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Junior is an album from Norwegianmarker duo Röyksopp, made available for listening on their website March 13, 2009 and generally released on March 23, 2009. The album has been described as a mix between the styles of the two previous studio albums, Melody A.M. and The Understanding, and features Robyn, Lykke Li, Karin Dreijer Andersson and Anneli Drecker.

Röyksopp premiered the first song from the album, "Happy Up Here", on January 9, 2009 on BBC Radio 1. The first single was "The Girl and the Robot", a song featuring Swedish singer Robyn. "This Must Be It" is scheduled to be released on October 26, 2009.

"It's What I Want" will be included as a part of the official FIFA 10 soundtrack. "Röyksopp Forever" was also used in the background of the Flashforward Channel 5 promos during September 2009 and used as backing music on The X Factor 2009 in live shows.

Reception

Initial critical response to Junior was positive. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album has received a score of 74, based on 21 reviews.

Track listing

  1. "Happy Up Here" – 2:44
  2. "The Girl and the Robot" – 4:28
  3. "Vision One" – 4:59
  4. "This Must Be It" – 4:41
  5. "Röyksopp Forever" – 4:59
  6. "Miss It So Much" – 5:01
  7. "Tricky Tricky" – 5:59
  8. "You Don't Have a Clue" – 4:33
  9. "Silver Cruiser" – 4:36
  10. "True to Life" – 5:50
  11. "It's What I Want" – 3:06


Bonus tracks

  • "Were You Ever Wanted" – 5:37 (Japanese bonus track)
  • "Across the Graveyard" - 4:23 (iTunes bonus track)


Samples



Personnel



Charts

Chart (2009) Peak
position
Norwegian Albums Chart 1
Belgium Albums Chart (Flanders) 10
Denmark Albums Chart 17
Swiss Albums Chart 18
UK Albums Chart 21
Sweden Albums Chart 25
ARIA Albums Chart 28
German Albums Chart 35
Dutch Albums Chart 43
Italian Albums Chart 45
Irish Albums Chart 50
Austrian Albums Chart 65
France Albums Chart 70
U.S. Billboard 200 126
U.S. Top Electronic Albums 4
U.S. Top Heatseekers 2


References

  1. http://royksopp.com/music/junior
  2. http://www.popjustice.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=3470&Itemid=279
  3. http://royksopp.com/next-royksopp-single-announced/
  4. http://www.cdjapan.co.jp/detailview.html?KEY=TOCP-66869
  5. http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewAlbum?id=307111768&s=143457
  6. http://acharts.us/album/42706
  7. Top 40 Albums
  8. [1]
  9. Billboard.com
  10. Billboard.com



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