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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Latin America Tour 2007

Postcard from Will Champion Coldplay announced on December 1st, 2006 a Latin American tour for the beginning of 2007. The band visited Chile, Argentina, Brazil and Mexico, playing at much smaller capacity venues than on their recent Twisted Logic world tour, which finished in July 2006. The band were writing material for their fourth album […]

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Lovers In Japan

Lovers in Japan single cover Lovers In Japan is a track included on Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends and is the fourth single from that album. Contents8 LyricsLovers In Japan (Osaka Sun Mix) The single version of the song, known as the “Osaka Sun Mix”, also features on Coldplay’s Prospekt’s March […]

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Talk

Yes“Talk” is a song recorded by Coldplay and is the fifth track on their third album X&Y, released in June 2005. The song was released as the third single from that album in December 2005 and it was a substantial hit across the world. “Talk” entered the UK Singles Chart at #10, and elsewhere in […]

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Charlie Brown

‘Charlie Brown’ single artwork – as discovered on 24th November 2011 Charlie Brown is a track from Mylo Xyloto. It was released on 3 February 2012 according to Coldplay.com’s recordings section. It was rumoured on 24 November 2011 on some European music websites that Charlie Brown would be the third single from Mylo Xyloto. Both […]

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Coldplay

Coldplay Coldplay is an English rock band from London. Formed in 1997, Coldplay achieved worldwide fame with their 2000 single “Yellow”, followed by the success of their debut album, Parachutes. The group comprises vocalist Chris Martin, guitarist Jonny Buckland, bassist Guy Berryman and drummer Will Champion. Coldplay’s early material was often compared to acts such […]

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Art history: Brothers & Sisters

Coldplay timeline interview with a friend of the band John Hilton about his cover art for their second releaseTwitterLike the cover of their first single, the artwork for Brothers & Sisters was designed by a friend of the band, John Hilton. We spoke to him about the design.Hi John. So, after you’d done the artwork […]

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Viva La Vida Tour

Poster for Summer Sonic 2008 – Coldplay headlining The Viva la Vida Tour (Also Known As The Viva La Vida World Tour) is Coldplay’s third major concert tour and spans from 2008 to 2010. This tour supports their fourth studio album Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends. The tour has been a […]

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Top 5 Coldplay Music Videos

The Top 5 Coldplay Music Videos according to coldplayers!TwitterColdplayers have been submitting their top 5 lists on our forums, of the band’s top music videos, and we have the results, so far: You can submit your top 5 music videos at any time, by posting on our forum topic, or via the Coldplaying app.Jonny Buckland […]

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Trouble

Yes“Trouble” is a piano-based ballad that underwent many stages of development. In September 1999, the song was dominated by fast guitar riffs and aggressive vocals reminiscent of Supergrass. This version can be previewed on the Tour Diary of the Live 2003 DVD. By November, live performances of “Trouble” began to incorporate the piano. At the […]

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Safety EP

Safety EP Album Cover The Safety EP was the first public release by English band Coldplay. It was recorded over a weekend during May 1998, and was intended as a demo for record companies. It was financed by the band and their manager Phil Harvey for around £200. Everyone involved was so pleased with the […]

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