THE CHAINSMOKERS WORLD’S HIGEST PAID DJ .

July 31, 2020 By Swapnil Suryawanshi

The Chainsmokers

Electronic duo

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The Chainsmokers is an American electronic DJ and production duo consisting of Alexander “Alex” Pall and Andrew “Drew” Taggart. They started out by releasing remixes of songs by indie artists. The EDM-pop duo achieved a breakthrough with their 2014 song “#Selfie”, which became a top twenty single in several countries.

MembersAndrew TaggartAlex PallRhett BixlerGenresElectronic dance musicPop musicElectropopFuture bassAwardsMTV Video Music Award for Best Dance VideoMORE

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What is Chainsmokers biggest hit :

  • “Until You Were Gone” feat. Tritonal & Emily Warren Bouquet (2,015) [01:24]
  • “Kanye” feat. sirenXX “Kanye” single (2,014) [02:15]
  • New York City. [03:07]
  • “Inside Out” feat. Charlee. [04:04]
  • “All We Know” feat. Phoebe Ryan Collage (2,016) [05:50]
  • Roses” feat. ROZES Bouquet (2,015) [06:42]
  • “Don’t Let Me Down” feat. Daya Collage (2,016) [07:28]
  • Honorable Mentions. [08:12]

Do the Chainsmokers actually smoke :

In a 2013 interview with Twelv Magazine, they revealed, “There is a story, but we hate it, so we aren’t going to tell it… But it has nothing to do with smoking, we don’t smoke, and everything to do with Hugh Grant.”

Are Chainsmokers brothers :

The Chainsmokers is an American electronic DJ and production duo consisting of Alexander “Alex” Pall and Andrew “Drew” Taggart. They started out by releasing remixes of songs by indie artists.

Career :

2012: Formation

The Chainsmokers were initially made up of Pall and former DJ Rhett Bixler. The Chainsmokers were re-formed as an EDM DJ duo in 2012 under the management of Adam Alpert in New York City. Pall attended New York University for art history and music business  while Taggart had been attending Syracuse University and was an intern at Interscope Records before the two met. 

Logo since 2018 .

Musical style :

Taggart has described the duo’s music as “blurring the lines between indie, pop music, dance music, and hip-hop.”  The pair have cited Pharrell WilliamsLinkin Park and deadmau5 as musical influences. Acts who have inspired the Chainsmokers’ songs include Blink-182Taking Back Sunday,  Taylor SwiftMax Martin, The xxBeach House, and Explosions in the Sky.