There is a start to every great musical group, and The Chainsmokers had a start that was unique to them. When Alex Pall was asked in an interview how he first got started working with Andrew Taggert and how the two formed The Chainsmokers, he shared the story of just what took place. He shared that he was working a job at the time and simply keeping music as a hobby. He mentioned that the manager that he was working with when it came to his music introduced him to Andrew Taggert. The two of them started to make music together, and that was the start of The Chainsmokers. Alex Pall quit his job so that he could start to work on music fulltime. (See more info about Pall on Genius.com: Alex Pall)
When he was questioned about how he and Andrew Taggart knew that they would be able to work with one another, Alex Pall shared that they knew right away what each of them was going to offer to the duo. He shared that they spent time talking about music and that they really got to know one another and what it as that the other liked. They also found that they were both ambitious and that both of them longed to make their music work out. They were able to work together because they each had talents that were unique to them and they knew that those talents would be great when used together. Visit This Page for more information.
Alex Pall has shared that the songs that he works on with Andrew Taggart are songs that are real to them. There are times when they have songwriters working with them, but the lyrics of the songs are still used to represent their lives.
Taggart and Pall create genuine music and it is a kind of music that speaks to who they are. They care about the kind of music that they create.