Thomas Bangalter Net Worth
Thomas Bangalter net worth: Thomas Bangalter is a French electronic musician who has a net worth of $70 million. Thomas Bangalter is probably most famous bring being a member of the electronic group Daft Punk. Bangalter was born in Paris, France in January 1975. He is best known for being one half of Daft Punk along with Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo. Thomas started playing the piano at six years old. His father was a songwriter and producer. Thomas met Guy at the Lycee Carnot school in 1987. The started an indie rock band called Darlin' and Thomas played bass guitar. Melody Maker magazine called their music "a daft punky thrash". The group changed their name and style to electronic music. Their third member left to pursue other efforts for the band Phoenix. Daft Punk's debut Homework, which included "Around the World" was released in 1997. Their 2001 album Discovery produced the hits "One More Time" and "Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger". They won a Grammy Award for Best Electronic/Dance Album in 2009 and again in 2014. Their 2013 album Random Access Memories won four other Grammys and produced the hit "Get Lucky". Daft Punk has become known for donning robot personas. They rarely give interviews or appear out of costume. Bangalter owns his own music label Roule. He is also a film director and cinematographer. He released a solo album in 2002. He is married to actress Elodie Bouchez and has two sons.