Two profitable years had been sufficient for Andrew Taggart to be included within the prestigious Forbes listing of the 30 most influential under-30s of 2016. His identify would possibly not likely ring a bell, however what if I discussed “Closer”, “Don’t let me down” and “Paris”? Would that change something? Yes: Andrew and his pal Alex Pall are the boys behind The Chainsmokers, probably the most well-liked DJs proper now. Their songs are topping charts in every single place, and persons are dancing to their beats in golf equipment worldwide, which is why he’s on the middle of everybody’s consideration. Music is every thing for this 27-year-old man from Portland, Oregon. He majored in kinda music division at Syracuse University, but it surely was assembly Alex that modified every thing, bringing him the type of world success that not even Drew actually anticipated. Even what he does when he’s not working is about music: he listens to the Rolling Stones in his free time, he loves Jared Leto and he says he can’t stay with out his pc — to not chat to his followers, however to make use of it to seek out inspiration for his music. He collaborated with a number of artists, a number of that are girls, since The Chainsmokers love utilizing feminine voices of their work, to stability voice and sound. And that additionally appears to be how he met Halsey, who went on to win Andrew’s coronary heart after singing for him. What else can we are saying? Our MCM is good-looking, proficient and profitable… And we are able to’t wait to go take heed to his music at one in all his European dates!
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