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Coldplay is a band British, formed in London in 1997. It is composed by 5 members: Chris Martin (lead vocalist and pianist), Jonny Buckland (lead guitarist), Guy Berryman (bajísta), Will Champion (drummer and vocalist secondary) and Phil Harvey (creative director).
They met at the University College London and began playing music together from 1997 until 1998, initially calling themselves Big Fat Noises and then Starfish.
After the launch of an independent EP , Safety (1998), Coldplay signed to Parlophone in 1999. The band’s debut album, Parachutes (2000), included their successful single ” Yellow , “and received a Brit Award for British Album of the Year, a Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album and a nomination for the Award to Mercury .
Their second album, A Rush of Blood to the Head (2002), won the same praise and included the singles ” The Scientist “ and ” Clocks “, and the latter won an award Grammy for Record of the year .
Highlighted by a production problem, the third album of the band, X&Y (2005), was the biggest selling of the year across the world, an achievement repeated by his successor, Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends (2008), which saw them exploring new musical styles, after the completion of what is considered a trilogy.
They received an award Grammy for Best Rock Album and his first nomination for Album of the Year, while the main song became the first single from a British group to reach number one in both the United Kingdom and in the United States in the century XXI .
Since then, Coldplay branched out even more in your sound with the subsequent releases Mylo Xyloto (2011), Ghost Stories (2014), A Head Full of Dreams (2015), Everyday Life (2019) and Music of the Spheres (2021). Each album had a unique theme and added new styles of music to the original repertoire of the band, including electronic , ambient , pop , R&B , funk , classical , jazz fusion and rock, progressive .
They are also known for their live performances “euphoric”, that NME said that it is when the band “comes to life and makes more sense”.
To celebrate its twentieth anniversary in 2018, it was premiered in cinemas screened a documentary covers the entire career directed by Mat Whitecross, who presents images from behind the scenes never before seen.
With 100 million records sold all over the world, Coldplay is the band’s most successful of the century XXI and one of the musical acts best-selling of all time .
According to Fuse , it is also the sixth group is the most awarded of the story. Other notable achievements include the sixth tour of highest-grossing of all time, three of the 50 best-selling albums in the UK, the highest number of discs number one in the country without ever losing the top, 8 the majority of the nominations and wins for a band in the history of the Brit Awards and became the first British group to debut at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 .
Coldplay is also considered one of the bands most influential of the century XXI , and Forbes describes as the standard for the alternative scene today. The Hall of Fame of Rock and Roll included A Rush of Blood to the Head on its list of the “200 Albums Definitive” and the single “Yellow” part of his exhibition “Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll” for being one of the most successful and important recordings in the industry. Despite its popularity and impact, Coldplay has earned the reputation of being musical icons polarizing.