The Chainsmokers impress on new track ‘Somebody’

Are The Chainsmokers capable of creating a track that is not a radio hit? Their hot streak is almost certain to continue with “Somebody,” which features Drew Love and will undoubtedly get stuck in listener’s heads. Drew Taggart and Drew Love play off of one another vocally throughout the track, and a commanding bassline frames the chords….

The Chainsmokers ‘You Owe Me’

The Chainsmokers released their second single of 2018, and continue their new trend skewing from the sound that led to their momentous rise. Advertising

THE CHAINSMOKERS DROP SURPRISE NEW TRACK

The Chainsmokers have dropped a surprise video for a new song “Sick Boy.” The clip shows the duo leaning into the instrument-heavy lineup they’ve been championing of late — a musical affect that seems more akin to Twenty One Pilots than any of their EDM ‘peers.’ “How many likes is my life worth?” moans producer Drew…

FORBES REVEALS WORLD’S HIGHEST-PAID DJS LIST FOR 2017

Forbes has revealed its World’s Highest-Paid DJs list with acts including Calvin Harris, Tiesto and Skrillex (once again) all making the annual ranking. The respected business magazine has been running the list since 2012, with Calvin Harris coming in at number one for the fifth year straight in 2017 with a whopping $48.5 million in…

Lookas Shares Mix From The Chainsmokers “Nice Hair” Show

Lookas is the latest guest on The Chainsmokers‘ long-running radio show Nice Hair. The hour-long mix aired last week on Sirius XM and is now live on Soundcloud below. The incredibly heavy mix is packed with Lookas‘ most recent hits, including his new Monstercat release ‘Alarm‘ featuring Krewella, as well as tracks by Gammer, Aazar, Crankdat, Virtual Riot and Kayzo, capped off by a plethora of unreleased IDs. The Chainsmokers also…

The Chainsmokers Announce European Tour Dates

The overseas trek will kick off Feb. 10 in Austria and end March 10 in Denmark. The Chainsmokers are bringing their Memories: Do Not Open arena tour to Europe in 2018. The string of shows will kick off Feb. 10 in Austria and end March 10 in Denmark. Notable stops along the way include the Ziggo Dome…

Eric Prydz, Porter Robinson, The Chainsmokers & More Receive EMA Nominations

<p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/225271344″>2017 Electronic Music Awards Teaser</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/uphorictv”>UphoricTV</a&gt; on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> The Electronic Music Awards are finally coming to fruition after a lengthy waiting period. The first ever EMAs will go down in LA on September 21 and we are finally learning the categories and nominations. The EMAs will be streaming directly on Twitter and are produced by…

The Chainsmokers Crossover into Country at the CMT Awards

In a not-as-shocking-as-you-would-think turn of events, The Chainsmokers performed at the 2017 CMT Awards last night with Florida Georgia Line. The performance featured the song “Last Day Alive” which comes straight off of their debut album “Memories: Do Not Open.” For some reason this collaboration doesn’t come as shocking as one would think, seeing as the electronic act are…

THE CHAINSMOKERS WALK AWAY BIGGEST WINNERS AT IHEARTRADIO MUSIC AWARDS

The Chainsmokers ran the show this year at the iHeartRadio music awards. The Chainsmokers were up for 11 nominations (technically 9, since they had two songs in two of the categories) and walked away with five awards, including Best New Artist and all dance-related awards. Comparatively, Drake and Twenty One Pilots won just four apiece. The Chainsmokers…

THE CHAINSMOKERS SET RECORD FOR MOST YOUTUBE PLAYS IN ONE DAY

The Chainsmokers have beaten the record for the most YouTube plays in 24 hours. Their latest single ‘Something Just Like This’ — a collaboration with UK pop-rockers, Coldplay — rocketed to over 9 million views when it went live on the platform on 22nd February. The previous record was 8.2 million, set by Justin Bieber…

SCRVP Drops First Remix Of 2017 For The Chainsmokers Track, ‘Paris’

SCRVP – ‘Paris‘ – One of EDM’s finest and best producers SCRVP is back after a successful 2016. Now, he has teamed up with Ben Maxwell to release their collaborative remix for The Chainsmokers track titled ‘Paris.’ As a track that was well received in the previous year by fans all around the world, SCRVP and Ben…

THE CHAINSMOKERS, MIGOS & MORE REVEAL THEIR FAVORITE SUPERBOWL HALFTIMES OF ALL TIME

In anticipation of Lady Gaga’s halftime performance at this Sunday’s Superbowl, Billboard reached out to several of music’s most notable figures to ask their favorite and most memorable halftime shows from history. From Migos to The Chainsmokers to Mike Will Made It, the music industry’s most recognizable names chimed in to give their best Superbowl throwbacks just…

THE CHAINSMOKERS ANNOUNCE ARENA TOUR & CONFIRM ALBUM FOR 2017

Hot off starting rumors yesterday that The Chainsmokers would be releasing an album in 2017, they’ve officially confirmed it and more via Twitter. This morning, The Chainsmokers announced a major nationwide tour hitting arenas across the US. Additionally, they revealed that a debut album would be coming this year along with brand new production on…

Who Is the Girl Singing on the New Chainsmokers Song ‘Paris’?

