Walk (Kwabs song)

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"Walk"
Walk-Saved-single-Kwabs.jpg
Single by Kwabs
from the album Love + War
B-side"Saved"
Released26 September 2014
FormatDigital download
Recorded2014
Genre
Length3:34
LabelAtlantic
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)TMS
Kwabs singles chronology
"Wrong or Right"
(2014)
"Walk"
(2014)
"Fight for Love"
(2015)
Alternative cover
Walk-digital-by-Kwabs.jpg
Music video
"Walk" on YouTube
Walk EP
Walk-EP-by-Kwabs.jpg
EP by
Released3 October 2014 (2014-10-03)
Recorded2014
Length16:44
LabelAtlantic
Kwabs chronology
Pray for Love
(2014)
Walk EP
(2014)
Love + War
(2015)
This page is about the Kwabs single "Walk" and the similarly titled Walk EP

"Walk" is the debut single of British singer Kwabs. The song was released on 26 September 2014 on Atlantic Records in the UK, becoming a minor hit. However, the song became hugely popular in Germany, reaching number one in January 2015. In Austria and Switzerland, the song reached the top five positions. It is also featured on the soundtrack of EA Sports video game FIFA 15.[1]

Track listing[edit]

Digital – Atlantic Records – (Warner)
No.TitleLength
1."Walk"3:34
Single – Atlantic Records – (Warner)
No.TitleLength
1."Walk"3:34
2."Saved"3:56
Digital download[2]
No.TitleLength
1."Walk" (featuring Fetty Wap)3:46

Walk EP[edit]

Kwabs also released an EP on 3 October 2014 on Atlantic with the following tracks:

No.TitleLength
1."Walk"3:34
2."Saved"3:56
3."Walk" (Jaded Remix) (featuring Jaded)5:30
4."Walk" (Royce Wood Junior Remix) (featuring Royce Wood Junior)3:44

Chart performance[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2014–15) Peak
position
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[3] 3
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[4] 3
Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)[5] 9
Czech Republic (Rádio Top 100)[6] 2
Czech Republic (Singles Digitál Top 100)[7] 67
Finland (Suomen virallinen lista)[8] 17
ID is MANDATORY FOR GERMAN CHARTS 1
Greece Digital Songs (Billboard)[9] 3
Hungary (Rádiós Top 40)[10] 1
Hungary (Dance Top 40)[11] 24
Hungary (Single Top 40)[12] 8
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[13] 98
Norway (VG-lista)[14] 12
Poland (Polish Airplay Top 100)[15] 2
Romania (Romania Radio Airplay)[16] 1
Slovakia (Rádio Top 100)[17] 9
Slovakia (Singles Digitál Top 100)[18] 62
Slovenia (SloTop50)[19] 17
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[20] 4

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2015) Position
Germany (Official German Charts)[21] 45
Poland (ZPAV)[22] 18
Slovenia (SloTop50)[23] 49

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Austria (IFPI Austria)[24] Gold 15,000*
Germany (BVMI)[25] Platinum 400,000^
Switzerland (IFPI Switzerland)[26] Gold 15,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FIFA 15 Soundtrack". FIFPlay.com. Footballtainment. 2014-09-22. Retrieved 2015-03-02.
  2. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/walk-feat.-fetty-wap-single/id1031943869
  3. ^ "Austriancharts.at – Kwabs – Walk" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40.
  4. ^ "Ultratop.be – Kwabs – Walk" (in Dutch). Ultratip.
  5. ^ "Ultratop.be – Kwabs – Walk" (in French). Ultratip.
  6. ^ "ČNS IFPI" (in Czech). Hitparáda – Radio Top 100 Oficiální. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201519 into search.
  7. ^ "ČNS IFPI" (in Czech). Hitparáda – Digital Top 100 Oficiální. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201516 into search.
  8. ^ "Kwabs: Walk" (in Finnish). Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland.
  9. ^ "Greece Digital Songs: March 21, 2015". Billboard. Retrieved 17 March 2015.
  10. ^ "Archívum – Slágerlisták – MAHASZ" (in Hungarian). Rádiós Top 40 játszási lista. Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége.
  11. ^ "Archívum – Slágerlisták – MAHASZ" (in Hungarian). Dance Top 40 lista. Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége.
  12. ^ "Archívum – Slágerlisták – MAHASZ" (in Hungarian). Single (track) Top 40 lista. Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége.
  13. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Kwabs – Walk" (in Dutch). Single Top 100.
  14. ^ "Norwegiancharts.com – Kwabs – Walk". VG-lista.
  15. ^ "Listy bestsellerów, wyróżnienia :: Związek Producentów Audio-Video". Polish Airplay Top 100. Retrieved 4 May 2015.
  16. ^ "Media Forest – Weekly Charts. Media Forest. 26 January 2015. Retrieved 2 July 2018. Note: Romanian and international positions are rendered together by the number of plays before resulting an overall chart.
  17. ^ "ČNS IFPI" (in Slovak). Hitparáda – Radio Top 100 Oficiálna. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201519 into search.
  18. ^ "ČNS IFPI" (in Slovak). Hitparáda – Singles Digital Top 100 Oficiálna. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201512 into search.
  19. ^ "SloTop50 | Slovenian official singles weekly charts" (in Slovenian). Retrieved 5 February 2018.
  20. ^ "Swisscharts.com – Kwabs – Walk". Swiss Singles Chart.
  21. ^ "Top 100 Single-Jahrescharts". GfK Entertainment (in German). offiziellecharts.de. Retrieved 6 January 2016.
  22. ^ "Airplay – podsumowanie 2015 roku" (in Polish). Polish Society of the Phonographic Industry. Retrieved December 30, 2015.
  23. ^ "SloTop50: Slovenian official year end singles chart". slotop50.si. Retrieved 18 July 2015.
  24. ^ "Austrian single certifications – Kwabs – Walk" (in German). IFPI Austria. Retrieved 22 March 2015. Enter Kwabs in the field Interpret. Enter Walk in the field Titel. Select single in the field Format. Click Suchen. 
  25. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Kwabs; 'Walk')" (in German). Bundesverband Musikindustrie. Retrieved 22 August 2015.
  26. ^ "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community: Awards (Kwabs; 'Walk')". IFPI Switzerland. Hung Medien. Retrieved 17 March 2015.