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Magenta Riddim is the new fave party track. t2 finds out why - The Telegraph India

What's topping the charts in the city nightclubs as well as YouTube? DJ Snake's latest music video, Magenta Riddim. So what's special about the track? It is directed by Gal Muggia and Vania Heymann — the duo behind Coldplay's Grammy Award-nominated ...

The Chainsmokers' Drew Taggart Receives Songwriter Of The Year Award By ASCAP - EDM.com

Love 'em or hate 'em, The Chainsmokers have undoubtedly shaken up the electronic and pop music industry during the last couple of years, managing to top numerous charts worldwide, collaborate with Halsey, Coldplay, and Florida Georgia Line and host ...

Review: Keith Urban's 'Graffiti U' Is the Work of an Eclectic, Enlightened Man - RollingStone.com

The Australian country star touches on everything from reggae-country, Eighties dance-rock, lite-FM power ballads, and muscular Top 40 on an album that manages to interpolate melodies and riffs from both Merle Haggard and Coldplay. But despite his far ...

Easier to be 'copycats' in Indian music scene - Eastern Mirror

We followed it up with Coldplay because that's another band that has influenced us a lot. Then we went on to pay tribute to our childhood heroes like Michael Jackson, Bryan Adams, Red Hot Chili Pepper, Maroon 5, George Michael and Porcupine Tree. “This ...

Avicii death: Electronic dance music DJ whose meteoric rise forced him to retire aged 26 - The Independent

Superstar DJ and twice Grammy-nominated electronic dance music (EDM) producer Tim Bergling, better known as Avicii, spent much of his career packing out the world's largest arenas, earning eye-watering fees of an estimated $250,000 per show and ...

Listen to Avicii's leaked track with Chris Martin titled “Heaven” [VIDEO] - Rave Jungle (press release) (blog)

Prior to the sudden death of the Swedish DJ and producer, Avicii, a third studio album was being produced. After his 2017 EP titled Avici (01), he told his fans that more music was also coming soon. Over the past year, Avicii had been spending a lot of ...

First Superstar K runner up aims to headline rock festivals - Korea Times

Cho Mun-geun, a runner-up in the first season of audition TV show "Superstar K," has taken a different path in his music career from his co-stars. Most of the series participants have continued their careers in show business for publicity, but Cho ...

'You have to stand your ground': Interview host Andrew Denton reveals the ONE question Coldplay's Chris Martin didn ... - Daily Mail

'You have to stand your ground': Interview host Andrew Denton reveals the ONE question Coldplay's Chris Martin didn't want to answer. By Daily Mail Australia Reporter. Published: 19:20 EDT, 25 April 2018 | Updated: 02:34 EDT, 26 April 2018. e-mail. 18 ...

When Coldplay's Chris Martin Sang Arijit Singh's Channa Mereya In Maiden India Concert - News18

It was in the year 2016 when Global Citizen Festival India brought the international pop stars and bands- Jay Z, Demi Lovato, The Vamps and Coldplay on the grounds of Mumbai who enthralled the audience with their energy. It was the event of the year ...

The 10 Best Elbow Songs - Stereogum

Of these acts, the most famous is, obviously, Coldplay — the band that went from overt (and yet effective) Radiohead ripoff to the only artist of this milieu to really cross over into international success, before they transformed into a straight-up ...

Gwyneth Paltrow describes Brad Falchuk romance as her 'first adult relationship' - hellomagazine.com

Gwyneth Paltrow has reflected on her past high-profile relationships before going on to admit that she feels like she's experienced her first real adult relationship with fiancé Brad Falchuk. The 45-year-old was previously married to Coldplay musician ...

DJ Snake shot 'Magenta Riddim' music video in India - Times of India

Directed by Gal Muggia and Vania Heymann who have also worked on Coldplay's Grammy Award-nominated video the song 'Up & Up', the 'Magenta Riddim' video shows a squad of firefighters who can't stop dancing. There is also a hilarious twist in the video ...

An Electronic Soundtrack for Spiritual Awakening - The New Yorker

A decade ago, in the spring of 2008, Coldplay released an album with a grand title and a grander purpose. The title was “Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends.” The purpose was to transform Coldplay, which was just about the most popular band in ...

OneRepublic wow with Avicii tribute, renditions of Counting Stars and Beyoncé's Halo in maiden India gig - Firstpost

OneRepublic. Image from Twitter/@onerepublic. OneRepublic. Image from Twitter/@onerepublic. After Mumbai-based band ONEmpire performed a cover of Coldplay's 'A Sky Full Of Stars', OneRepublic took to the stage. The Grammy-nominated quintet, comprising ...

Gwyneth Paltrow hints that new man Brad Falchuk is the first man she's loved – despite marriage to Chris Martin - The Sun

The mum of two — who split from Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, 41, in 2014 after an 11-year marriage — said: “In the past, I've been in relationships with men who had intimacy issues. “In a way, some of the relationships were designed to keep me out ...

'The saddest day dance music has ever seen': Armin Van Buuren ends his Sydney set with a touching tribute to Avicii ... - Daily Mail

Van Buuren remembered Avicii with a montage of photographs of the performer splashed on the big screen, while playing Coldplay's A Sky Full of Stars. Armin Van Buuren paid a touching tribute to the young artist during his set at Sydney's. +8. Armin Van ...

Tribute act Coldplace chat about impersonating their idols Coldplay ahead of homecoming - Grimsby Telegraph

Coldplace, the leading tribute band to the legendary Coldplay, are heading to the Beachcomber in May for a special performance. Previously a very private band, much like 'the' Chris Martin himself, Coldplace opens up for the first time in fourteen ...

