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During a video segment at last week's BBC Music Awards, Chris Martin revealed that David Bowie turned down a guest spot on a Coldplay song, according to a report from NME. "One time I sent him a song…   Read Story »
Coldplay just released a new album only a few months ago, but frontman Chris Martin revealed in an interview with Zane Lowe today on BBC Radio 1 that the band is already in the studio working on…   Read Story »
U2 were planning a surprise concert in Times Square tonight for World AIDS Day, but Bono's bike accident put the event in jeopardy. Now it seems the concert is happening after all (official title: "A…   Read Story »
The 30th anniversary anti-Ebola edition of "Do They Know It's Christmas?" debuted on The X Factor tonight. This latest version of the Sir Bob Geldof and Midge Ure-penned charity single features Bono,…   Read Story »
The BBC describes its new initiative BBC Music as "an ambitious wave of new programmes, innovative partnerships and ground-breaking music initiatives that amount to the BBC's strongest commitment to…   Read Story »
Chris Martin has written the official anthem for the inaugural Invictus Games, an international sporting event for wounded soldiers that takes place this week. The song is based off of William Ernest…   Read Story »
The Swedish dance producer Avicii exists near the top of the EDM pyramid; he's popular enough that he can play arenas and have things like this happen. But he's also trying to figure out ways to…   Read Story »
Coldplay and Kings Of Leon both headlined BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend on separate days in Glasgow this past weekend but Chris Martin stuck around after his set to join Kings Of Leon on stage. KOL…   Read Story »
Coldplay made their fifth appearance on SNL last night, performing two songs from Ghost Stories and lending Chris Martin to kiss host Andrew Garfield in a Spider-Man sketch. Earlier in the episode,…   Read Story »
An early highlight of last night's Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame induction was Chris Martin's words about Peter Gabriel, and the pair's performance of Gabriel's "Washing Of The Water." Martin's speech…   Read Story »