This week, world-famous music duo Daft Punk released an one last hurrah with the "Epilogue" track and broke up their band after 28 years. The French electronic performers have livened up our lives with eclectic dance tracks and their iconic robot masks.
I feel like someone should tell Daft Punk this is literally the worst time to hang up your masks.— Stephen Colbert (@StephenAtHome) February 23, 2021
So let's remember the best music career moments from the French musicians Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter:
1. This performance with Kanye West
Kanye West brings out Daft Punk to perform Stronger at the 50th Grammys in 2008— No DONDA news, let’s just make sure Kanye is ok (@didjesusdrop) February 22, 2021
2. When Stevie Wonder joined in on the Get Lucky magic with Pharrell Williams
3. Their remarkable 2006 Coachella
This moment alone is what catapulted electronic music to the forefront here in the States.— GDE (@GlobalDanceGDE) February 22, 2021
Daft Punk's @Coachella 2006 debut of "The Pyramid" was absolutely iconic and legendary... pic.twitter.com/WoK8AsJbDB
4. This amazing collab with the Weeknd on Starboy
the weeknd x daft punk was a cultural moment. this would end up being the last song they were involved in. ever. pic.twitter.com/BIJVbS66PT— ʙᴀᴄᴋ ᴛᴏ sᴛᴇᴘʜ sᴢɴ. (16-15) (@tesfayesfaith) February 22, 2021
5. Instant Crush. Need we say more?
Oh and that is us when the pandemic is over:
when daft punk comes on at the club post-covid pic.twitter.com/6r9AfzOMG2— Megan Carrier (@megancarrier) February 22, 2021