Who Is the Girl Singing on the New Chainsmokers Song ‘Paris’? J. Countess/Getty Images Emily Warren attends the NYU Tisch School of the Arts 50th Anniversary Gala at Frederick P. Rose Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center on April 4, 2016 in New York City. The Chainsmokers  released “Paris,” their much-anticipated follow-up to last year’s No….

THE CHAINSMOKERS NEW SONG ‘PARIS’

THE CHAINSMOKERS NEW SONG ‘PARIS’ It’s finally here! The Chainsmokers’ brand new single “Paris” is finally out and with the official lyric video out too we can finally stop mumbling and see what they’re actually saying. The video is directed by The Chainsmokers’ videographer Rory Kramer, who also did the video for “Closer” which just surpassed 1 billion views,…

Forbes 30 Under 30: Who Earned A Spot In EDM

Forbes 30 Under 30: Who Earned A Spot In EDM Forbes Magazine’s ‘30 Under 30′ segment has become one of the premium sources for young people who are looking for some inspiration. This year’s music portion showcased 30 of the best young talents, with six of the spots being directly related to electronic music. This year’s 30…

THE CHAINSMOKERS MAY HAVE JUST REVEALED THE VOCALIST ON THEIR NEXT SINGLE

THE CHAINSMOKERS MAY HAVE JUST REVEALED THE VOCALIST ON THEIR NEXT SINGLE Earlier this month, The Chainsmokers revealed two Snapchat video previews of an upcoming single entitled “Paris,” which they proceeded to play out in full at a live show this week. One of the questions circulating the duo’s massive fan base ever since the track…

The Chainsmokers brought out Backstreet Boys for their biggest show to date

The Chainsmokers brought out Backstreet Boys for their biggest show to date The Chainsmokers have a knack for bringing out star-studded special guests. From G-Eazy and Tiësto at Coachella, to Desiigner at Austin City Limits, they never fail to bolster their biggest performances with high profile guest appearances. For their headlining show from the Los…

Ring In The New Year With Deadmau5 And More At Decadence Arizona

Ring In The New Year With Deadmau5 And More At Decadence Arizona   Decadence Arizona – We’re just week’s away from Decadence NYE, Arizona’s first two-day New Year’s Eve celebration on December 30 & 31, 2016, at Rawhide Western Town & Event Center. Presented by Relentless Beats and Global Dance, the third annual event has…

OLIVER HELDENS’ BRAND NEW REMIX FOR THE CHAINSMOKERS, “ALL WE KNOW”

OLIVER HELDENS’ BRAND NEW REMIX FOR THE CHAINSMOKERS, “ALL WE KNOW” Teased just yesterday, Oliver Heldens’ official remix for “All We Know” by The Chainsmokers & Phoebe Ryan has already landed. Taking the intensity down more than a few notches, Heldens manages to turn the future bass banger into a groovy, melodic slow burner. There’s…

THE CHAINSMOKERS RECAP THEIR FIRST EUROPEAN TOUR IN STYLE

THE CHAINSMOKERS RECAP THEIR FIRST EUROPEAN TOUR IN STYLE Even though The Chainsmokers have traveled Europe before for festivals and one-off shows, they embarked on their first ever official European tour this year. Traveling to Amsterdam, Paris, Barcelona and more, they were joined by close associates and friends along the way. The vlog below documents…

The Chainsmokers Win AMA For Favorite EDM Artist

The Chainsmokers Win AMA For Favorite EDM Artist The 2016 American Music Awards aired Sunday with a packed line up of stars like Ariana Grande, Zayn Malik, Justin Bieber, and more. The Chainsmokers represented the EDM world with a performance of their hit “Closer”, and it even featured a guest performance of the T-Mass remix…

DISCOVER THE REAL NAMES OF YOUR FAVORITE DJS

DISCOVER THE REAL NAMES OF YOUR FAVORITE DJS Did you know that Calvin Harris isn’t really named Calvin Harris? How about Bob Sinclair (Christopher Le Friant)? These seemingly real names are actually pseudonyms for some of our favorite DJs, and they’re incredibly common. DJs rarely use their real name because they want their branding to…

THE CHAINSMOKERS SCORE NOMINATION AT THE AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS

THE CHAINSMOKERS SCORE NOMINATION AT THE AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS With the American Music Awards (AMAs) right around the corner, it’s that time of the year where nominations start to flood in. This probably won’t surprise anybody on the planet, but The Chainsmokers might cap off an extraordinary 2016 with a win in the New Artist of The Year category….

