"High Life" is the eigth track from Daft Punk's second studio album, Discovery. Its length is 3:21.

The song was the subject of a mass debate on the Internet over what was the sample used in the song, as Daft Punk did not credit the sample used amongst other samples used on Discovery. It was eventually found that a snippet of "Break Down for Love" by Tavares was utilized.[1]

Music videoEdit

Daft Punk - High Life

Daft Punk - High Life

Like all songs from the album Discovery, the music video for "High Life" is a scene from the film Interstella 5555: The 5tory of the 5ecret 5tar 5ystem, which features no dialogue, but rather songs from Discovery throughout the whole film.

Samples usedEdit

  • "Break Down for Love" by Tavares (uncredited)[1]

Sampled inEdit


  1. 1.0 1.1 Video showing use of the Tavares sample on "High Life"

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