Daft Punk top the UK album charts for the first time

Dance Duo Daft Punk have repeated the success of their number one single Get Lucky by topping the UK album chart for the first time in their 20 year career.

Their fourth studio production, Random Access Memories, became the fastest selling album of the year, selling 165,000 copies during its first week.

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Musicians Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel De Homem-Christo of Daft Punk in 2010 Credit: Lionel Hahn/ABACA USA/Empics Entertainment

In April the house outfit got their first ever UK number one single with Get Lucky, featuring N.E.R.D's Pharrell Williams and Chic's Nile Rodgers.

The single is also 2013's biggest selling single so far, selling more than 711,000 copies since it went on sale six weeks ago.

Read: Daft Punk make it to Number One in UK charts at last

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