Singles 1999-2006

The Singles 1999–2006 is a box set compilation of singles by British rock band Coldplay. The box includes all fourteen of the band’s singles from the album Parachutes to X&Y on 7″ vinyl records in sleeves with the original artwork that accompanied each release.[1]Contents“What If” (Tom Lord Alge mix) / “How You See The World” […]

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X&Y

X&Y Album Cover X&Y is the third album by Coldplay, released in England on June 6, 2005 and in North America on June 7. Preceded by the successful single “Speed of Sound”, which peaked at #2 in the UK and #8 in the U.S., the album debuted at the top of the UK album chart, […]

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Game of Thrones: The Musical

From WikiColdplayGame of Thrones: The Musical Game of Thrones: The Musical is a sketch done by Coldplay for the Red Nose Day USA. It is a charity event which aired on 21 May 2014 on NBC hosted by Seth Meyers, David Duchovny and Jane Krakowsk and starred by Ed Sheeran, Jimmy Fallon, Gwyneth Paltrow, Julia […]

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Fix You

Yes“Fix You” is a song by Coldplay and is the fourth track on their 2005 album, X&Y. During live performances of the song all four members of the band sing, although on record only Chris and Will do. It was also released as the second single from that album in various countries. In the United […]

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Live 2003

Coldplay Live 2003 is a live/video album by Coldplay, first released in November 2003. The set features concerts filmed at Sydney’s Hordern Pavilion on 21 and 22 July 2003. It was nominated for Best Long Form Music Video at the 47th Annual Grammy Awards. The song “Moses”, exclusive to this album, was written about Chris […]

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Ghost Stories

Ghost Stories is the sixth studio album by Coldplay. Co-produced by the band with Paul Epworth along with returning Mylo Xyloto producers Daniel Green and Rik Simpson, it was released by Parlophone on 16 May 2014. The album was released by Atlantic Records in North America on 19 May 2014. It is the first album […]

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Will Champion

Will Champion Will Champion (born William Champion, 31 July 1978) is the drummer of the band Coldplay. Champion was born in Southampton, Hampshire, England where his father, Timothy Champion, is professor of archaeology at the University of Southampton. Having two teacher parents led him to be musically inclined. As a youth, his musical influences included […]

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Don’t Panic

Yes“Don’t Panic” is the opening track to Parachutes and is a guitar-based song. It was originally called “Panic” [1] and was one of six songs played at Coldplay’s first concert in 1998. Eventually, the title became “Don’t Panic”, taken from Douglas Adams’ The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy. Radiohead used the same source to name […]

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Discography

This is a discography for the band Coldplay. Note: Unless otherwise stated, all releases are on the Parlophone label in the UK, Capitol Records|Capitol in the US and Capitol Records|Capitol/EMI in Australia.Contents#1 (UK); #51 (US); #2 (AUS); #8 (FRA); #54 (GER) 8.5 million units worldwide[1]Certifications:#1 (UK); #5 (US); #1 (AUS); #1 (GER); #4 (FRA) 12 […]

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Twisted Logic Tour

Twisted Logic redirects here. For the song, see X&Y. The Twisted Logic Tour was a global concert tour in support of Coldplay’s third album, X&Y. The year-long tour took the band across Europe and their native Britain, as well as to the United States and Canada. The tour concluded in July 2006 with dates in […]

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Postcards From Far Away

Sheet music for Postcards From Far AwayPostcards From Far Away is an acoustic piano instrumental interlude written during sessions for Coldplay’s fourth album, Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends, but was left off the final album. Part of the piano score for the song was released as downloadable wallpaper from coldplay.com’s Widgets […]

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Life In Technicolor ii

Life in Technicolor ii artwork. Life In Technicolor ii (also written as “Life in Technicolor II”), is a song written during sessions for Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends. It was due to become the opening track for the album, but was later added to the album as an instrumental with most […]

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In My Place

Yes“In My Place” was one of Coldplay’s “old-new” songs for their second album. It had originally been written at the time of Parachutes original release in September 2000. The song had been performed regularly on live tours prior to A Rush of Blood to the Head. “In My Place” won Best Rock Performance by a […]

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A Head Full of Dreams

All you need to know about Coldplay’s upcoming studio album, A Head Full of Dreams!TwitterA Head Full of Dreams is slated to be the seventh studio release from the band. On 4 December, Chris Martin announced the title in an interview with Zane Lowe on BBC Radio 1. Martin also suggested that it might be […]

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Lost!

Lost! single coverLost! promo single, pt. 2 cover Lost! is the third track and third single on Coldplay’s fourth album, Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends. Contents13 Lost+ lyricsRelease “Lost!” was released as a promotional single in September 2008 and is released as a four-track, download-only EP, on the 10th November 2008 […]

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Strawberry Swing

Strawberry Swing artwork Strawberry Swing is a track included on Coldplay’s fourth album. A promo CD single for the song was released on 6 July 2009. It was released as a single globally as a digital download on September 14th 2009. The single made it to the A-list of BBC Radio 1 and the C-List […]

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Ode To Deodorant

Ode to Deodorant Cassette “Ode To Deodorant” was one of the first songs performed by Coldplay. It was recorded and released in 1998 as a double A-side demo cassette tape for local concert promoters by Phil Harvey, the band’s original manager. The second A-side, “Brothers & Sisters” went on to become one of Coldplay’s early […]

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Miracles

Miracles cover art (via: shazam.com) Contents10 Forum linksFirst introduction On 28th October 2014, Phil Harvey tweeted[1] the band had finished a new song for the soundtrack of Angelina Jolie’s movie Unbroken. This after news of Coldplay would enter the Best Original Song Oscar race [2] were revealed. Online leak There were rumours that a Sky […]

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The Scientist

Yes“The Scientist” is the second single from Coldplay’s sophomore album, A Rush of Blood to the Head. Regional singles included UK/Europe, the Netherlands, Germany, and Canada. Promos were released for the UK and U.S. The song is a piano-driven ballad; Chris Martin opens the song and is joined by the rest of the band after […]

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Speed Of Sound

Yes“Speed of Sound” is the lead single from Coldplay’s 2005 album, X&Y. It made its radio premiere on BBC Radio 1 with Steve Lamacq on the evening of Monday, 18 April 2005. Beginning with a piano riff reminiscent of Coldplay’s “Clocks”, the song builds into a huge, synth-heavy chorus: “Birds go flying at the speed […]

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Clocks

Yes“Clocks” was the third single from Coldplay’s second album, A Rush of Blood to the Head. Regional singles were released for UK, Europe, Australia (a mini-EP), Japan (enhanced), Netherlands (3-disc EP), France, and the United States. Promos were released for British and American markets. In addition, a special Limited Edition 12″ single was available with […]

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Yellow

Yes“Yellow” is the breakthrough single that earned Coldplay international recognition. It was the second single from their debut album Parachutes and their first Top 10 hit on the UK Singles Chart. Regional singles were released for France, the United States, and Brazil. The song was recorded at Liverpool’s Parr Street Studios. The recording was rushed, […]

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Chris Martin

Chris Martin Christopher Anthony John Martin (born March 2, 1977) is the lead singer, pianist and occasional rhythm guitarist of the popular rock band Coldplay. He has a baritenor voice and is known for his frequent use of falsetto. Contents10 The Oracle on Chris MartinEarly Life Martin was born as the oldest of five children […]

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