Budet met and became good friends with producer GrandMarnier in 2000, and in 2005, they began making music together when both wanted to start an electropop band. [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] The name of the band, Yelle, began as an acronym of the phrase "You Enjoy Life", "YEL", but was later feminised to "Yelle" because a Belgian band had the name already. [2] [4] Yelle rose to fame on MySpace when they posted a song titled "Short Dick Cuizi", which later became "Je veux te voir", in late 2005. [5] [6] [7] The song's original title refers to Cuizinier of French alternative hip-hop band TTC and was released as a mock diss track . It received a positive response and soon attracted the attention of record label Source Etc. [3] [6] The song later charted at No. 4 in France. Yelle then began working on and recording their debut album, Pop Up , in 2006. While performing at night, [5] producer Tepr had been roped into the band in 2007 after meeting GrandMarnier while working as a journalist. [2] They were in need of a keyboard player on tour. [8]

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