Alex Pall started off as a DJ in his hometown and around New York City. He states he made a lot of dance music that felt more like a hobby than a job, even though it was his main source of income. Afterwards, he decided he wanted to give DJing a decent shot and try to make a full career out of it. His manager introduced him to Andrew Taggart, his current partner, and now one half of the iconic EDM pop duo, The Chainsmokers. Together they have made two EPs and have multiple major breakthrough songs.
To differentiate themselves from other DJ artists and groups, the duo stated they like to write all their songs about their own lives, and if they do not write them, they are still feeding in their perspectives and experience into the songs. Pall said he would rather have fewer songs that all relate to the two members and have the songs relate to each other, rather than multiple songs that do not give the same energy. When asked about working with Halsey in Closer, Pall also said that he and Taggart wanted to work with Halsey more than anybody especially because of her strong singing voice; they also hope to work with more artists like her.
The duo has seen multiple videos on social media of kids from different ages and from different countries that enjoy and are fans of their music. Pall’s mother even will hum along to “Roses” when she does not notice. The age groups that listen to The Chainsmokers does not just apply to younger ages, but as well older ones. Their audience spans to thousand across the nation, and hundreds of thousands across the world. Their hit songs and albums have made The Chainsmokers a household name. It is clear The Chainsmokers are only improving, and are one of the biggest DJ groups or duos in the music industry.
The Chainsmokers recent debut album has created its unique spot in the music industry with the recently released single going strong year after its release. The Memories album features songs, like Do Not Open, have maintained its stretched top spot in America most essential music charts.
The Billboards Top Dance and Electronics Album charts that measure most popular music records fitting the category of electronic or the dance labels has ranked Do Not Open as No 1. The song frame has given fame to the duo making them marked position thirty-fourth position among the non-consecutive musicians with influential albums.
The Chainsmokers Memories album top song Do Not Open joined the ranks of Gorilla’z Demon Days song by dominating the chart position months after its release. The song also boasts of being ranked high on the all-genre Billboards 200 and enjoying a never-ending dominance on Top 40 radio keeping the audience entertained. The Chainsmokers have ruled the music industry joining the leagues of Kygo and William Control. The recent debut is likely to keep them on No. 1 for months.
More about The Chainsmokers
The duo Chainsmokers boasts of being American DJ and artists consisting of Andrew Taggart and also Alex Pall. The Chainsmokers received their first breakthrough in the music industry through their song Selfie that ranked top in several countries in 2014. In 2015 October the duo released another debut the Bouquet that featured singles like Roses that was ranked top 10 by the Billboard Hot 100 in the US. The Bouquet album also features Don’t Let Me Down single hit song that become the duo first ever top 5 single winning them a Grammy Award on the 59th ceremony category of the Best Dance Recording.
The Chainsmokers has also bagged two accolades with the American Music Awards and five more from iHeartRadio Music’s Awards. In November 2016 the duo released their second EP Collage that later in April 2017 the Memories album was released with hit song Do Not Open dominating the music chart. The Chainsmokers duo started their music career together in 2012 and it’s managed by Adam Alpert whose recording offices are in New York and have shown relentless determination in making their music international.