Anna Naklab

Annika Klose (born 14 July 1993 in Göttingen), known professionally as Anna Naklab, is a German singer-songwriter. Naklab grew up in the town of Northeim in the German state of Lower Saxony near Göttingen, Germany. Singers and bands that inspire her very much are Adele, Amy Winehouse and Room Eleven.[1]

Anna Naklab
Naklab at the 1LIVE Krone 2015 (Germany Music Awards)
Naklab at the 1LIVE Krone 2015 (Germany Music Awards)
Background information
Birth nameAnnika Klose
Born (1993-07-14) 14 July 1993 (age 27)
Göttingen, Germany
GenresDance, House, Deep House, Pop
Occupation(s)
  • Singer
  • Songwriter
InstrumentsVocals, guitar
Years active2013–present
LabelsRaison Music
Associated actsParra for Cuva, Alle Farben, Younotus
WebsiteAnnaNaklab.com

CareerEdit

In 2013, Anna Naklab worked with German producer and DJ Parra for Cuva on a cover version (remix) of Chris Isaak's original 1989 song titled "Wicked Game".[2] The remix was re-titled as "Wicked Games" (plural).[3] "Wicked Games" was first released on Beatport, a U.S. based electronica website, as a digital download in August 2013. A mainstream release followed as a digital download in France in October 2013 and Germany in February 2014. The song charted at number 1 in the United Kingdom[4] and charted in Australia, France, Belgium, Netherlands and other European nations.

In early 2015, Anna Naklab, German producer and DJ Alle Farben and Younotus released a cover version of, the German band, Reamonn's original 2000 song titled "Supergirl".[5] In July 2015 Anna Naklab's version of "Supergirl" charted at number 1 in Austria and number 2 on Germany's Top Forty Charts.[6] The official music video of Anna's Supergirl, posted on YouTube, received over 63,500,000 views in less than one year.[7]

DiscographyEdit

SinglesEdit

Year Title Peak positions Certifications Album
GER
[8]
AUT
[9]
FRA
[10]
SWI
[11]
2015 "Supergirl"
(featuring Alle Farben & Younotus)
2 1 52 5 BVMI: Platinum[12] Unknown
2016 "Whole"
2017 "Dust"
(with twocolors)
As featured artist
Year Title Peak positions Certifications Album
GER
AUT
[9]
FRA
[10]
NED
[13]
2013 "Wicked Games"
(Parra for Cuva featuring Anna Naklab)
89 14 71 6 Unknown

AwardsEdit

  • Nominated as Best Female Artist...1LIVE Krone (2015)[14]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Anna Naklab: "I could not even write Reamonn" | FOCUS Online". FOCUS Online (in German). 20 August 2015. Retrieved 5 April 2017.
  2. ^ "Wicked Game by Chris Isaak Songfacts". songfacts.com. Songfacts, LLC. Retrieved 17 May 2016.
  3. ^ "Parra for Cuva Feat. Anna Naklab – Wicked Game". Discogs.com. Retrieved 25 May 2015.
  4. ^ "UK Official Charts Dance, Nov 2014!". Official Charts Corporation. Retrieved 6 March 2016.
  5. ^ "Neu für den Sektor". einslive.de (in German). Westdeutscher Rundfunk. 18 May 2015. Archived from the original on 25 May 2015. Retrieved 25 May 2015.
  6. ^ "Top 40 Charts". Retrieved 11 March 2016.
  7. ^ "Official Music Video Anna Naklab feat. Alle Farben Supergirl". Raison Music. Retrieved 25 March 2016.
  8. ^ "Anna Naklab feat. Alle Farben & YOUNOTUS – Supergirl". Retrieved 24 November 2015.
  9. ^ a b Hung, Steffen. "Discographie Anna Naklab". Austrian Charts Portal. Hung Medien (Steffen Hung).
  10. ^ a b Hung, Steffen. "Discographie Anna Naklab". French Charts Portal. Hung Medien (Steffen Hung).
  11. ^ Hung, Steffen. "Discographie Anna Naklab". Swiss Charts Portal. Hung Medien (Steffen Hung).
  12. ^ "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank". Archived from the original on 24 November 2015. Retrieved 24 November 2015.
  13. ^ Hung, Steffen. "Discographie Anna Naklab". Swiss Charts Portal. Hung Medien (Steffen Hung).[permanent dead link]
  14. ^ "Nominees Announcement". 1LIVE Krone October 2015. Retrieved 14 March 2016.

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