According to the website, billboard, The Chainsmokers are still popular. So much so, that they are still pumping out fresh, new music! Their attendance at the 60th Grammy Awards proves that they still know how to create a beat, and how to turn their passion for music into a lifestyle of success, and popularity. The article goes on to explain how The Chainsmokers are playing to recent social media trends. More specifically the release of their new solo, “Somebody”, was posted to facebook. An explanation of how their music is really put together is attempted, while all I wanted to do was sit back and enjoy the music.
The Chainsmokers have been active in the music scene since their debut in 2012 according to their Wikipedia page… To be precise The Chainsmokers is an American DJ and production team, as their Wikipedia boldy states in the first sentence. Their current members are Alex Pall, and Andrew Taggart, also being reported by Wikipedia. Wikipedia also talks about several other factual, and pertinent pieces of information relating to the duo… The duo was originally made up of Alex Pall, and DJ Rett Bixier. Dj Rett Bixier was removed, and replaced by Andrew Taggart by The Chainsmokers Manager in New York City.
Wikipedia tells us that they scored their first major hit in 2014, with the release of their single, “Selfie.” After being asked about how the name of the duo, The Chainsmokers casually responded by saying that it may have to do with their penchant for smoking… The Chainsmokers have landed other major hits throughout the years 2012-2017. Most of their music is released in the form of EP’s at first, which adds to their success of their music once it is released to the general public. The Chainsmokers enjoy telling stories with their albums, and they like to keep things Fresh. Their latest projects, “Sick Boy EP,” and an upcoming studio album are sure to be a success as well!