Drew Taggart Opens Up
In an trustworthy and emotional Instagram publish, Drew Taggart of The Chainsmokers, opens up about his struggles with despair. In the publish, he feedback on how the music he’s been releasing these days has been a lot darker in tone. He says that these songs are what’s helped him start to really feel higher.
It could be very clear to anybody who has been listening to The Chainsmokers for some time that the songs which have been launched this 12 months, most notably songwriting is my remedy. i handled despair for what most would name the peak of the chainsmokers profession to date. you’d suppose that an artist getting their first huge break and seeing success in a profession they love would haven’t any issues, however that’s the humorous factor about despair. it’s doesn’t matter what you’ve completed as a result of it assaults how you are feeling about it. your resumé received’t prevent. i didn’t start to really feel higher till i started placing my emotions into my songs. this explains the sudden darkish introspective flip the chainsmokers music took earlier this 12 months with the discharge of songs like “sick boy” and “everyone hates me” and so forth. perhaps this isn’t the chainsmokers you all wished and that’s okay, nevertheless it’s what we would have liked to create to develop. that chapter isn’t closed by any means however i do really feel like i’ve gotten one thing off my chest, i’m not hiding my emotions behind a smile when i don’t really feel prefer it anymore. “This Feeling” is the primary tune i wrote when i got here out of my depressed state for the primary time. it’s a tune about following your coronary heart even when individuals don’t consider in you. mentally i’m in a great place proper now. i’m in love with my family and friends and thank god on a regular basis that i get to jot down songs for a residing. i hope y’all take pleasure in this one.