A world famous music star has been found dead aged 28 - New Idea

World famous DJ, Avicii has been found dead in the Middle Eastern nation of Oman. He was just 28 years old. The Swedish producer and DJ, born Tim Bergling was best known for his EDM hits Wake Me Up, Levels and Hey Brother and had collaborated with ...

Avicii's Biggest Hits (Listen) - Variety

Grammy-nominated Swedish musician, DJ, and record producer Tim Bergling, better known as Avicii, died April 20 at 28, leaving behind a legacy of chart-topping music with collaborators such as Coldplay's Chris Martin, Madonna, and Green Day frontman ...

Avicii dead aged 28: Superstar DJ dies on holiday in Oman two years after retiring from live performing - Mirror.co.uk

Chart-topping DJ Avicii, who collaborated with superstars such as Coldplay and Madonna, has died aged 28. The Swedish electronic dance music producer, real name Tim Bergling, was found dead in Muscat, Oman, on Friday. Avicii was behind best-selling EDM ...

Coldplay are a British rock band formed in 1996 by lead vocalist and keyboardist Chris Martin and lead guitarist Jonny Buckland at University College London . After they formed under the name Pectoralz, Guy Berryman joined the group as bassist and they changed their name to Starfish. Will Champion joined as drummer and backing vocalist, completing the performing line-up. Creative Director Phil Harvey is often referred to as the official fifth member by the band. The band renamed themselves "Coldplay" in 1998, before recording and releasing three EPs: Safety in 1998, Brothers & Sisters as a single in 1999, and The Blue Room in the same year. The Blue Room was their first release on a major label, after signing to Parlophone.

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Coldplay in 2009. From left to right: Chris Martin, Guy Berryman, Jonny Buckland, Will Champion
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Also known as
  • Pectoralz
  • Starfish
Origin London, England
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Years active 1996–present
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Associated acts
Website coldplay.com
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Coldplay are a British rock band formed in 1996 by lead vocalist and keyboardist Chris Martin and lead guitarist Jonny Buckland at University College London (UCL). After they formed under the name Pectoralz, Guy Berryman joined the group as bassist and they changed their name to Starfish. Will Champion joined as drummer and backing vocalist, completing the performing line-up. Creative Director Phil Harvey is often referred to as the official fifth member by the band. The band renamed themselves "Coldplay" in 1998, before recording and releasing three EPs: Safety in 1998, Brothers & Sisters as a single in 1999, and The Blue Room in the same year. The Blue Room was their first release on a major label, after signing to Parlophone.

They achieved worldwide fame with the release of the single "Yellow" in 2000. This was followed by their debut album Parachutes released the same year, which was nominated for the Mercury Prize. The band's second album, A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002), was released to critical acclaim and won multiple awards, including NME's Album of the Year. Their next release, X&Y, the best-selling album worldwide in 2005, was met with mostly positive reviews upon its release, though some critics felt that it was inferior to its predecessor. The band's fourth studio album, Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends (2008), was produced by Brian Eno and released again to largely positive reviews, earning several Grammy Award nominations and wins at the 51st Grammy Awards. On 24 October 2011, they released their fifth studio album, Mylo Xyloto, which received positive reviews, topped the charts in over 34 countries, and was the UK's best-selling rock album of 2011. On 16 May 2014, they released their sixth album, Ghost Stories, which received mixed to positive reviews and topped the iTunes Store albums charts in over 100 countries. On 4 December 2015, the band released their seventh album, A Head Full of Dreams, which reached the top two in most major markets, but received generally mixed reviews.

The band has won 62 awards from 209 nominations throughout their career, including nine Brit Awards—winning Best British Group four times—five MTV Video Music Awards and seven Grammy Awards from 31 nominations. Coldplay have sold more than 80 million records worldwide, making them one of the world's best-selling music artists. In December 2009, Rolling Stone readers voted the group the fourth-best artist of the 2000s. Coldplay have been an active supporter of various social and political causes, such as Oxfam's Make Trade Fair campaign and Amnesty International. The group have also performed at various charity projects such as Band Aid 20, Live 8, Sound Relief, Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief, The Secret Policeman's Ball, Sport Relief and the UK's Teenage Cancer Trust.

Coldplay - Adventure Of A Lifetime (Official Video)

The first single to be taken from Coldplay's new album, A Head Full Of Dreams (out now). Download the song from http://smarturl.it/AHFOD or stream at http://cldp.ly/cpspotify Get A Head Full...

The Chainsmokers & Coldplay - Something Just Like This (Lyric)

The Chainsmokers debut album 'Memories... Do Not Open' is out now! Buy & Stream: http://smarturl.it/TCSMemories Physical CD: http://smarturl.it/TCSMemoriesCD Vinyl LP: http://smarturl.it/TCSMemori...

Coldplay - The Scientist

Taken from A Rush Of Blood To The Head. http://coldplay.com/release/a-rush-of-blood-to-the-head/ ~ Follow Coldplay ~ Website: http://www.coldplay.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/coldplay...

Coldplay - Hymn For The Weekend (Official Video)

The second single to be taken from Coldplay's acclaimed new album, A Head Full Of Dreams (out now). Download the song from http://smarturl.it/AHFOD or stream at http://cldp.ly/cpspotify Get...

Coldplay - Yellow

Get A Head Full Of Dreams now: – iTunes http://cldp.ly/cpitunes – Amazon http://smarturl.it/AHFODamazon – Google Play http://smarturl.it/AHFODgplay – CD (with exclusive holographic...

Coldplay - Paradise (Official Video)

Taken from the album Mylo Xyloto. Stream / download at http://smarturl.it/cpmyloxyloto ~ Follow Coldplay ~ Website: http://www.coldplay.com Spotify: http://cldp.ly/cpspotify Twitter: https://twitt...