Annie, the forgotten Norwegian pop star of yesteryear, will release her first EP since ’09, ‘A&R’, early next month.
Annie’s announced herself almost a decade ago with her 2004 debut album Anniemal, which featured the singles ‘Chewing Gum’ and ‘Heartbeat’, a catchy cut that attracted the remix attention of Royksopp and Alan Braxe. Annie has only released one album in the ensuing decade, but now returns to the fray with A&R, a five-track outing produced by Richard X that features the track ‘Back Together’, which was co-written by Little Boots. Annie discussed the forthcoming EP in cryptic fashion, apparently stating that she opted against releasing a full album because, “it makes more sense in this ‘do what you want, when you want world’. I’m like a virus.” A catchy virus, perhaps…Write a Letter to the Editor