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Review: The Chainsmokers amazing on ‘World War Joy’ electronic album (Includes first-hand account)

The 10-track album opens with the mid-tempo “The Reaper,” where they collaborate with Amy Shark, and it is followed by their gorgeous track “Family” with electronic star Kygo, as well as “See the Way,” which features the rich, crystalline voice of Sabrina Claudio.

One of the highlight tracks on the collection is “P.S. I Hope You’re Happy,” where they join forces with Blink-182. They slow down the tempo with “Push My Luck,” which ought to be enjoyed for its soaring melodies.

Bebe Rexha lends her breathy voice on their smash single “Call You Mine,” which has a killer drop to it. After “Do You Mean,” the album closes with the sultry “Kills You Slowly” and “Who Do You Love,” their collaboration with 5 Seconds of Summer, where they leave their fans yearning for more.

World War Joy is available on Apple Music and on Spotify.

The Verdict

Overall, The Chainsmokers delight on their eclectic new album, World War Joy. Each song on the CD has its own identity, and there is something in it for everybody. It showcases their growth and maturity as electronic producers. World War Joy is their best album to date and it garners an A rating. Well done.

To learn more about The Chainsmokers, their new music and show dates, check out their official website.

Written By

Markos Papadatos is Digital Journal's Editor-at-Large for Music News. Papadatos is a Greek-American journalist and educator that has authored over 15,000 original articles over the past 15 years. He is a consecutive five-time "Best of Long Island" winner that has won such categories as "Best Author," "Best Blogger," "Best Poet," "Best Twitter Account" and the coveted "Best Long Island Personality" twice.

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