Following recent tributes from Coldplay and JAY-Z, Linkin Park has announced an official memorial concert in honor of their late frontman Chester Bennington. Taking place at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on Wednesday, October 27, the one-night event will be also feature a “number of other artists” that will join the band for their […]
Coldplay lead vocalist Chris Martin dropped by BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge and turned in a wonderful cover version of Paul Simon’s award winning 1986 track Graceland, complete with the African backing vocals and rhythms that made it work so well, and a bonus horn section.
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Chris Martin guested on BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge and performed a cover of Paul Simon's "Graceland." The Coldplay frontman brought in a horn section and backing vocalists to give the rendition some of the heft heard on the original version. Watch below.
Martin first heard it in Zimbabwe at age 10
The British band’s response to Hurricane Harvey was to premiere a special tribute song called “Houston.” Their heart is in the right place. But hasn’t Houston suffered enough?
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Doing what they can. Amid the chaos in Texas following Hurricane Harvey's initial touch down, Coldplay penned a new anthem for those affected by the storm. The rock band premiered the track, titled Houston, during their recent show at Miami's Hard Rock Stadium. Related: Twitter Reacts To Melania Trump's Hurricane Chic Ensemble! However, don't expect the song to [...]
Coldplay dedicated a tribute song to Houston during their concert in Miami. They vowed to only play the song one time.
On Monday night in Miami, Coldplay's Chris Martin drew attention to the victims of Tropical Storm Harvey by unveiling a new song called "Houston" -- and then vowed never to play it again. The band, which was forced to cancel its Houston show days earlier due to the storm, wrote the song as the...
Coldplay paid tribute to Texas and victims of Hurricane Harvey with a one-hit wonder... literally. The group was performing Monday night in Miami when frontman Chris Martin announced the band was going to play a song in honor of the flood…
Last Friday, Coldplay canceled their concert in Houston, Texas, for the safety of fans as Hurricane Harvey made landfall in the state. Since then, the storm has caused catastrophic damage throughout Texas, leaving at least ten dead, thousands displaced, and the city of Houston largely underwater. At their concert in ... More »
Chris Martin: “This is a new song and we’ll never play this again”
Coldplay gave a special tribute to Hurricane Harvey victims during their concert in Miami on Monday night. After singing a few of their big hits, the band switched things up by debuting a country song they wrote called "Houston" for the audience. Show More Summary
Chris Martin said this was the only time the band would play the song.
Coldplay have debuted a brand new song called “Houston” during their Monday evening (August 28) concert at Miami’s Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Fla. Frontman Chris Martin and his bandmates had to postpone their tour stop in Houston last week due to the approaching Hurricane Harvey, but they took time to write a tribute song [...]