After working on projects that were intended to be separate singles over five months, they considered the material good enough for an album.
Commercially successful, Homework appeared in 14 national charts, peaking at number 150 on the United States Billboard 200 and at number 37 on the Australian Albums Chart.
Thanks to the videos which were made by famous directors like SPIKE JONES, ROMAN COPPOLA and michel gondry The only one I heard was Trax on da Rocks - Unload those for best offer~~ if you want super punk forget that shit~~~ get The Ramones first Dyno original Signed band , first two albums are what you really want, ---- "Peace, Love and Tranquility " This is, and I suspect always will be, my favourite House lp.
funk ad groundbreaking masterpieceeverything was perfect. it became one of the most successful techno/electronic albums of all time.
Their departure from Soma was noted by Richard Brown of the Glasgow-based label.
"We were obviously sad to lose them to Virgin but they had the chance to go big, which they wanted, and it's not very often that a band has that chance after two singles.Indo Silver Club: This track contains a sample of "Hot Shot" performed by Karen Young, courtesy of Sunshine Entertainment. So fresh and energetic, and still sounding good 20 years later! Some of my favorites are Revolution 909, Fresh, Teachers, and Oh Yeah.All tracks written & produced for Daft Trax Published by Zomba Music for World excluding France Delabel Editions / Daft Music for France℗&© 1996 Daft Trax under exclusive license to Virgin France / Virgin Records Ltd.[CD]℗& © 1996 Daft Trax Made in Holland[Rear]Printed in Holland. This album has some awesome parts and some not so awesome parts. Completely and utterly classic, very influenced by Chicago House, pretty harsh sounding at all times, but in a fun way.We're happy for them." Although Virgin held exclusive distribution rights over Daft Punk’s material, the duo remain the owners of their master recordings through the Daft Trax label.Bangalter expressed that "To be free, we had to be in control.According to The Village Voice, the album revived house music and departed from the Eurodance formula.The duo produced the tracks without plans to release an album.Homework is the debut studio album by French electronic music duo Daft Punk, released on 17 January 1997 with Virgin Records.Homework's success brought worldwide attention to French house music. I made tons of tape copies of it for practically everyone I knew, and played it literally hundreds of times. I remember being totally skint the day it came out and gladly selling, for exchange value, the two Oasis albums I had no use whatsoever for, in order to buy 'Homework'.