Alex Pall is one-half of the EDM-pop duo commonly referred to as The Chainsmokers. He was born in Westchester, New York. Alex was also raised in the same city. He met his partner Drew while working at a renowned art gallery situated in Manhattan in New York. Apart from serving as a music producer and a DJ, he is also a pianist and a songwriter. He love adventure and he travels around the world a lot. He currently lives in Los Angeles. The duo recently released their new track, “Closer” featuring Halsey. Andrew Taggart is singing in this new song unlike in their other singles where they just play instruments.
Alex Pall was a DJ while growing up since this was his hobby. He worked at an art gallery and at the same time worked as a DJ in the city of New York. He had passion for dance music and he decided to engage fully in the industry. He left his job after meeting Taggart and they started making and producing music together as a duo. During the interview, Alex Pall pointed out that their ability to observe the direction of the music industry enabled them to blend well as a group. The combination of their skills blended well when they started making music. In addition to working with many songwriters, Alex Pall and his partner also write their own music. In some songs, they write the whole lyrics while in other they guide the songwriters doing the writing.
The Chainsmokers were happy working with Halsey in the new music. Alex Pall highlighted that they wanted to work with Halsey over the last one year. He describes Halsey as a very talented and unique artist with a strong voice and attractive personality. Alex and Andrew wrote the song while on a tour bus. They also produced the song themselves. Alex Pall interacts with his fans through social media, especially Instagram. Their music is becoming more international and they are receiving new fans from several countries including South Africa and the Philippines. The duo is transforming their music and live events to satisfy their fans.