Coldplay burst onto the music scene following the release of their smash hit
single 'Yellow' in 2001, and since then they've gone on to sell millions of
records worldwide, picking up over 40 major music awards along the way,
including six BRIT awards. Coldplay were formed in 1997 and are one of
the world's biggest bands. The band is made up of university friends ... read more

Absolute Coldplay Documentary

There's no denying that Coldplay are one of the biggest bands in the world right now. From their formation in 1998, within ten years they have reached the dizzying heights of playing sold-out arena tours. Highly-respected musicians fall over themselves to work with the band and they have brought...

At Supersonico Festival, breaking boundaries in Latin alternative

There was a time when banda music listeners would never rub shoulders with ska fans. That time is long gone. As the Latin alternative continues to break boundaries, just ...
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Chris Martin 'Has Met Jennifer Lawrence's Parents'

Coldplay star reported to have impressed actress' family...
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Coldplay's Chris Martin turns down the freedom of Exeter

Singer doesn't think he's done enough to deserve the honour
Posted 10 October 1.22pm — Comment on this

Katy Perry Will Play Next Year’s Super Bowl Halftime Show

The "Roar" and "Dark Horse" singer had reportedly been shortlisted by the NFL with Coldplay and Rihanna
Posted 10 October 3.56am — Comment on this

Gwyneth Paltrow & Chris Martin Are No Longer Living Under The Same Roof, But It Looks Like They're Neighbors Now!

Is it weird that Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin are on great terms even though they're in the middle of a divorce?Let's face it - it is, but at least they're on good t...
Posted 7 October 8.08pm — Comment on this

Coldplay's Chris Martin joins Kings of Leon on-stage in Hollywood - watch

Frontman performed 'Talihina Sky' with US band at the Hollywood Bowl last night (October 3)
Posted 4 October 12.26pm — Comment on this

Ed Sheeran Tops 2014 Album Sales List

The X singer has beaten off tough competition from Coldplay and Sam Smith to bag the top spot...
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Ed Sheeran overtakes Coldplay to claim biggest-selling album of 2014 so far with X

Ed Sheeran will be celebrating having overtaken Coldplay to claim the UK’s bestselling album of the year so far.
Posted 3 October 12.01am — Comment on this

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The 5 most played Coldplay songs in the past year.

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  • Princess Of China (Feat Rihanna)  278 plays

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  3. Absolute Classic Rock 102 plays
  4. Absolute Radio 70s 101 plays
  5. Absolute Radio 60s 101 plays
  6. Absolute Radio 90s 101 plays
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