Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. The song broke records with the highest number of plays of any song in a single day on music streaming application Spotify. It's a breath of fresh old-skool air". “Get Lucky” entered the UK Singles Chart at number three, only 48 hours after its initial release, and then moved to the number one spot the next week. document.write('
');var c=function(){cf.showAsyncAd(opts)};if(typeof window.cf !== 'undefined')c();else{cf_async=!0;var r=document.createElement("script"),s=document.getElementsByTagName("script")[0];r.async=!0;r.src="//srv.clickfuse.com/showads/showad.js";r.readyState?r.onreadystatechange=function(){if("loaded"==r.readyState||"complete"==r.readyState)r.onreadystatechange=null,c()}:r.onload=c;s.parentNode.insertBefore(r,s)}; [16] Prior to Rodgers' involvement, the song existed in rough form that centered on Wurlitzer electric piano[10] with Omar Hakim on drums and Nathan East performing bass guitar. So Far (VIDEO), "Get Lucky" – Daft Punk ft. Pharrell Williams & Nile Rodgers (The Stepkids' Cover), http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6_iMEvjvYu8, Skylar Grey Gets Really, Really, Really Ridiculously Lucky In Her Daft Punk Cover Video, British comedian (and voice of Darth Maul) Peter Serafinowicz posts hilarious clip for Daft Punk's 'Get Lucky', Peace and Mystery Jets cover Daft Punk's 'Get Lucky' at London's Birthdays (May 3), San Cisco Mash Daft Punk And N*E*R*D For 'Like A Version', San Cisco cover Daft Punk 'Get Lucky' on triple j, http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/music/news/a486074/joe-mcelderry-covers-daft-punks-get-lucky-watch.html, iTunes – Music – Hotel Cabana by Naughty Boy, Watch The Roots Cover Daft Punk’s "Get Lucky" In The Style Of Simon & Garfunkel, Watch Wilco cover Daft Punk, The Replacements, and Pavement, Watch Florence Welch Pound Tequila and Sing Daft Punk. [70] The song was covered by British record producer Naughty Boy, for his debut album Hotel Cabana; it features as a bonus track with vocals by Tanika. Natural Disaster 3. 1 song in the country. Musically, "Get Lucky" is a disco and funk song while lyrically, according to Williams, the song is about the fortune of connecting with someone and not just about sexual chemistry. Why Daft Punk’s ‘Get Lucky’ is catchy. It is the lead single from Daft Punk's fourth studio album, Random Access Memories. Williams first heard about the project from Daft Punk "at a Madonna party" and offered his services for a collaboration. [18], Williams noted that upon returning to the United States after his vocals were recorded, he had "forgotten everything" regarding the composition of "Get Lucky"; he attributed this to jet lag, but jokingly wondered if Daft Punk had tampered with his memory. !..we have come too far to give up who we are..its taken 24,ooo years for the return to take place..raise the bar..highten your awarenss...and raise your cups..lift your eyes up..TO THE STARS! It's amazing to me! [4][5], Days prior to the single release, the song had been leaked and broadcast on various radio stations. [4] The duo responded by explaining that Williams's lyrics and performance had come about in a very spontaneous way, which was the likely reason he had trouble recalling the song. The song also reached the top ten in Canada, Japan, US Billboard Hot 100, US Adult Top 40, US Alternative Songs, US Latin Pop Songs, US Mainstream Top 40, and US Rock Airplay. Nile told Rolling Stone that: “The collaboration felt so unbelievably natural.” Pharrell told the publication that he “first sang his verse for ‘Get Lucky,’” and Daft Punk told him to “sing it again, again, again. The robots are perfectionists…I was trying to slice a really good moment and keep it on repeat. Cookie information is stored in your browser and performs functions such as recognising you when you return to our website and helping our team to understand which sections of the website you find most interesting and useful. [43] The song debuted at No. [25], Rodgers stated in an interview with The Guardian that a video for "Get Lucky" was shot in March 2013 that is distinct from the Coachella trailer, featuring a group of dancing extras. [69], On The Voice (UK), Tom Jones, Jessie J, will.i.am and Danny O'Donoghue sang the song. Pharrell Williams – Get Lucky, Sasha Frere-Jones: Daft Punk's Puzzling New Album, Daft Punk, ‘Get Lucky’ Feat. The duo acknowledged Chic's influence in the song "Around the World" and had great respect for Rodgers. Daft Punk Fans Also Like: Gorillaz song meanings Lana Del Rey song meanings The Temptations song meanings Linkin Park song meanings Cage the Elephant song meanings … [57] The song was later nominated for both Best Pop Duo/Group Performance and Record of the Year at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards]]. ‘Up all night to get lucky’ means you don’t want the night to end. Daft Punk - Get Lucky (Official Audio) ft. Pharrell Williams. She remarked that Daft Punk are not making electronic dance music, but rather "real music to dance to".