Daft Punk  

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Daft Punk is the collective name of Paris house musicians Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo (born February 8, 1974)<ref name="MusiqueVol.1" /> and Thomas Bangalter (born January 3, 1975).<ref name="MusiqueVol.1" /> The duo is considered one of the most successful electronic music collaborations of all time, both in album sales and in critical acclaim.<ref>Daft Punk page at thedjlist.com. Retrieved on December 24 2006.</ref> After Daft Punk reached significant popularity in the late 1990s house movement in France, other artists such as Air, Cassius and Dimitri from Paris began to receive a similar amount of attention.

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