One of the Chainsmokers Really Wants You to Know He Had ADHD
Alex Pall, one half of The Chainsmokers, shares his history of ADHD in a bizarre article that broke social media circles via LinkedIn.This article originally appeared on Spin
Alex Pall, one half of chart-topping, mindless-festival-pop DJ duo the Chainsmokers, apparently told the U.K.’s Metro newspaper that he struggled with ADHD as a child.
This future Music Choice Trivia answer wasn’t even news—you can’t find it on Metro’s website—but it was somehow aggregated by LinkedIn, a traffic-thirsty professional network for thirsty professionals. It’s likely that no one took even took notice, until Pall posted an Instagram of a screenshot of a LinkedIn push notification about himself:
It’s unclear whether this photo—which has now shared the news that Alex Pall “battled ADHD” with all his fans—is a screenshot of Pall’s own phone or an image sent to him by someone else who signed up for hard-hitting social media news network LinkedIn’s push notifications.