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Coldplay

After surfacing in 2000 with the breakthrough single "Yellow," Coldplay quickly became one of the biggest bands of the new millennium, honing a mix of introspective Brit-pop and anthemic rock that landed the British quartet a near-permanent residence on record charts worldwide. The group's emergence was perfectly timed; Radiohead had just released the overly cerebral Kid A, while Oasis had ditched two founding members and embraced psychedelic experimentation on Standing on the Shoulder of Giants. U.K. audiences were hungry for a fresh-faced rock band with big aspirations and an even bigger sound, and Coldplay were more than happy to take the reins. Parachutes went multi-platinum in several countries and earned the band its first Grammy, but Coldplay continued to grow into the 2000s, topping their debut album's success with higher record sales and an increased public profile.

Chris Martin (vocals/piano), Jon Buckland (guitar), Will Champion (drums), and Guy Berryman (bass) were all born into musical households. Martin, the eldest of five, began playing the piano as a young child and later took solace in the work of Tom Waits. Buckland, on the other hand, grew up with the heavy guitar sounds of Eric Clapton and Jimi Hendrix. Scotland native Berryman preferred funk to indie rock, thereby leaving him to play bass, while multi-instrumentalist Champion didn't plan to be a drummer until he joined Coldplay's lineup. The bandmates came together in 1996 while attending the University College of London, and the Safety EP was issued shortly after their first gig at a Manchester festival for unsigned bands. The release only saw 500 pressings, as did the subsequent Brothers & Sisters EP. Nevertheless, it was enough to win the band a U.K. deal with Parlophone Records in April 1999, and the five-track Blue Room EP arrived that fall. With nods from the media, Coldplay were hailed as the next Travis, thanks to their simple acoustics and charming personas.

Parlophone ushered Coldplay into Parr St. Studios in Liverpool, where they recorded the bulk of their debut album. Parachutes was released in July 2000 and became a swift hit on the strength of four U.K. singles, several of which enjoyed popularity in America as well. With "Yellow" climbing the charts on both sides of the Atlantic, Parachutes was released in the U.S. in November, where its sales soon rivaled -- and eventually surpassed -- those in the U.K.

Riding on the strength of their universally popular debut, Coldplay headed back into the studio in fall 2001 to work on a sophomore album. They emerged with A Rush of Blood to the Head, releasing the album worldwide in August 2002 and embarking on a global concert tour soon after. "The Scientist" enjoyed regular radio rotation, while both "Clocks" and "In My Place" won Grammy Awards. The CD/DVD package Live 2003 was issued to highlight the group's popular tour, and Martin specifically earned a higher notch on the celebrity scale by marrying actress Gwyneth Paltrow in December 2003. Paltrow gave birth to the couple's daughter Apple the following April.

Fatherhood didn't stop Martin from working, as Coldplay began recording material for a third album within weeks. Previously recorded material with longtime producer Ken Nelson was scrapped early on, while Danton Supple (Morrissey, the Cure) joined Coldplay to complete the recording of X&Y. "Speed of Sound" marked Coldplay's first single from their long-awaited third effort in spring 2005; the album followed in June, topping charts around the world and selling more than eight million copies during its first year.

Such success put Coldplay on the same commercial level as U2, and Coldplay retreated to the studio in late 2006 to work with famed producer Brian Eno (who had teamed up with U2 several times in the past). Recording sessions with Eno were completed within one year, followed by several months of mixing and growing anticipation from the band's audience. Viva la Vida -- also known by its extended name, Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends -- ultimately arrived in June 2008. Worldwide sales for the album had approached six million by November, when Coldplay released several new recordings (including a collaboration with hip-hop mogul Jay-Z) as part of the Prospekt's March EP.

Preceded by first single "Every Teardrop Is a Waterfall," Coldplay's fifth studio album, 2011's Mylo Xyloto, was produced by Markus Dravs, Daniel Green, and Rik Simpson (the official press release adds "with enoxification and additional composition by Brian Eno"). Live 2012, the band's second concert film/recording, followed in 2012 after a hugely successful world tour, which included a special performance at the London Paralympics closing ceremony. Work began on their sixth album in late 2012 at their Bakery and Beehive studios in North London, where longtime producers Paul Epworth, Daniel Green, and Rik Simpson joined them for sessions. As the recording progressed, other producers, including Avicii and Timbaland, were brought in, making the resulting Ghost Stories quite different from its predecessors in that there were many producers instead of a handful.

