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French dance-pop group Yelle were founded in 2005 when longtime friends Julie Budet (who took the stage name Yelle) and Jean-François Perrier (known as GrandMariner) decided it was time to start a band. Their first single, "Short Dick Cuizi," a rather obvious slam of French rapper Cuizinier, was posted on MySpace in 2005 and became a minor sensation. After some lyrical adjustments and a title change (to "Je Veux Te Voir"), the song became the duo's first official single in 2006 and became a Top Five hit in France. After adding Tanguy Destable, also known as Tepr, the trio began work on their debut album. Pop Up was released by Source Records in 2007. The band then spent time touring before work on its second album began. They also found time to work with Robyn and Crookers, and to remix Katy Perry's "Hot & Cold." After working virtually nonstop for two years on album number two, Safari Disco Club was released in the spring of 2011 on V2 and Downtown Records. On their third album, Yelle slimmed down to the duo of Budet and Perrier, while signing to pop hitmaker Dr. Luke's Kemosabe label. Though it was a little more focused than previous efforts, 2014's Complètement Fou was still imbued with a fun-loving, anything-goes left-field pop outlook. ~ Tim Sendra
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  1.   Song
  2.   Ce Jeu
  3.   A Cause des Garçons
  4.   Safari Disco Club
  5.   Je Veux Te Voir
  6.   S'eteint Le Soleil
  7.   Que Veux-Tu
  8.   Mon Meilleur Ami
  9.   Complètement Fou
  10.   Mon Pays
  11.   Dans Ta Vraie Vie
  12.   Nuit de Baise II
  13.   Toho
  14.   Comme En Enfant
  15.   Le Grand Saut
  16.   Comme Un Enfant
  17.   Chimie Physique
  18.   La Musique
  19.   Jogging
  20.   Amour du Sol
  21.   Mal Poli
  22.   Tristesse/Joie
  23.   Bouquet Final
  24.   Un Jour Viendra
  25.   Moteur Action
  26.   Les Soupirs Et Les Refrains
  27.   Coca Sans Bulles
  28.   Ba$$in
  29.   Comme De Enfant
  30.   J'ai Bu
  31.   C'est Pas Une Vie
  32.   Les Femmes
  33.   Tu Es Beau
  34.   Unillusion
  35.   Jeune Fille Garnement
  36.   Florence En Italie
  37.   Nuit de Baise I
  38.   Dire Qu'on Va Tous Mourir
  39.   85A
  40.   [CD-Rom Track]
  41.   A Cause de Garcons
  42.   Medley:Tristesse/Joie
  43.   Mal Poli Oo
  44.   L'Amour Parfait
  45.   Nuit De Baise, Pt. 1
  46.   Nuit De Baise, Pt. 2

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