Yelle Fine "Romeo"
Wed, 04 Oct 2017 09:00:58
Without ever singing a word in English, French duo Yelle have managed to grab an American, as well as a global, audience. Singer Julie Bude and Jean-François Perrier, aka GrandMarnier, somehow conjure up dancefloor hits and club bangers that immediately get crowds up on their feet and sweating. On Thursday they released their newest single, "Romeo".
Being able to hold the attention of an audience who doesn't understand most of their lyrics is a testament to Yelle's infectious energy. For those who do care to dig deeper, though, the band's words are clever and cutting. They have never been ones to shy away from speaking their mind about any hot-button issue, unabashedly promoting a message of positivity.
ARTISTdirect's Christopher Friedmann caught up with Julie Bude of Yelle to discuss the group's new single, the feelings of unity and curiosity that she believes will bring the world together, and their upcoming club tour.
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