über Bushido aus" [Capital Bra leaves EGJ and talks about Bushido] (in German). Hiphop.de.
  6. ^ a b "Wegen Leak: Capital Bra veröffentlicht „CB6" früher" [Because of a leak: Capital Bra releases "CB6" earlier] (in German). Rap.de. 9 April 2019. Retrieved 13 April 2019.
  7. ^ "Capital Bra – CB6". iTunes. Retrieved 11 April 2019.
  8. ^ "Tidal: Capital Bra". Tidal. Retrieved 29 March 2019.
  9. ^ "Austriancharts.at – Capital Bra – CB6" (in German). Hung Medien. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  10. ^ "Offiziellecharts.de – Capital Bra – CB6" (in German). GfK Entertainment Charts. Retrieved 3 May 2019.
  11. ^ "Swisscharts.com – Capital Bra – CB6". Hung Medien. Retrieved 24 April 2019.
  12. ^ "Jahreshitparade Alben 2019". austriancharts.at. Retrieved 1 January 2020.
  13. ^ "Die Musik-Jahrescharts sind da! 🥳 Das erfolgreichste Album 2019 kommt von @RSprachrohr; gefolgt von @sarahconnorfc, @udolindenberg, @groenemeyer und @Andrea_Berg. Kontra K steuert das beliebteste HipHop-Album bei. Erfolgreichster internationaler Künstler ist Ed Sheeran (#8)" (in German). GfK Entertainment. Retrieved 6 December 2019 – via Twitter.
  14. ^ "Schweizer Jahreshitparade 2019". hitparade.ch. Retrieved 31 December 2019.
  15. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Capital Bra; 'CB6')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie. Retrieved 17 January 2020.