Robyn (Swedish singer and songwriter)
Robin Miriam Carlsson aka Robyn (born June 12, 1979) is a Swedish pop singer and songwriter, living in Stockholm.
She had a hit outside of Europe with a song called "Show Me Love" in 1997. This is not to be confused with a different song of the same title by Robin S.
The UK release of the hit single "With Every Heartbeat" is credited to Robyn With Kleerup.
Robin Miriam Carlsson (born 12 June 1979), better known by her stage name Robyn, is a Swedish recording artist. Robyn became known in the late nineties for her worldwide dance-pop hit "Do You Know (What It Takes)" from her debut album Robyn Is Here (1997). The popularity of her U.K. #1 song "With Every Heartbeat" and subsequent international album release Robyn (2005) in 2007 brought her mainstream success worldwide. Robyn released the first of a trilogy of albums to be released over the course of 2010 titled Body Talk Pt. 1, in June of that year, peaking at number one. It was her first album since Robyn. The album's lead single "Dancing on My Own" was released a few weeks prior to the album's release; it became a hit single worldwide and earned her a Grammy Award nomination for the category of Best Dance Recording in 2011. A follow-up album, Body Talk Pt. 2, was released on 6 September, entering straight at number one on the Swedish chart, and the final album of the trilogy, Body Talk, was released on 22 November 2010 with lead single "Indestructible". "Call Your Girlfriend" was the second single to be released from Body Talk. Robyn sings soprano.
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- ↑ 20 weeks ago (15 January 2011 – 2:09 am) (15 January 2011). "EXCLUSIVE: Robyn Talks Grammys, 'Gossip Girl' and Next Single!". Hollywire.com. Retrieved 10 June 2011.
- ↑ O'Donnel, Kevin (27 July 2011). "Robyn Turns Coldplay Cover Into Disco Party". Spin. Retrieved 14 January 2012.