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.
Alex Pall is one of the American Duo DJs who has nowadays become so famous because of their arousing songs and sizzling performances in various events. Alex Pall started having the interest in music while he was a young boy in school. Before meeting Andrew Taggart who is his partner, he was working at an art gallery during the day and as a DJ during the night in New York. It is at this time that he was introduced to Drew by his manager who had to move from Maine where he was working too to come and meet him in New York. That is how the two Duo DJ s met.
Alex Pall has been an industrious person from the beginning which is clearly shown in his background history. When he met Drew he knew that he was the right person for him to work with. It seems that Alex Pall can identify the right people to work with because if a person chooses the wrong people, they can act as one of the blocks to success. In one of the interviews, Alex Pall said that he was very confident that his partnership with Andrew was going to work because they both had the same interests and they knew precisely what they were putting on the table.
Alex Pall is also that one character that knows how to accept the challenge from other experts in his field. They worked together with Halsey to release one of their best songs closer’. When asked about how it felt for him to work with her he said that it was one of his best experiences since Halsey has been one of their best roles models who have posted an enormous impact in their lives in the music industry.
Alex Pall also talks about how they have been able to capture a large number of the audience over the years. He says that one great thing about them is that they write songs about their life experiences and although they also work together with the songwriters, they write their songs along with them. Besides Alex Pall being a DJ and a pianist, he is also a songwriter.