Oliver Heldens teases official remix of The Chainsmokers

Oliver Heldens teases official remix of The Chainsmokers The Chainsmokers have had an unstoppable past year reigning atop both Billboard and radio charts with a slew of catchy pop releases. Their latest single “All We Know” featuring vocalist Phoebe Ryan has amassed over 50 million streams and is currently sitting at #18 on Billboard’s Hot 100…

THE CHAINSMOKERS PLAY NEW ORIGINAL MUSIC AT SUNSET MUSIC FESTIVAL

THE CHAINSMOKERS PLAY NEW ORIGINAL MUSIC AT SUNSET MUSIC FESTIVAL For the many people who made their way to Sunset Music Festival in Tampa, Florida last week, we salute you. From Hardwell and Galantis closing out the first day’s main stage to a variety of incredible performances fromSeven Lions, Claude VonStroke, Mija, and more, the two-day music festival took…

Sunset Music Festival founders talk growth of festival; announce official after parties

Sunset Music Festival founders talk growth of festival; announce official after parties In the ever-changing landscape of dance music, two men have remained stalwart pillars for the community: Disco Donnie and John Santoro. The two nightlife legends began collaborating on Sunset Music Festival more than five years ago. When you combine their respective talents with the amazing…

THE CHAINSMOKERS TOPS BILLBOARD’S DANCE/ELECTRONIC DIGITAL SONGS CHART FOR 10 WEEKS

THE CHAINSMOKERS TOPS BILLBOARD’S DANCE/ELECTRONIC DIGITAL SONGS CHART FOR 10 WEEKS For the last 10 weeks, duo The Chainsmokers have held a steady position on Billboard‘s highly coveted Dance/Electronic Digital Songs chart, now sitting at the #1 spot with their track “Don’t Let Me Down,” featuring Daya. The track has remained within the list’s top 25 positions alongside…

THE CHAINSMOKERS GET SPIRITUAL PAYING RESPECT TO PRINCE

THE CHAINSMOKERS GET SPIRITUAL PAYING RESPECT TO PRINCE The dance music community has been flooded with artists taking to social media to pay their respects to Prince after his passing, and in this interview with Billboard the Chainsmokers join the chorus. The duo explain their admiration for the legend, and share the influence he had…

The Chainsmokers – Don’t Let Me Down (Remixes)

The Chainsmokers – Don’t Let Me Down (Remixes) New York-based duo The Chainsmokers blew our ears out with their hit singles “#Selfie” in 2014 and “Roses” in 2015. However, they didn’t stop there. After reaching top charts on Beatport, HypeM, and Billboard’s Hot Dance/Electronic Songs, The Chainsmokers condition our souls yet again with their newly released single…

COACHELLA SETS 2016

While nearly every Coachella set has been removed from Soundcloud for the time being, Mixcloud is a much more lawless place. It’s entirely possible that by posting these sets, we could be directly leading to them being taken down even sooner. As such, it’s imperative that you all listen to as many as you can right…

The Chainsmokers Show Softer Side on Entrancing Ballad ‘Inside Out’ Feat. Charlee

The Chainsmokers Show Softer Side on Entrancing Ballad ‘Inside Out’ Feat. Charlee Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart of The Chainsmokers perform onstage during the 2016 MTV Woodies/10 For 16 on March 16, 2016 in Austin, Texas. Months before the dizzying chart climb of hit single, “Roses,” The Chainsmokers’ Drew Taggart shared an assortment of unreleased material…

Deadmau5, Oliver Heldens and more respond to Avicii’s retirement

Deadmau5, Oliver Heldens and more respond to Avicii’s retirement Avicii caught the entire dance world off guard early Tuesday morning, March 29, when he announced his retirement from touring. The legendary Swedish producer took to Facebook to break the news, letting fans know that 2016 would be the final opportunity to catch him performing live….

The Chainsmokers Break Down ‘Roses’: How They Made Their Biggest Hit

The Chainsmokers Break Down ‘Roses’: How They Made Their Biggest Hit New York City-bred dance duoThe Chainsmokers (Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall) first emerged in the spring of 2014 with their ubiquitous, earworm of a viral hit “#SELFIE”. The of-the-moment tune catapulted the then-unknown pair into the zeitgeist, as the track became a global smash. But for…

The Chainsmokers Debut New Tune “Don’t Let Me Down” Feat. Daya

The Chainsmokers Debut New Tune “Don’t Let Me Down” Feat. Daya Of all the artists who had a major 2015, The Chainsmokers are probably the group we’re most excited about. Yes, Jack Ü and Major Lazor broke records and basically dominated everything, and Zedd had one of the greatest album promotional campaigns of all time,…

The Chainsmokers Thrill Billboard Winterfest 2016 With Current and Future Hits

The Chainsmokers Thrill Billboard Winterfest 2016 With Current and Future Hits Opening with an acoustic version of current hit single “Roses,” The Chainsmokers treated Billboard Winterfest at Park City Live to an assortment of recognizable remixes and DJ set standards on Thursday night (Jan. 21).  Following a spirited set from opening act Burns, the first half of the New York duo’s set…

INSOMNIAC’S COUNTDOWN NYE 2015

RELIVE LIVE SETS FROM INSOMNIAC’S COUNTDOWN NYE 2015 If you weren’t able to make it to Insomniac’s Countdown NYE or are just looking to relive the experience, check out these live sets from the likes of Kaskade, Flux Pavilion, Carnage, Yellow Claw and a bonus set from The Chainsmokers at New York’s Pier 94. Listen and download below: