Alex Pall is one of The Chainsmokers music group which he formed with Andrew Taggart. He grew up with a passion for being a DJ, which is why he took up a career of being a DJ in New York City before entering the music industry. He was a little scared of his work as DJ since it never felt like a real job but more of fun activity. Later, he started noticing that music was gradually consuming his life, therefore he made up his mind to give it a proper shot. Alex Pall worked briefly with the duos current manager before he introduced him to Andrew and their music career as Chaismokers began.
Alex Pall knew what he wanted to achieve from the beginning and so did his partner, which made it easy for them to work together. His interest was to explore what they both liked musically and what they wanted to achieve in the future. Alex Pall would frequently engage with his partner to talk about what they could do to improve their music. They were keen in observing what was going wrong at times and what was working.
Alex Pall describes his partner as a talented individual and easy person to create music with since they both have similar interests. Alex Pall expresses that they have the same values and are willing to push harder for better results. His desire is for the people to keep connecting with their music. He likened the music career to a journey that requires constant improvement and constantly evaluating if one is on the right path.
According to Alex Pall, the duo concentrated on music that people can relate to, which is why most of the songs are about real lives. They are part of every song that they create and they do so by either writing the songs themselves or offering guidance to the songwriters. Their identity has to be felt in every song. Alex Pall is excited about becoming an artist who is recognized internationally and their goal is not to reach out to a specific age group with their music, but for it to touch the hearts of all people regardless of their age