The Chainsmokers that re-formed in 2012 consist of a partnership of Alex pall, a DJ, and Andrew Taggart a producer, vocalist, and writer. Introduced to music at the age of 15, Andrew’s passion for music has grown ever since.
The Chainsmokers have focused on music genres, for instance, pop music, hip-hop, and dance music. They draw influence mostly from Taylor Swift, an explosion in the sky and taking back Sunday.
They released their first EP, the Bouquet in October 2015 and this made them feature among the top 10 on Billboard Hot 100.
In September 2014, they had their first live performance at the terminal 5 during the opening of the Time Flies. They have received numerous success ever since. They managed to top the dance song chart, featured with siren xx to release Kanye which was a follow up to the song selfie and the single “good intentions” a follow up to roses.
In 2018 January, the Chainsmokers released the sick boy, a single; the song featured live instrumentation and Taggart vocals. The song praise was an evolution compared to other previous songs. It was catchy, intoxicating and was able to capture the attention of everyone, both the new and old fans. Their video was able to attract an audience of 136 million viewers on YouTube.
In February they also released another single dubbed “you owe me” the song rank was position four on the hot 100 single chart, and its videos have propelled it to over 30 million views on YouTube in the space of a month. Their lyrics video for the song “closer” whose hit release was in 2016 July has reached an exceptional 2 billion views on YouTube and is still getting stronger.
In March they released another one “everyone hates me.” even though they haven’t released the video yet, their audio track has captured over 8 million views in only a space of a month. The fans have shown the support of the record with some even tattooing themselves lyrics of the song and others encouraging them to write more beautiful lyrics.
Courtesy of their EDM talent, their perfect use of social media and instincts, they have instinctively excited their fans and crossed their DJ boundaries to bring out perfection in what they do.
Alex Pall and Taggart have promised an intensive tutorial on how they make their songs and a taste of their composition process.