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Coldplay’s Chris Martin and an Eighth Grade Band Covered Prince’s ‘Raspberry Beret’

The Prince tributes continue to roll in days after the legendary musician's death, with today's contribution coming from Coldplay's frontman Chris Martin and a gaggle…
Brennan Carley / April 26, 2016

Coldplay’s Chris Martin and Jimmy Fallon Cover David Bowie’s ‘Life on Mars?’ for ‘The Tonight Show’

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon host and Coldplay's Chris Martin threw their hat into the crowded ring of covers of David Bowie's "Life on Mars?" last…
James Grebey / March 22, 2016

Coldplay’s Chris Martin Makes James Corden Drive Him to the Super Bowl in Latest Carpool Karaoke

Late Late Show Host and all-around good bloke James Corden was just going out for a little drive on his day off when Coldplay frontman Chris…
James Grebey / February 3, 2016

Coldplay Are a Buncha Apes in Animated New ‘Adventure of a Lifetime’ Video

After going ape at the AMAs, Coldplay have finally shared the chimpanzee-filled video for "Adventure of a Lifetime," off of their upcoming album A Head…
James Grebey / November 27, 2015

Chris Martin Played an Impromptu Acoustic Show at a Bar in India

During a trip to India, last night Chris Martin reportedly struck up an impromptu acoustic set at a bar in Delhi — because, why not.
Rachel Brodsky / July 2, 2015

Chris Martin Sings ‘Til Kingdom Come’ at Beau Biden’s Funeral

Nearly a week after the tenth anniversary of Coldplay's third album, X&Y, frontman Chris Martin performed album cut "Til Kingdom Come" at the funeral for Vice President Joe…
Harley Brown / June 6, 2015

Avicii And Chris Martin Dance in ‘Heaven’ on Their New Song

Avicii premiered a new single from his upcoming sophomore studio album Stories while he was Down Under performing at the Future Music Festival. The new track, "Heaven," features…
James Grebey / March 2, 2015

The 25 Most Memorable Quotes of 2014

Stuff celebrities say typically falls in a spectrum ranging from "YES" to "WTF." This year was no exception: Lana Del Rey (sort of) wished for…
Rachel Brodsky / December 23, 2014

Bruce Springsteen and Chris Martin Join U2 for World AIDS Day Concert

U2 were always supposed to headline the "surprise" World AIDS Day (RED) concert in New York's Times Square Monday night, but frontman Bono wasn't able to…
James Grebey / December 2, 2014

Coldplay Cast ‘Magic’ With ‘Crouching Tiger’ Star in Video

If Chris Martin is reeling in the romance department following his "conscious uncoupling" from wife Gwyneth Paltrow, he's not showing it. He pulls double acting…
Dan Reilly / April 7, 2014

How The Music World Rallied Around MCA Before His Death

Tributes to Beastie Boys' Adam "MCA" Yauch have been pouring out over the last few hours since news of his passing spread, from Diplo to…
Devon Maloney / May 4, 2012

Watch Coldplay’s Chris Martin Do His Best ‘Dancing Thom’ on ‘SNL’

Chris Martin has unintentionally revived a nearly year-old meme related to a nearly decade-old creative rivalry: He spastically grooved to "Every Teardrop Is a Waterfall"
SPIN Staff / November 14, 2011

Hear Chris Martin Dump Rihanna in Coldplay’s ‘Princess of China’

This is the sound of Coldplay collaborating with Billboard Hot 100 champion Rihanna. Perhaps more significantly, it's the sound of Chris Martin singing about ending…
Marc Hogan / October 17, 2011

Coldplay Debut Two Gorgeous New Songs

On Sunday, Coldplay will release an iTunes EP Every Teardrop Is a Waterfall,which will lead with the title track they debutedearlier this month. The three-song…
Kevin O'Donnell / June 24, 2011

Coldplay’s Chris Martin Plays New Song

As Steve Jobs concluded a music-heavy list of Apple product announcements yesterday in San Francisco, he introduced a surprise guest, Coldplay's Chris Martin, who took…
Peter Gaston / September 2, 2010

Coldplay Kick Off U.S. Tour in Florida

If Coldplay haven't achieved world domination by 2010, it sure won't be for lack of trying. By year's end, they'll have played every mid-to-major U.S.
John Hood / May 18, 2009

Weird Music Feud: Slipknot vs. Coldplay

Although Coldplay and Slipknotshare a love of despairing album titles (Coldplay's Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends and Slipknot's All Hope Is…
Larry Fitzmaurice / December 19, 2008

Coldplay Crib from Jeff Buckley, the Beatles

Oh, Chris Martin. One would think, given Joe Satriani's recent plagiarism accusations directed at Coldplay, that you'd try to keep your mouth shut about the…
Larry Fitzmaurice / December 18, 2008

Coldplay: Shine On

In a slightly sketchy part of north London, a cockney blonde whom we'll call Myrtle smokes a cigarette in the driveway of the plain white-fronted…
Michael Joseph Gross / June 24, 2008