What do Michael Phelps and The Chainsmokers have in common? They are both super fans of Atlanta rapper Future.
During an interview with Billboard at MTV VMAs on Sunday, the New York City production duo (Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall) revealed thier ultimate wish to collaborate with Future. “I want to get super turnt up tonight with Future and end up in the studio or something,” Pall said. “I don’t know if that’s how it works but that would be such a sick way, like, ‘yo, we’re going to Vegas tomorrow, get on the jet.’ I want to get some street cred,” he continued. Watch the full interview here.
The Chainsmokers made their Video Music Awards debut at Madison Square Garden with an animated performance of their Billboard Hot 100 chart-topper “Closer” alongside collaborator Halsey. For the second straight week it has claimed the No. 1 on the Hot 100.
Relive Halsey and The Chainsmokers’ VMA performance below.