Capo (rapper)

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Capo
Born Cem Anhan
1990
Offenbach am Main, Hesse, Germany
Residence Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Occupation
  • Rapper
  • songwriter
  • entrepreneur
Years active 2012–present
Home town Offenbach am Main, Germany
Musical career
Genres
Instruments
Labels
  • Alpha Music Empire
Associated acts

Cem Anhan (born 1990), professionally known as Capo or Capo Azzlack is a German rapper and younger brother of the rapper Haftbefehl.[1]

Life and career[edit]

Anhan was born in Offenbach am Main, Germany, in 1990 to a Turkish mother and Zaza-Kurdish father from eastern Turkey.[1] Anhan's father committed suicide when he was nine years old.[2] Anhan's older brother Aykut Anhan, known as Haftbefehl fled to Istanbul in 2006, because of an impending imprisonment.[3]

Haftbefehl released his second studio album Kanackis in February 2012.[4] Capo had s guestpart on the song Party mit uns.[4] Capo released his first single as a lead artist, "Hater / Erzähl’ ma" on 19 August 2013.[5] His first studio album, Hallo Monaco was released on 4 October 2013 and debuted on number 21 of the German albumcharts.[6] He went into a hiatus following his album release. In April 2017, he announced his second studio album, Alles auf Rot,[7] which was released on 7 July 2017. The album reached the top 10 in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

List of studio albums, with chart positions
Title Album details Peak chart positions
GER
[8]
AUT
[9]
SWI
[10]
Hallo Monaco 21 40 28
Alles auf Rot
  • Released:7 July 2017
  • Label: Azzlack
  • Formats: CD, digital download
4 6 9

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Capo: "Angst habe ich keine"". Focus (in German). 4 October 2013. Retrieved 7 July 2018. 
  2. ^ "Der Haftbefehl von Haftbefehl (Die komplette Doku)" (in German). Haftbefehl TV. 23 March 2016. Retrieved 7 July 2018 – via YouTube. 
  3. ^ "Interview Haftbefehl: Mai 2009". Hip Hop News. 26 May 2009. Archived from the original on 10 May 2012. Retrieved 7 July 2018. 
  4. ^ a b "Haftbefehl – Kanackis". HHR (in German). 10 February 2012. Retrieved 7 July 2018. 
  5. ^ "Capo Azzlack: Video zum Split-Song "Erzähl Ma" und "Hater" ist da". Magistrix (in German). 20 August 2013. Retrieved 7 July 2018. 
  6. ^ "Capo – Hallo Monaco (Deluxe Version)". Apple Music. 4 October 2013. Retrieved 7 July 2018. 
  7. ^ "Capo kündigt neues Album "Alles auf Rot" an: Release Date online". HipHop.de (in German). 7 April 2017. Retrieved 7 July 2018. 
  8. ^ "Suche Nach "Capo"". GfK Entertainment Charts. 
  9. ^ "Diskografie – Capo". Ö3 Austria Top 40. 
  10. ^ "Diskografie – Capo". Swiss Hitparade.