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The Rise of The Chainsmokers in the Field of Music

Back in the year 2012, Alex Pall and Drew Taggert formed a band and called it The Chainsmokers. After releasing several hits, the band became popular worldwide, and musical experts are stating that the duo changed pop music forever. The Chainsmokers are releasing their hits through YouTube, and because of the fan base that they have created through the years, their single releases on YouTube accumulate hundreds of millions of views. After the release of their last major song, “Honest,” The Chainsmokers went into hiatus, and it took several months before they had the chance to release their newest single, entitled “Sick Boy.”

The song was written and recorded by The Chainsmokers, and it would be the lead single from their second album. It was initially teased on the duo’s social media accounts, and it was later released globally in January 2018. It was published on their YouTube channel on the date of its release, and as of the present, it has already garnered 165 million views. After the release of their new song, The Chainsmokers is now planning to hold their next musical tour. They never released any dates yet when it would happen, but they assured their fans that there would be an upcoming tour.

The Chainsmokers has come a long way. It all began when Alex Pall met his future manager inside a club in New York City. Drew Taggart, on the other hand, was a native of Maine and he met his manager when he performed as a DJ. Since being acquainted with each other, Alex Pall and Drew Taggart grew close with each other because of their passion for music. The two are dedicated to publishing their music, and they stated that the dup would continue making music for the years to come.

The Chainsmokers are also known for previous hits, like “Closer,” “Roses,” “Paris,” “Something Like This,” and so much more. People have tuned into their music because of its pop vibe, and they managed to get more fans and followers because of how they are engaging them in their social media accounts and other events where they meet their fan base.

Behind Lawrence Bender’s Good Will Hunting Success

Good Will Hunting is a 1997 film produced by Lawrence Bender and directed by Gus Van Sant. The script was written by Ben Affleck and Matt Damon, both of whom played in the film. The movie also starred Stellan Skarsgard and Minnie Driver. Robin Williams starred therapist and college professor Sean Maguire, a role that netted him an Academy Award win.

Damon starred in the title role as Will Hunting, a self-taught genius. Affleck played his working-class best friend, Chuckie Sullivan. Hunting, who had a tumultuous youth, finds himself on the wrong side of the law. His parole required him to maintain employment, and he secured a position as a janitor at M.I.T., one of the most prestigious technical institutes in the United States.

Will discovers an unsolved mathematical equation on a hallway chalkboard while working and solves the equation. Professor Lambeau, who posted the problem, discovers Will’s legal problems and brokers a deal with the judge: Will was to assist Professor Lambeau at the university and undergo counseling. Will does not enjoy his time with Sean or Professor Lambeau. He complicates his relationship with the math instructor and girlfriend, Skylar, while eventually opening up to Sean about his traumatic childhood. Will’s friendship with Chuckie strengthens as Chuckie challenges Will to reach his full potential.

The film, which worked within a $10 million budget, scored big at the box office. Good Will Hunting netted more than $220 million and received favorable reviews on Rotten Tomatoes, with a 97% approval rating out of 70 reviews.

Lawrence Bender launched his film industry career in the 80s and worked on the series Tales from the Darkside. He went on to produce some of the most favored movies in pop culture including Pulp Fiction, Kill Bill Vol. 1, and Inglorious Basterds. Lawrence Bender also produced An Inconvenient Truth,a documentary that brought heightened awareness to climate change.

Bender attended the University of Maine where he majored in civil engineering. He graduated in 1979 and started a career in dance, but an injury forced him to switch careers. Lawrence Bender’s films have received a total of 29 Academy Award nominations and netted six.