Daft Punk to end live hiatus at Grammys

Daft Punk are set to make a rare live appearance at next January’s Grammy Awards.

Daft Punk to end live hiatus at Grammys

Daft Punk are set to make a rare live appearance at next January’s Grammy Awards.

The French duo have been nominated for four awards: Album of the Year and Best Dance/Electronica Album for ‘Random Access Memories’ and Record of the Year and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for ‘Get Lucky’.

The appearance will be their first televised performance since the 2008 Grammy ceremony, when they played with US rapper Kanye West.

"We learned that because they had such a good experience with us when they appeared with Kanye in 2008, they were happy to discuss a performance on this year's show," executive producer Ken Ehrlich told Rolling Stone.

"Conversations took place over a period of a couple of months, and finally they agreed to be a part of this year's telecast. Details of the performance are still being worked out, but the idea of having the exclusive television performance by this iconic band is something we're very, very excited about."

The duo adopted a more laid-back, collaborative style for ‘Random Access Memories’, and despite enjoying huge commercial success with the album, it was deemed untourable.

The electronic outfit have toured previous albums, with live album 'Alive 2007' even winning a Grammy for Best Electronic/Dance Album.

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