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Views From The Top: The Undying Popularity Of Drake’s Unending Album

Every time Drake's bubble seems ready to burst, it just gets bigger instead. …
Chris DeVille | July 21, 2016 - 4:15 pm

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Keeping Up With The Knowleses: Beyoncé And Solange’s Differing Approaches To Activism

Beyoncé was Queen Bey last night, as usual. "Formation" took over the Super Bowl halftime performance, making professional entertainers Bruno Mars and Chris Martin look…
Collin Robinson | February 8, 2016 - 4:32 pm

2015 In Review

The Year In Bananas

It's been a lifetime since Gwen Stefani was chanting "B-A-N-A-N-A-S," even longer still since the Velvet Underground and Nico drew on Warhol's interpretation of the…
James Rettig | December 10, 2015 - 12:37 pm

More Chris Martin stories

Watch Chris Martin Cover George Michael’s “Last Christmas” In Surprise Performance At London Homeless Shelter

After George Michael passed away, countless stories of his secret philanthropic work came to light, including the fact that he volunteered anonymously at a homeless…
Peter Helman | December 29, 2016 - 8:48 pm

Watch Chris Martin Cover Drake, Beatles, Leonard Cohen, & More At Intimate Surprise Benefit Show In NYC

Last night, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin played a surprise last-minute benefit show at the small New York venue Mercury Lounge, raising money from the Manhattan…
Tom Breihan | December 22, 2016 - 9:21 am

Watch James Corden’s All-Star Christmas Carpool Karaoke With Mariah Carey, Adele, Elton John, Others

James Corden has evidently spent the entire year forcing just about every one of his Carpool Karaoke guests to sing Mariah Carey's holiday classic "All…
Tom Breihan | December 16, 2016 - 8:46 am

Watch Coldplay Cover Leonard Cohen’s “Suzanne” In London

Leonard Cohen passed away this week, and now it's time for the world to pay tribute to another musical legend. During their concert at the…
Peter Helman | November 12, 2016 - 10:47 am

Watch Coldplay’s Chris Martin Chat And Sing With Conan O’Brien

Coldplay frontman Chris Martin was a guest on last night's episode of Conan. In addition to performing an acoustic solo rendition of A Head Full
James Rettig | October 28, 2016 - 9:32 am

Watch Beck, Chris Martin, & Chad Smith Cover The Beach Boys, Bruce Springsteen, & Pink Floyd

Beck, Coldplay's Chris Martin, Red Hot Chili Peppers' Chad Smith, the Wallflowers' Jakob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band keyboardist Roy Bittan, Goldfrapp's Davide Rossi,…
Peter Helman | October 23, 2016 - 5:07 pm

Watch Eddie Vedder & Chris Martin Play Crowded House, Pearl Jam, & Patti Smith At Global Citizen Festival

Coldplay's Chris Martin curated this year's star-studded Global Citizen Festival, and he took the stage in NYC's Central Park to perform a brief surprise set…
Peter Helman | September 25, 2016 - 12:09 pm

Weezer Turned Down Chainsmokers At Coachella But Wanna Work With Them Now

The Chainsmokers have been all over the charts and their rise has been very quick. They pretty much have their choice of whoever they want…
Collin Robinson | September 15, 2016 - 10:29 am

Watch Coldplay’s Chris Martin Cover Bruce Springsteen’s “Streets Of Philadelphia” In Philadelphia

Back in 2014, Coldplay's Chris Martin compared his band's most recent effort, the sub-par A Head Full Of Dreams, to Harry Potter And The Deathly
Collin Robinson | August 8, 2016 - 3:24 pm

Watch Coldplay Perform On, Write Theme Song Lyrics For Stephen Colbert

Coldplay were the musical guests on last night's episode of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. They performed two A Head Full Of Dreams tracks:…
James Rettig | May 18, 2016 - 11:28 am

Chris Martin: Sorry, Coldplay Aren’t Breaking Up

Back in 2014, Chris Martin said that Coldplay's most recent not-so-good album A Head Full Of Dreams would be the band's final album. He also…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 12, 2016 - 10:23 am

Watch Chris Martin Cover Prince’s “Raspberry Beret” With 8th Graders

Yesterday, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin performed at Chords 2 Cure, a Santa Monica benefit concert to raise money for pediatric cancer research. Martin played a…
Peter Helman | April 25, 2016 - 10:38 pm

Watch Jimmy Fallon & Coldplay’s Chris Martin Cover David Bowie’s “Life On Mars?”

In the months since David Bowie's shocking death, the Hunky Dory ballad "Life On Mars?" has emerged as the Bowie song that, for whatever reason,…
Tom Breihan | March 22, 2016 - 10:14 am
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