The Chainsmokers debut album “Memories…Do Not Open” is leading the charts even after a year of its release. Recently, it matched the record of being the longest played album according to important charts in the music industry.
The Billboard charts are the ultimate judge of the most popular singles and albums in the United States. Currently, “Memories…Do Not Open” by The Chainsmokers is at the top of the Electronic Albums chart devised by Billboard. This feat is the 34th non-consecutive turn for the duo’s debut album. Honestly, considering the trend and the popularity, they do not give the slightest hint of stopping anytime soon.
The breakthrough album matched the record of the Album called Demon Days by Gorillaz which was released 13 years back for the 3rd position on the list of most number of weeks at the No.1 on Billboards. Considering the facts, it is projected that The Chainsmokers will secure the 3rd place automatically in the near future.
Recently after the debut of the world-renowned album, it reached the No.1 spot on both the Billboard’s Electronic Albums charts and the prestigious Billboard 200 charts in the month of April. This was during the period when the duo was dominating the Top 40 radio while the fans kept asking for replays. Though they did not last in the Billboard 200 list for long enough, they managed to stay on the top five of the Electronic Albums charts for the months that followed.
Last year, The Chainsmoker have dominated the music industry with their newer albums, owing to their immense success, the band was asked to step down for other upcoming artists who were established before Chainsmokers released their debut album.
Artists like Odesza, Kygo, Above & Beyond debuted at No.1 on the Billboard Charts with their amazing albums. Recently after the death of Avici, the tracks of the Swedish EDM composer raced to the peak and stayed there for quite a while. Irrespective of the forces that pull them down or move them aside from the spotlight, the Chainsmokers manages to come back with stronger and better tracks.