Andrew Taggart and his friend Alex Pall are the two people who form the Chainsmokers band. Before they formed the group, Alex was a DJ in the city which he had done for a long from when he was young. Taggart used to be a music producer, therefore the Chainsmokers is a combination of a DJ and producer. They all decided to venture and work in music.
Adam Alpert, the man managing the band is the one who introduced the duo together. Pall grew up playing music as a DJ even though he had Business and Art History course after having graduated from New York University. On the other hand, Andrew had been at Syracuse University. When he completed the university and dealing with music production, he attended Interscope records where he was doing his internship. Even though Andrew some DJ interest, he didn’t focus on it much but he had recorded some of his songs that were original and uploaded them to the sound cloud. Adam is the one who advised Andrew to join Pall in New York and leave Maine. He is the one who managed them.
Through their time, they have achieved from the music. Alex had already retired from being a DJ. Their breakthrough in the music industry came in 2014 after hitting with their song called “selfie.” the song was accepted in the market which even became among top singles and played in most of the countries.
Later in 2010, a song ” Don’t let me down” from the Chainsmokers hit the US Billboard and rated among the hot 100 songs of the year. This is what upgraded their music to become world interest by winning the heart of many people. That song made them win Grammy awards as the best dance record music.
It was a day when Avicii who was a Sweden and a talented man was being honored. The Chainsmokers talked about him that Sunday night. It was in Las Vegas, where they said that Avicii had brought inspiration especially those who knew him and listened to his music in different ways. He always meant more in EDM community