|Birth name||Andrew Taggart, Alex Pall|
|Also known as||The Chainsmokers|
|Genres||EDM, trap, future bass, electro house, progressive house|
|Labels||Disruptor, Columbia, Sony|
The Chainsmokers is an American DJ duo formed in 2012 that consists of Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall.
Their first top twenty single was their 2014 song "#Selfie". The Chainsmokers' debut EP Bouquet was released in October 2015. Their next singles "Roses" and "Don't Let Me Down" both became top ten hits. Their second EP Collage was released in November of 2016.
Work with Halsey
On July 29, 2016, The Chainsmokers released "Closer", a song featuring Halsey. It soon became their first number-one single. The song did exceptionally well, as it charted for for 38 weeks and became widely regarded as the song of the 2016 summer.