Album Review: Robyn "Body Talk, Pt 2"

October 4, 2010

By Sound Opinions

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Swedish pop artist Robyn has been making music since she was a teenager. You might think of her as Sweden's answer to Britney Spears. But, she has since gone indie and edgy and began releasing a three part series called Body Talk last year. Pt 2 feels like a full album to Jim DeRogatis. He loves her maturity and experimentation, noting that Robyn has even managed to make Snoop Dogg sound original. He gives it a Buy It rating. Greg Kot agrees, and prompts Katy Perry to pay attention: This is how you make smart pop music. He doesn't hear anything as catchy as Body Talk Pt 1's "Dancing on My Own" but also gives the 2nd round a Buy It. Listen to the review here: [audio:/sites/default/files/archives/music/2010/10/Sound-Opinions-Robyn.mp3|titles=Sound Opinions Robyn] Songs played include:                                                                                                                                                                   Robyn, "Hang With Me" Body Talk Pt. 2, Konichiwa, 2010 Robyn, "In My Eyes" Body Talk Pt. 2, Konichiwa, 2010 Robyn, "Indestructible (acoustic version)" Body Talk Pt. 2, Konichiwa, 2010
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