The Chainsmokers Honor The Life Of Avicii

The Chainsmokers and an artist they have collaborated with in the past, Halsey, joined up to honor Swedish DJ and producer Avicii. This took place at the May 2018 Billboard Music Awards. Alex Pall and Drew Taggart of The Chainsmokers joined up to tell the crowd gathered at the Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas that Avicii had inspired a lot of people in the EDM community including themselves and they appreciated him for that.

Their talking about Avicci took place when The Chainsmokers and Halsey were presenting the award for the Top Hot 100 Song of 2018 which was won by Luis Fonsi for his song “Despacito”. Halsey also chimed in saying that Avicii was a joy to work with and that made the tragedy of his death more painful for her and everyone else. She said that his death was a reminder that everyone should love and support the people they know, especially those who have a mental illness they are struggling with.

It was just a month earlier that Avicii had died when he was just 28 years old. His family eventually let everyone know that he had committed suicide. It’s possible some of his music, which had been recorded but not released, may be released at a later time according to the team behind his record label, Geffen Records.

The Chainsmokers came to prominence in 2014 when they had their first big hit, “#Selfie”. They started to release songs on a monthly basis and have now also put out three full albums. These are “Bouquet”, “Collage”, and “Memories…Do Not Open”. They took a break of about 10 months and started releasing music again in January 2018. Some of their biggest hits include “Closer”, ” Roses”, “Don’t Let Me Down”, and “Paris”.

The first song The Chainsmokers released in 2018 was “Sick Boy” which was a change of style for them. This has since been followed up by a few more singles such as “You Owe Me” and “Everyone Hates Me”. They were recently named by Billboard as the #1 musicians on their Billboard Dance 100.

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Ryan Seacrest Shows Charitable Side

Ryan Seacrest has easily become one of the most recognizable hosts in the entertainment profession. He is the current host of American Idol. He has his own radio show. Ryan is also very well known for hosting a morning talk show with Kelly Ripa. Men that buy clothes from his clothing selection are also aware that he is into fashion. His resume is quite extensive when it comes to entertainment and business deals, but many people may not know that Ryan Seacrest also has a foundation where he helps children.

Of all the hosting jobs that he is known for, it appears that the Ryan Seacrest Foundation is his greatest personal achievement. This is where he gets the chance to help expose children to acting and art classes in order for them to get a feel of the type of work that they could possibly do in the entertainment business.

In his Forbes.com profile, it says that he gives children that are sick in hospitals a chance to dream. This is something that he has become passionate about overtime because it gives him a chance to give back. Ryan is aware of how blessed he has become for all the opportunities that have been presented before him.

Ryan Seacrest took time to give his life new meaning as a transitioned from someone that was the host of a reality show to a host that would be found on the red carpet with celebrities. This evolution where his income would rise in a dramatic fashion.

What he has done is give back with the Ryan Seacrest Foundation as he has continued to earn and become one of the highest paid celebrity hosts in the world. He has been able to secure a substantial amount of income over the years, and all of this has allowed him to gain a platform where he could help children that had special needs. What the Ryan Seacrest Foundation shows is that Ryan is someone that is heavily connected to helping those that do not have access to things they need. Surprisingly, his charity is something that many people may not know about.

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The Hollywood Success of Lawrence Bender

October 10th, 2003 theaters around the country played the film Kill Bill vol. 1. From all the projects worked on by Hollywood producer Lawrence Bender, this movie is probably my favorite. A comfortable mixture of comedy, action, creative dialogue, and suspension of disbelief come together to create a memorable experience, and help build the brand that we know today as a “Tarantino Film.”

The opening scene hooks us with the early 70s stylized credits, accompanied by music fit for the theme and feel. However, the big seller here is the chemistry filled dialogue between star actress Uma Thurman’s character, whose name is kept secret from the audience until later in the franchise, and the deadly Bill, who is portrayed by David Carradine. It paints a picture of a blood-spattered bride, betrayed by former lover Bill, who in a fierce act of jealousy orders a hit on the only woman he ever loved.

