The singer is about to shut out 2020 with a two-hour present from 7-9pm GMT.
“Lose your self on the lounge dancefloor as final alt-pop icon, Robyn, makes her 6 Music presenting debut by taking listeners on a cosmic journey by two hours of large tunes this New 12 months’s Eve,” an outline of the present reads.
“From effortlessly cool beats to loud and proud anthems, the Queen of the Unhappy Bangers
takes cost of 6 Music for one evening solely, and we’re delighted to embrace her wild,
Robyn herself added: “On NYE this 12 months I would be the selector on BBC 6 Music 7-9pm GMT with fireplace starters and therapeutic tunes.
“TY 6Music for giving me the possibly finest gig ever. It’s been a shitty 12 months so it feels particular to pick music for this NYE which is all the time, whether or not we wish or not, a symbolic day.”
On NYE this 12 months I would be the selector on @BBC6Music 7-9pm GMT with fireplace starters and therapeutic tunes. TY 6Music for giving me the possibly finest gig ever. It has been a shitty 12 months so it feels particular to pick music for this NYE which is all the time, whether or not we wish or not, a symbolic day. pic.twitter.com/qFQxcroTss
— Robyn (@robynkonichiwa) December 30, 2020
Final month, Robyn’s traditional album ‘Physique Discuss’ turned 10 years outdated. In a retrospective piece about the album’s enduring impact, NME wrote: “It’s undoubted that the trailblazing spirit of ‘Physique Discuss’ paved the way in which for all the things that got here afterwards: from each Robyn and just about all of her alternative-leaning pop contemporaries.
“A decade later, her fierce independence has arguably influenced each pop star we have now, and music is a richer and much more attention-grabbing place for her refusal to stay to the rulebook.”
On the NME Awards 2020 in London again in February, Robyn won the Songwriter Of The Decade award. Watch her full acceptance speech above.