DCUP

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DCUP
Birth name Duncan MacLennan
Born (1985-03-13) 13 March 1985 (age 29)
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]

Singles[edit]

As lead artist[edit]

Year Song Peak chart positions Certifications Album
AUS
[3]
AUT
[4]
CAN
[5]
DEN
[6]
EU
[5]
FRA
[7]
GER
[8]
ITA
[9]
NZ
[10]
SPA
[11]
SWI
[12]
UK
[13]
US
[5]
US Dance
[5]
2010 "We No Speak Americano"
(with Yolanda Be Cool)
4 1 16 1 1 2 1 3 2 2 1 1 29 21 Non-album singles
2014 "Sugar Man"
(with Yolanda Be Cool)
44
"—" denotes a title 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. ^ DCup – Discography on Australian charts Australian-charts.com Retrieved 13 December 2014.
  4. ^ DCup – Discography on Austrian charts Austrian-charts.com Retrieved 13 December 2014.
  5. ^ a b c d Yolanda Be Cool – Artist Chart History Billboard.com Retrieved 13 December 2014.
  6. ^ DCup – Discography on Denmark charts Danishcharts.com Retrieved 13 December 2014.
  7. ^ DCup – Discography on French charts Lescharts.com Retrieved 13 December 2014.
  8. ^ Yolanda Be Cool – Chartverfurlong Musicline.de Retrieved 2010-10-01.
  9. ^ DCup – Discography on Italian charts Italiancharts.com Retrieved 13 December 2014.
  10. ^ DCup – Discography on New Zealand charts Charts.org Retrieved 13 December 2014.
  11. ^ DCup – Discography on Spanish charts Spanishcharts.com Retrieved 13 December 2014.
  12. ^ DCup – Discography on Swiss charts Swisscharts.com Retrieved 13 December 2014.
  13. ^ Yolanda Be Cool – Discography on UK charts Chartstats.com Retrieved 2010-10-01.
  14. ^ http://www.fimi.it/temp/cert_Nielsen_week34.pdf

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