Growing up in New York, Alex Pall developed an interest in music at an early age. AS time passed, this interested turned into a favored hobby and something that he became very passionate about. Involved in the musical scene in the state, Pall became a musician in his own right and DJed at various locations as he further developed his passion for creating dance beats and electronica. It wasn’t until Pall was introduced to Andrew Taggart that he realized that what he loved so much could become more than just a hobby, but a career. Having tried to balance his budding music career with his job, upon meeting Taggart, Alex Pall realized that maybe he could finally quit his job and pursue what he was truly interested in. This is exactly what happened when the pair met; their lives changed forever.
Taggart, who also grew up with a passion for music was in much the same position as Pall, albeit he was a resident of Maine and went about making his name known there. After their introductions, Taggart made the decision to move to New York to work together with Pall. The years following this have seen the duo produce many songs, each moving high on the charts than the previous. The group who dubbed themselves “The Chainsmokers,” became widely known in a relatively short amount of time for their masterfully crafted electronic an synth music, and the lyrics that they produced to go along with them. In the beginning, the pair chose not to sing themselves, instead opting for requesting other artists to provide the vocals for their tracks. Recently this has changed as The Chainsmoker work to find their individual musical identities with Taggart actually singing the songs they write. The duo still work with other artists such as Halsey, effectively adding to both their fame and the fame of those who join them to produce their tracks.
The Chainsmokers is regarded as the one of the fastest growing music band in the Music industry. It consists of two outgoing DJs namely Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart. Before Alex Pall joined the group, it was made of Andrew Taggart and the former DJ Rhett Bixler who after leaving the group, Alex was informed by a friend about the opportunity at the Chain Smokers, and moved to New York where they met with Taggart. The two partners had the same interests, and they were both hardworking and committed individuals. This is what has kept them growing and successful over the years.
The Chainsmokers have made a significant number of achievements since they started their band. One of their accomplishments is the production of some songs which are a must listen to many people in the world. Examples Of their songs include ‘selfie, Roses, Don’t let me down’ among others. Besides, they also award winners, for instance, they won the Grammy Award for the best dance recording, and they are also winners of a couple of American Music Music Awards as well as the iHeart Music Awards.
Alex Pall’s passion in music started way back in his young age, and he used to present his songs in high school which created confidence in him that he can make if he put more efforts to build his career in the entertainment industry. Andrew Taggart too began having the interest for music when he was young meaning that the two formed a perfect match. They have now learned how to target a large number of the audience starting from the young people to the old people in the society. In one of their interviews, they say that they have had the urge to increase the number of the audience since it’s not like in school where they used to target the high school students.
Early this year, they also attended the Annual Granny Awards ceremony, and they have also released their new song ‘Somebody,’ and they also give a tutorial on how the song was made. The chainsmokers are continuing to build their popularity and identity in the industry as they continue to work hard and dream for higher achievements in their career.