The highly influential French DJ duo has released three albums via EMI. A new album, their first in seven years, is expected this spring.
Sony Music is ramping up its dance music arsenal. Just three days after announcing a new strategic alliance with Ultra Records, a leading label of the EDM movement, news is emerging that Columbia Records has signed Daft Punk. A source confirms toThe Hollywood Reporter, "It's a done deal."The revered, reclusive and highly influential French DJ duo had released all previous recordings via EMIs Virgin Records, now owned by Universal, with the exception of its most recent full-length, DisneysTron: Legacy, which Daft PunksGuy-Manuel de Homem-ChristoandThomas Bangalterscored.http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/earshot/daft-punk-signs-columbia-records-415666