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Alternative rock band Coldplay was formed in 1996 by lead vocalist Chris Martin and lead guitarist Johnny Buckland – both of whom were friends at the University of London. Originally called Pectoralz (and, after... ... read more

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Coldplay - Paradise
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Coldplay - Paradise 71,253,574 views
Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall (Official) 8,491,215 views
Coldplay & Rihanna - Princess Of China (Official) 1,473,527 views
Coldplay - Violet Hill 25,635,649 views
Coldplay - Strawberry Swing 1,192,940 views
Coldplay-- "Clocks" 20,265,908 views
Coldplay - See You Soon 16,270,085 views
Coldplay - Scientist 11,486,357 views
Coldplay - Christmas Lights 9,279,800 views
Coldplay - Viva La Vida (Live) 8,277,858 views
Coldplay - The Scientist 6,757,037 views
Coldplay - Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall 5,168,940 views
COLDPLAY - TROUBLE! 4,966,661 views
Coldplay - Yellow 3,260,374 views
Coldplay - Speed Of Sound 3,144,389 views
Coldplay - In My Place 2,790,153 views
Coldplay - Major Minus (Official) 1,214,327 views
Coldplay - Moving To Mars (Official) 886,503 views
Coldplay - Fix You (Live at T In The Park 2011) HQ 21,164 views
Coldplay - " Every Teardrop is a Waterfall " HQ Live @ Rock am Ring Festival : Nürburgring, Germany 812,102 views

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Coldplay

Alternative rock band Coldplay was formed in 1996 by lead vocalist Chris Martin and lead guitarist Johnny Buckland – both of whom were friends at the University of London. Originally called Pectoralz (and, after that, Starfish), the band renamed themselves Coldplay in 1998, and are currently made up of Martin, Buckland, bassist Guy Berryman, and drummer Will Champion.

Coldplay’s first mega-hit was the single “Yellow,” released in 2000, which came shortly before their debut album Parachutes. Albums to follow included A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002), X&Y (2005), Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends (2008), and Mylo Xyloto (2011).

Some of the band’s most successful songs are “Viva La Vida,” which spent 928 weeks on the charts, as well as “Paradise,” “Talk,” and “Violet Hill.”

Coldplay regularly performs at charity events, including Band Aid 20, Live 8, Sound Relief, Hope for Haiti Now, The Secret Policeman's Ball, and the Teenage Cancer Trust.

Apart from their seven Grammy Awards (and 20 nominations), the band has also garnered seven Brit Awards and five MTV Video Music Awards.

Collectively, Coldplay has sold nearly 60 million albums worldwide.

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