Electronic DJs have been taking the world by storm over the past year, and the success of Daft Punk is just one example of how huge the industry is becoming.
Daft Punk is made up of two great musicians – Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalater. They experienced wild success in France throughout the 1990’s and are considered an incredibly important part of the French house scene. Their debut album was released in 1997 and they wen ton to release several others after that. They began touring in 2006 and released their first live album in 2007.
The album that brought them to the top, however, was Random Access Memories, released by Columbia in January of 2013. If you haven’t heard the lead single Get Lucky yet, you’d better click on the video in this post and check it out – stat. The song has earned top 10 spots in more than 30 countries.
At the 2014 Grammy Awards, Daft Punk earned three well-deserved Grammy Awards. The duo won Album of the Year for Random Access Memories and Record of the Year for the song Get Lucky.