Andrew Taggart is an American DJ, famous for being the member of The Chainsmokers, the winner of 59th Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording. The EDM-pop DJ duo who rose to stardom with the 2013 released single #Selfie, is currently one of the most successful groups of American music industry.
Hailing originally from Maine, US, Andrew Taggart’s mother is a teacher while his father had a business of selling prosthetics.
He was introduced to Electronic Dance Music as a teenager while staying in Argentina. During that time, he used to listen to David Guetta, Trentemøller, and Daft Punk.
Career and Net Worth:
While Andrew was still studying at the Syracuse University, he began his career as an intern at Interscope Records.
He was introduced to Alex Pall, the other member of The Chainsmokers by Adam Alpert. Before Andrew joined the group, the band had another member, DJ Rhett Bixler.
Andrew and Alex made a breakthrough when they released their first single #Selfie in December 2013, following which they released another single Kanye as a follow-up. They released Bouquet, the first EP through Disruptor Records which includes five singles. Their second EP Collage followed in November 2016, consisting some new, along with previously released singles.
Recently, on 7 April 2017, the group has released their first studio album, Memories Do Not Open. Taggart has co-written all of the songs from the album.
Till date, The Chainsmokers has won a Grammy Award, an American Music Award and five iHeartRadio Music Awards. Besides, the group has made an immense earning which has had a positive impact on Andrew’s net worth.
Andrew Taggart has been dating Haley Rowe. Despite Alex Pall’s comment suggesting Andrew’s breakup, the couple is still together. He was rumored to be in a relationship with Halsey after the two gave a steamy hot performance on the stage of MTV VMAs.
|Birthday||December 31, 1981|
|Age||39 Years Old|