Two years ago the emerging band called The Chainsmokers appeared on American Idol. This guest performance did not highlight their incredibly capability and musical talent. Instead, it caused the media to mock them as a punch line for dance music. But it only two Alex Pall and Drew Taggart just a couple years to remake themselves into a very successful group worth tens of millions of dollars according to Forbes. Today, these two are festival headlines, chart toping artists and have become a popular pick for promoters. Promoters even suggest that The Chainsmokers booking fees will double this year. One promoter in Las Vegas, Nevada even said that The Chainsmokers are getting to career success level of Calvin Harris. With comparisons of the scale, it is more than fair to state that The Chainsmokers are taking over the EDM space.
Commercial success has followed The Chainsmokers ever since their records hit the radio. Instantly, their catchy tunes became unforgettably. Their musical talent has created legendary pieces of art that has be awarded several times and beloved by millions of people. Alex Pall and Drew Taggart have no other choice but to be proud of themselves and what they have conquered in a challenging industry. The music industry is no industry to embark upon. Many try to tap into the wonders of working in the music industry but only a few actually succeed.
Alex Pall and Drew Taggart are more than deserving of their success. These two have been able to succeed in the challenging music business because they bring an essence of authenticity to music that many artists skip over. The music business pays well and many artists are willing to create catchy songs with no heart for a big payout. The Chainsmokers are the complete opposite. They love for their music to warm your heart. But they hope fans take away purpose, meaning, passion and significance from the art they create. These artists are just touching the surface with debut album. The world anxiously awaits to see what else these two can create. We sure it will be worth the wait.