The Chainsmokers formed in the year 2012 with a new band member Andrew Taggart. The duo group used to consists of band members Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart. The two of them met in 2012 and started playing shows in 2013 and between 2013 and 2014 they hit their major breakthrough. They released some of their first singles such as “Selfie” in 2013 and then their song “Roses” in 2015. Their songs started to top the charts and more and more people fell in love with their music. In 2016 they released more hits that topped the charts with their songs “Don’t let me down” and “inside out.” In 2016, they also released their hit single “closer” which became their first song to hit number one on the music charts. In 2017, they released another hit called “Paris” which was also on the top of the charts. In early 2018, they released a couple of singles from their new album. Their new music is far different from their old music. Alex and Andrew wanted to take a new spin on things and they created new music that had a darker tone to it. They wanted to expand there crowd.
Alex Pall was the starter of the chainsmokers when he decided that he wanted to make a career out of DJing. He was in the group with another member named, DJ Rhett Bixler, but he eventually left and the chainsmokers needed another member. In 2012, Alex’s manager introduced him to Andrew Taggart, and they started working on some music instantly. Since then the chainsmokers have put out seven albums and have received several awards for their music. They have topped the charts and people around the world have fell in love with their electronic/pop/dance music!
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