Hear Robyn Cover Arthur Russell's Loose Joints Disco Track 'Tell You (Today)'

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Robyn's in good company paying tribute to the late Arthur Russell, on the upcoming covers album Master Mix: Red Hot + Arthur Russell. But even alongside Hot Chip, Sufjan Stevens, Blood Orange and José González, standing in the shadow of a musical giant, the Swedish pop singer shines bright. 

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Tackling Russell's band Loose Joints' disco number "Tell You (Today)," Robyn makes it her own, latching on to the track's moving rhythm and throws the previously scarce catchy whistle line on repeat as a perfectly cheery melody hook. Listen here (via Vogue):