The Kill Bill franchise brought a unique feel, and touch to the art of movie making. It showcases the keen eye Lawrence Bender has for casting, budgeting, marketing, and profit generation for a major Hollywood production. This skill set would generate a considerable amount of success for the renowned producer, and he would continue his work for audiences around the world to enjoy.

Prior to the release of Kill Bill, Lawrence Bender had already developed a reputation for producing these kinds of films. He had produced a slasher in 1989 titled Intruder, starring Bruce Campbell. His previous work with Tarantino in Reservoir Dogs had been nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best First Feature, and Pulp Fiction would earn him a nomination for an Academy Award. Later nominations for an Academy Award would include his films Good Will Hunting and Inglourious Basterds.

Aside from his life as a Hollywood Household name, Lawrence Bender has developed a reputation as a political activist as well. He is a founding member of Global Zero, a recipient of the Torch of Liberty Award from the ACLU, and throws fundraisers for political and social causes in Los Angeles.

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Growth Track with Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart of The Chainsmokers

Since achieving their breakthrough in 2014 with their song #Selfie, The Chainsmokers have kept their eyes on the horizon. From figuring out who they are to ever-developing and refining their style, The Chainsmokers keep taking strides to find their truest sound.

In an interview with Mathias Rosenzweig for Interview Magazine, Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart go into detail about the amount of effort and sacrifice they had to put in, in order to grow and form what they have today.

Going back to the basics, Rosenzweig asks a bit about the band’s background; how they met and how they came to the decision to move forward from that point. Both Pall and Taggart revealed that they had a love for EDM growing up, perhaps even before others in their social spheres really gave it a chance. Pall had a DJ thing going on on the side, playing at events around the New York City scene, while Taggart focused more on producing and even released a few songs on SoundCloud. Either way, both saw a path to pursue their music. Having met through a mutual acquaintance, Pall and Taggart immediately hit it off and focused on meeting each other’s stride for their sound.

Rosenzweig then inquires about their difficulties in standing out in mainstream music, all the while admiring their uniqueness for singing their own vocals. Taggart admits that being unique as DJs, in and of itself can be hard, since so much of mainstream music these days is similar. Their focus was on defining their sound to stand out amongst all the rest, so they merged indie, pop, dance, and hip-hop. Pall revealed that their decision to sing their own lyrics was honestly very straightforward. Why shouldn’t they? That alone separates them from typical DJs.

Concluding the interview, Rosenzweig’s closing questions call for their future plans. The DJ duo explain that over time their sound has been evolving, while their audience has expanded. For this reason, they hope to go beyond just performing their songs. They ultimately want to keep “pushing new boundaries and giving people new experiences.”

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Desiree Perez : A Role Model

Entertainment and music industry is one of the fast growing industries. It is also one of the competitive industries where leadership posts are given to men, but women too can do well. The best example is a producer and manager Desiree Perez. According to her, the industry is growing at a slow rate.

Desiree Perez is associated with many successful people like movers and shakers. She is known for pushing Jay-Z Carter to expand his interest in the music business. Jay-Z Carter is an empire that is fast growing with different entities with different talent mentoring activities. Des Perez has been part of the development and investing in this empire. She has helped Jay-Z grow from a simple wrapper to mogul in business.

Apart from helping Jay-Z, she has also been part of success associated with Rihanna. Here $25 million negation with Samsung to help Rihanna had a greater benefit. Des Perez promised to always support Rihanna to grow in her commercial modeling career. Des Perez will be giving her financial aid and advice.  Click Here for more information.

Des Perez is the best when it comes to negation. She helped Roc Nation win a deal of $150-million with Live Nation. It is also believed that the renewal of the contract between Jay-Z and Live Nation is greatly influenced by Des Perez.

So, who is this Des Perez? She is a wife to Juan Perez. She is a powerful influencer in anything she does. Also, she is a producer well recognized her one run tour. Her association with many people like Jay-Z has much effect in their life. Apart from that, she is well-known for a successful history of running an enterprise – SC Enterprises. Des Perez is a good role model that women should emulate at all time. Her influence and negation skills are incredible. She is more than talented. Perez at Facebook.

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