Daft Punk wins Album of the Year at the Grammys

Daft Punk took home the Album of the Year award at the 56th Annual Grammys for their funky nostalgia trip Random Access Memories. The competition was stiff this year, with fellow contenders Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, and Sara Bareilles coming from multiple corners of the industry.

The French outfit’s principle competition seemed to be Macklemore as the festivities wore on; the rapper won four Grammys, including Best New Artist and Best Rap Album for The Heist. Daft Punk, for their part, won five of their own, including Best Dance/Electronica Album and Record of the Year.

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