Who are the Chainsmokers? The Chainsmokers are a DJ duo composed of members Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart. The duo met while still in college. After briefly becoming acquainted it seems as though the pair were destined to meet. For Alex Pall DJing was just a hobby at first. DJ gigs were just a side hustle; however, Alex was extremely passionate about it. For Alex, DJing was “more like fun than job.”
After just a quick introduction with bandmate Andrew Taggart, the two just knew they would create well together. Believing in what he was embarking on so much Alex quit his job. From the latter point onward, the rest is just history; sort to speak. Alex and Andrew worked together tirelessly from 9 in the morning to 7 at night.However, their dedication was greatly rewarded. In addition to growing in popularity and working more gigs together, the duo also found their identity as artists.
It didn’t take long for the DJ duo to catch the wave and ride it to stardom. As they became bigger their audience expanded across genres. In the beginning , The Chainsmokers audience was primarily college kids. However, now their audience includes men and women over 30 and even an audience of children under age 15. What’s also fascinating about The Chainsmokers rising career is their reach globally. A great deal of their fans are international.
It is a constant effort to stay interesting and consistent in the industry. Pall always takes into consideration when he and Andrew are planning their live shows. Understanding that during their live shows, they must really set themselves apart from other DJs. One thing that stands out about the DJ duo is that they perform all their concerts live. A method that contrasts typical DJ’s today. Not wanting to get stagnant and keep repeating the same things, Pall makes it a point to continue to reinvent himself. Collaborating with top artists, touring the world, and selling out concerts months in advance, it seems as though people will know exactly who The Chainsmokers are for a long time to come.