The Chainsmokers Details
DJ, Electronic Dance Music Artists (EDM), and production duo, The Chainsmokers is known for its fresh, fun take on the Electro Pop genre. Ever since their single “#Selfie” was released in 2013, The Chainsmokers has seen their popularity skyrocket, earning them collaborations with some of the music industry’s hottest artists. The Chainsmokers music is a popular night scene fixture, and with each new single, their popularity only grows. Forbes ranks them third on the World’s Highest Paid DJ’s list, with over $38 Million in earnings just during the July 2016-June 2017 time period. But The Chainsmokers is more than just a dynamic duo with epic DJ skills, they are music innovators that have pushed boundaries and broken the mold to find their own niche in the industry, and fans and critics alike took notice.
In April of 2017, The Chainsmokers released their first album, “Memories…Do Not Open”. The album debuted at number 1 on the Billboard 200 and went platinum in its first 4 months. Three of their singles, “Something Just Like This”, “Paris”, and “Closer” were on the Billboard Hot 100 simultaneously in March of 2017, making The Chainsmokers only the third group in history to accomplish this feat.
The Chainsmokers have been nominated for over 50 awards, winning more than a dozen. Among those awards are two American Music Awards for Favorite EDM Artist in 2016 and 2017. They also won a Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording for the song “Don’t Let Me Down” in 2017. As the duo continues to release hit after hit, there are sure to be many more awards in their bright future.
The Chainsmokers Concert Setlist
The Chainsmokers concert setlist wouldn’t be complete without one of their most recognizable hits, “Closer”, and fans can be assured that this knockout hit will make the setlist. Another huge hit that fans can expect to hear at their concerts is “Something Just Like This”. The infectious lyrics and hip musical transitions are sure to have fans dancing in the stands and singing along. Pulsing and hypnotic, “Don’t Let Me Down”, is everywhere, from the radio to popular commercials, and this song will make its presence known in concert as well. “New York City” makes the setlist, sharing this poignant ode to The Chainsmokers’ hometown with their beloved fans. Originally intended to poke fun at the selfie trend, the song, “#Selfie”, took off, thrusting The Chainsmokers into the spotlight and making them a household name almost overnight. “#Selfie” features fun beats and is still quite popular, so fans can expect this surprise hit that took on a life of its own to make it into the concert setlist as well.
The Chainsmokers in Concert
The Chainsmokers in concert are like no other group. It’s more like a giant dance club than a concert no matter the venue. Fans can expect plenty of well-known and new tracks to dance to, and a high-energy experience unmatched by any other duo. Concertgoers should be prepared to dance the night away at this one of a kind concert experience.