Kicking off 2017 with a bang, the three-time multi-platinum and Grammy®-nominated artist/producer duo The Chainsmokers (comprised of Alex Pall and Drew Taggart) have revealed their brand new single ‘Paris’ today.
The beachy visual was directed by Rory Kramer and features Instagram model Alexis Ren and was shot on location at Casa Malca in Tulum, Mexico. ‘Paris’ is the official follow up to their latest smash hit ‘Closer’, which dominated 2016 as one of the biggest singles of the year. ‘Paris’ marks another offering from the duo that features vocals from Drew himself. The Chainsmokers first teased the song at their massive sold out show at Los Angeles Convention Center on December 30th, their biggest show ever played to date.
The Chainsmokers proved themselves to be the breakout story of 2016 with over 5 Billion global streams and three multi-platinum singles. Tracks ‘Closer’ and ‘Dont Let Me Down’ both achieved platinum status in the UK with ‘Closer’ topping the charts here for four weeks. The songs official lyric video also reached a staggering 1 Billion views on VEVO this week. ‘Closer’ is available on the Collage EP, which debuted in the Top 10 on Billboards Top 200 Albums chart upon release.