Coldplay began promoting Ghost Stories in March 2014, two months prior to its May release, playing a showcase concert held during the 2014 South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas. Around the time of the concert, it was revealed that Martin was separating from his wife. This news was counterbalanced by the announcement that Martin was going to act as an advisor on the U.S. series of singing competition The Voice. Additional television duties for the band included a concert called Coldplay: Ghost Stories on NBC (the same network that aired The Voice), which aired on May 18, the Sunday prior to the release of Ghost Stories. Thanks to this promotional push, Ghost Stories debuted at number one throughout the world and the singles "Magic" and "A Sky Full of Stars" performed well too, with the latter reaching the Top Ten in every major international market. For the holiday season of 2014, the band released Ghost Stories: Live 2014, a CD/DVD package that contained live versions of every song from the album. ~ Andrew Leahey, Rovi
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I love this song
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Say ariana 5 times post on 2 other songs and check out your voice
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Best dog ever!
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brandon414
So the king suddenly turned into a janitor tragic. :(
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Why is this band showing on my 80's reload
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Say iPhone 5 times then say a colour post on two songs look under the pillow
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don't read this because it actually works.you will be kissed on the nearest Friday by the love of your life. tomorrow will be the best day of your life however, if u don't post this u will be injured in two days (u wont die). now u started reading this so don't stop. post this on at least 5 other songs in the next 143 minutes. when your done press f6 and your lovers name will appear on the screen. it is so scary it actually works!
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1.Kiss your hand 2.Say your crushes name 3.Close your hand 4.Say a school day 5.Open your hand and post this on 15 other songs and your crush will ask you out
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cgt.goducks
So sad that A Head Full Of Dreams will be their last album. Coldplay is simply amazing.
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In My Place . Beautiful Song By Coldplay
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Great Song .
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The scientist was played at my sisters Funeral ;(
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Say iPhone 5
Say a color
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Look under your pillow
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Ok
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Love Coldplay Yellow
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YOU GUYS ARE BEAST LOVE IT !!!!!
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Best
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loganmyson09
Then listen to your favorite song.
Last when you play AW, you will find your highest zombie round is 500 or more
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loganmyson09
You guys! Don't try this if you are not cod players. First you need to get a blunder gat in AW
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amazing song
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frankied693
......Look at the stars. Look how they shine for you.....

Love it.
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you all need Jesus.By the way great song.
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Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest Friday by the love of your life. Tomorrow will be the best day of your life. However if you don't post this you will be injured(but you won't die) in two days. Now you started reading this so don't stop. Post this on at least 5 songs in the next 143 minutes. When you're done press f6 and your lovers name will appear on the screen in big letters. This is so scary because it actually works
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Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest Friday by the love of your life. However, if you don't post this you will get injured in two days(u won't die). You started reading this so don't stop. Post this on at least 5 other songs in the next 143 min. When your done press f6 any your loves name will appear. This is so scary it actually works!
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I love this song so much that I love cold play too much now it came from the movie and play Peter Pan
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I put in "Shut Up and Dance" but I haven't even heard it on my iPad yet
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bkshop
An a amazing band!�������
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Omg I love coldplay to a fault!
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I agree with the duke. ��
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#crushingona s o n g
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2016 tour!
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Love!
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i love this band
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1.say iPhone 5x


2.say a color


3.post this on 2 other songs


4.Look under your pillow
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Don't read this because it actually works. You will be on the nearest Friday by the love of your life. Tomorrow will be the best day of your life. However if you don't post this you will be injured (you won't die) in two days. Now that you have started reading this don't stop. Post this on at least five other stations/ song's in the next 143 minutes. When you're done press f6 and your lover's name will appear on the screen in big letters. This is so scary this actually works.
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Kiss your hand
Close your hand
Pik a day of the week
On that day ur crush will ask u out
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fatbendover
Sorry *cry
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fatbendover
Fix you gets me everytim ( try's to not crying)
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Coldplay is awesome!
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Love Coldplay!!!! ! ! !
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Viva La Vida is my favorite Coldplay song!
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I love Coldplay they are the real deal I love them
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Coldplay is love, Coldplay is life.
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*Hand
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alissab181
Kiss your hand ten times
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Look at your hanf
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Yellow is My Favorite Song By Coldplay . Charles Joseph
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Love Pandora Radio They Or The Greatest Radio Stations Ok Planet Earth . God Bless Them Always
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