One half of the DJ duo The Chainsmokers who gained fame with singles titled "#Selfie" and "Roses," both of which charted within the top 20 on US and UK charts. Their 2017 debut studio album, Memories...Do Not Open, hit number one in the US and went platinum.
He and Alex Pall came together to form The Chainsmokers in 2012. They started off by making indie music remixes. He attended Syracuse University for music business and interned for agents and managers.
Their friend Oliver Luckett, the CEO of the Audience, passed on their song "#Selfie" to Steve Aoki, and The Chainsmokers soon after signed with Aoki's Dim Mak Records.