Since the massive breakthrough of their single #Selfie back during the 2014 calendar year, The Chainsmokers have been one of the music industry’s topic acts in the genre of Electronic Dance Music. This dynamic collaboration is made up of two individuals – Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart. Pall and Taggart met during the time period when Electronic Dance Music was just starting to gain a wider audience. Together they have created a successful formula for creating hits that have kept them at the top of the game. The Chainsmokers recently released their latest single, a track entitled Closer, and they are breaking new ground. The new track features Taggart himself on vocals. He is joined by Halsey. This new artistic ground that The Chainsmokers are breaking is the next phase in their overall development and it is a further proof of the creative process that has allowed them to become one of the most financially successful acts in their genre of music today.
For a bit of perspective on the level of success that The Chainsmokers have achieved, a bit of data comes in handy. One of the most interesting pieces of data in regard to The Chainsmokers is that fact that the duo’s original release has now risen to the status of the third all-time on the dance charts in terms of running at the number one spot. This accomplishment is certainly something that Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart take a lot of pride in. The financial success is hard to deny as well. The Chainsmokers raked in an incredible $45 million plus during the 2018 calendar year. The Chainsmokers stars have also recently moved into fabulous new custom designed Hollywood homes. It would appear, when taking everything into consideration, The Chainsmokers have really found the musical formula to success in life.