The Rakamonie EP

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The Rakamonie
The Rakamonie EP.jpg
EP by Robyn
Released United Kingdom 26 November 2006 (2006-11-26)
United States 29 January 2008 (2008-01-29)
Genre Pop
Label Konichiwa
Cherrytree/Interscope (US)
Producer Klas Åhlund, Teddybears, Björn Yttling, Kleerup
Robyn chronology
Det bästa med Robyn
(2006)Det bästa med Robyn2006
The Rakamonie EP
(2006)
The Cherrytree Sessions
(2009)The Cherrytree Sessions2009
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Stylus Magazine B+[1]
Pitchfork Media (7.8/10)[2]

The Rakamonie EP is an EP by Swedish pop singer Robyn. It was released by Konichiwa Records on 26 November 2006 in Europe prior to the United Kingdom release of her fourth album Robyn (2007). It was released in the United States on 29 January 2008[citation needed] with a slightly altered track list, which includes an acoustic version of the #1 UK single "With Every Heartbeat". It was Robyn's first domestic release in United States in over ten years.

Track listing[edit]

UK
  1. "Konichiwa Bitches" (with "Tomteverkstan" intro) – 3:03
  2. "Cobrastyle" (Teddybears cover) – 4:10
  3. "List of Demands" (Saul Williams cover) (live with Jenny Wilson) – 2:52
  4. "Be Mine!" (ballad version) – 4:08
  5. "Jack U Off" (Prince cover) – 2:15
US
  1. "Konichiwa Bitches" (with "Tomteverkstan" intro) – 3:03
  2. "Cobrastyle" (Teddybears cover) – 4:10
  3. "Be Mine!" (ballad version) – 4:08
  4. "With Every Heartbeat" (acoustic version) – 3:32
  5. "Jack U Off" (Prince cover) – 2:15

Personnel[edit]

The following people contributed to The Rakamonie EP:[3]

  • Robyn – lead vocals, mixing, photography
  • Klas Åhlund – mixing, string arrangements
  • Jenny Wilson – vocals
  • Michael Ilbert, Linus Larsson, Henrik, Ollie – mixing
  • Frippe Jonsäter, Ljunligan – sound effects
  • Mary Fagot for Outfit – art direction
  • Blake E. Marquis – art design

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Stylus Magazine review
  2. ^ Pitchfork Media review
  3. ^ "Robyn - The Rakamonie EP". Discogs.com. Retrieved December 9, 2007.