Memories... Do Not Open (2017) Lyrics – The Chainsmokers

English 369 April 7, 2017

Memories...Do Not Open is the debut studio album of the American electronic music duo, The Chainsmokers, which was released on April 7, 2017, under Disruptor Records and Columbia Records. Prior to its release, the duo had already gained a massive following due to their hit singles such as "Closer" and "Don't Let Me Down". The album's release was preceded by two successful singles, "Paris" and "Something Just Like This," which featured the British alternative rock band Coldplay. Both tracks reached the top 10 of various national charts.

Upon its release, the album received mixed reviews from music critics. Despite this, the album managed to debut at number one on the US Billboard 200 chart, moving 221,000 album-equivalent units in its first week, of which 166,000 were pure album sales. It also achieved platinum certification in the US and several other countries.

In addition to the two aforementioned hit singles, Memories...Do Not Open includes other noteworthy tracks such as "Break Up Every Night" and "The One," which showcased the duo's signature electro-pop sound. The lead single, "Paris," was released on January 13, 2017, and peaked at number 6 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. It went on to receive multiple certifications. The second single, "Something Just Like This," was released on February 22, 2017, along with the pre-order of the album. The song also became a massive hit, peaking at number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

During the week of March 18, 2017, "Something Just Like This," "Paris," and "Closer," all managed to be in the top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 chart, making The Chainsmokers the third group to achieve this feat. The third single from the album, "Honest," was released on July 11, 2017, and peaked at number 77 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

To date, Memories...Do Not Open has sold over 1,000,000 album-equivalent units in the United States alone. Despite mixed reviews, the album proved to be a commercial success and further solidified The Chainsmokers as one of the leading electronic music acts of the modern era. Below you can find a to z all track details, with lyrics and videos.

Memories... Do Not Open album Cover

Memories... Do Not Open album cover

Cast & Crew

  • Artist/Band
  • Release Date
  • April 7, 2017
  • Producer(s)
  • Captain Cuts, The Chainsmokers, DJ Swivel, Joey Moi, KIN, Mac & Phil
  • Writer(s)
  • Andrew Taggart, Audra Mae, Beau Kuther, Ben Berger, Brenton Duvall, Britt Burton, CharLee & Chris Martin