Updated: 04/20/2017 04:43 PM | First Published: 04/11/2017 01:48 PM

Alex Pall

Alex Pall wearing a black shirt with signs of lightening, scratching his beard and smiling

Alongside Andrew Taggart, Alex Pall is the brain behind the success of The Chainsmokers, one of the most successful bands of 2016. The Electro Dance Music (EDM) pop duo peaked at number one on the Billboards in 2016 with their single Closer which was instrumental in the worldwide fame they received. 

Early Life:

Born on May 16, 1985, in New York City, Alex grew up in Westchester County, New York. His father deals art, and his mother is a housewife. He had Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder which was confirmed by his official Instagram account. 

Career and Net Worth:

Alex Pall showing his muscles, holding a mic in one hand

Growing up listening to EDM, Pall was always into DJing but before beginning his career as a musician, Pall worked as a receptionist at an art gallery. He attended New York University as a student of art history and music business.

Pall began his professional journey as a DJ in 2012 as a member of The Chainsmokers, alongside DJ Rhett Bixler who quickly left the band. The vacated place was filled by Andrew Taggart.

Together they began with a series of indie song remixes and quickly blossomed into producing original songs. They also collaborated with Priyanka Chopra, Indian actress and singer, on her single Erase.

The group achieved unexpected success in 2013 when their single #Selfie, which they originally released as a joke, gained mainstream attention. The follow-up single Kanye was released in 2014. 

Their debut EP, Bouquet, was released in October 2015 through Disruptor Records which included five singles. Roses, one of the singles from the album received positive responses and became pivotal in the band’s music career.

Their second EP, Collage,  was released in November 2016, comprising of previously released singles including one of the 2016's most popular song Closer.

Particularly, the year 2016 earned The Chainsmokers an immense success which has boosted Alex's net worth to $6 million.

Recently, on 7 April 2017, the group has released their first studio album, Memories… Do Not Open, which is definite to add more to both Alex and Andrew Taggart's net worth.

Love Life:

Alex Pall holding the face of his girlfriend Tori Woodward and looking at her eyes

DJ Alex is in a relationship with this beautiful woman named Tori Woodward. The couple has been together since past three years.

Recently, on 9 February, Alex shared this lovely picture of them to wish his partner a happy third anniversary.

Name Alex Pall
Profession DJ
Gender Male
Birthday May 16, 1985
Age 35 Years Old
Star Sign Taurus