DCUP

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DCUP
Birth name Duncan MacLennan
Born (1985-03-13) 13 March 1985 (age 30)
Origin Australia
Genres Club, Swing house
Occupation(s) DJ, producer, remixer
Instruments Turntable, sampler
Years active 2009–present
Labels Sweat It Out
Associated acts Yolanda Be Cool
Website DCUP on Myspace

Duncan MacLennan, better known by his stage name DCUP, is an Australian music producer, DJ and remixer. He is best known for his coollaboration with fellow Australian duo Yolanda Be Cool on their international hit single "We No Speak Americano", which samples Renato Carosone and Nicola Salerno's 1956 hit "Tu Vuò Fà L'Americano", on the Australian indie label Sweat It Out.

"We No Speak Americano" topped the UK, Irish and Danish charts[1] and reached the Top 5 in Australia, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden and Norway. It was also a chart hit in Italy, Belgium and New Zealand. It was not the first time DCUP had collaborated with Yolanda Be Cool; he also remixed their hit "Afro Nuts" in 2009.

DCUP produces mainly funk and disco style music.[2]

Discography[edit]

Extended plays[edit]

List of extended plays
Title Album details
Style EP
  • Released: Jun 22, 2009
  • Label: Sweat It Out
  • Formats: Digital download

Singles[edit]

As lead artist[edit]

List of singles as lead artist, with selected chart positions and certifications, showing year released and album name
Title Year Peak chart positions Certifications Album
AUS
[3]
AUT
[4]
CAN
[5]
DEN
[6]
FRA
[7]
GER
[8]
NZ
[9]
SWI
[10]
UK
[11]
US
[5]
"We No Speak Americano"
(with Yolanda Be Cool)
2010 4 1 16 1 2 1 2 1 1 29 Non-album singles
"Sugar Man"
(with Yolanda Be Cool)
2014 15
  • ARIA: Platinum[16]
"Soul Makossa (Money)"
(with Yolanda Be Cool)
2015 86
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Remixes[edit]

  • Killaqueenz - "Boyfriend" (DCUP Remix)
  • Miami Horror - "Holidays" (DCUP Remix)
  • Yolanda Be Cool - "Afronuts" (DCUP Remix)
  • Neighbour - Toute Freak (DCUP Remix)
  • Art vs. Science - Magic Fountain (DCUP Remix)
  • Grant Smillie & Walden featuring. Zoe Badwi - A Million Lights (DCUP Remix)

References[edit]

  1. ^ DanishCharts.com "We No Speak Americano" page
  2. ^ http://boogiehop.blogspot.ca/2010/03/dcup-interview.html
  3. ^ Yolanda Be Cool – Discography on Australian charts Australian-charts.com Retrieved 2010-10-01.
  4. ^ Yolanda Be Cool – Discography on Austrian charts Austrian-charts.com Retrieved 2010-10-01.
  5. ^ a b Yolanda Be Cool – Artist Chart History Billboard.com Retrieved 2010-10-01.
  6. ^ Yolanda Be Cool – Discography on Denmark charts Danishcharts.com Retrieved 2010-10-01.
  7. ^ Yolanda Be Cool – Discography on French charts Lescharts.com Retrieved 2010-10-01.
  8. ^ Yolanda Be Cool – Chartverfurlong Musicline.de Retrieved 2010-10-01.
  9. ^ Yolanda Be Cool – Discography on New Zealand charts Charts.org Retrieved 2010-10-01.
  10. ^ Yolanda Be Cool – Discography on Swiss charts Swisscharts.com Retrieved 2010-10-01.
  11. ^ Yolanda Be Cool – Discography on UK charts Chartstats.com Retrieved 2010-10-01.
  12. ^ "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2011 Singles". Australian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved 6 December 2014. 
  13. ^ "British single certifications – Yolanda Be Cool vs D CUP – We No Speak Americano". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 6 December 2012.  Enter We No Speak Americano in the field Keywords. Select Title in the field Search by. Select single in the field By Format. Click Search
  14. ^ "American single certifications – Yolanda Be Cool vs DCUP – We No Speak Americano". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved 6 December 2012.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH
  15. ^ "New Zealand single certifications – Yolanda Be Cool and DCUP – We No Speak Americano". Recording Industry Association of New Zealand. Retrieved 10 December 2014. 
  16. ^ Ryan, Gavin (7 March 2015). "ARIA Singles: Ellie Goulding Remains At No 1". Noise11. Retrieved 7 March 2015. 

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