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WATCH: The Chainsmokers share how they made “Closer”

Written by on February 22, 2019

The Chainsmokers have let us in on the secrets to their hit song “Closer” — and a lot more.

Thanks to their new vlog “About A Week Ago…” fans are able to get inside the minds of Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart. It’s all about their music, their lifestyle, and what makes them The Chainsmokers.

In this new episode, Andrew spills his guts about the sentiments that made “Closer” a smash. From the melody down to the lyrics, he explains how the song came to be. As he tells the story, he plays out the chords that became one of the most recognisable songs of our time.

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