1. Coldplay Launches A Head Full of Dreams Tour With Vivid Colors, Multiple Stages, David Bowie Tribute & More

    July 17, 2016 2:00 PM EDT The British band paid homage to Bruce Springsteen at its New Jersey tour opener. Coldplay opened the North American trek of its worldwide A Head Full of Dreams stadium farewell tour in vivid technicolor Saturday (July 16), spray painting East Rutherford, N.J.'s MetLife Stadium in vibrant…

  2. Chris Martin Says Rihanna Is the 'Frank Sinatra of Our Generation'

    June 24, 2016 6:35 PM EDT Chris Martin has some nice things to say about Rihanna . According to the Coldplay frontman, his partner on the band's 2011 single "Princess of China" "is the Frank Sinatra of our generation."  It may sound a bit strange, considering their different genders and…

  3. Watch Coldplay Pay Tribute to Slain British Politician Jo Cox at Wembley Stadium Concert

    June 17, 2016 10:52 AM EDT At Thursday night's show at London’s Wembley Stadium, Coldplay paid tribute to Jo Cox, the British parliament member who was murdered earlier that day.  “We’d like to send love out to the family of Jo Cox,” frontman Chris Martin announced late in the set, following a performance of their…

  4. Cody Simpson's New Girlfriend Escaped Isla Vista Killer, Chris Martin Still Seeing Gwyneth's New Age Guru & More Inside Scoop

    May 03, 2016 7:17 PM EDT Cody Simpson's New Girlfriend Had a Too-Close Call With Isla Vista Killer Elliot Rodger After dating high-profile models Gigi Hadid and Kylie Jenner,  Australian singer Cody Simpson 's has moved on to a new girlfriend who's also spent time in the spotlight -- for a frightening…

  5. Watch Coldplay's Chris Martin Join Eighth-Graders for a Performance of Prince's 'Raspberry Beret'

    April 26, 2016 5:54 AM EDT Coldplay's Chris Martin shared a musical tribute to the late master Prince on the weekend…and he brought some eighth graders in on the action. Martin played the " Chords 2 Cure " benefit concert in Santa Monica on Sunday in support of research for pediatric cancer. When the…

  6. Watch the Best Covers of David Bowie's 'Life on Mars?' From Chris Martin, Lorde & More

    March 23, 2016 9:27 PM EDT Though David Bowie died more than two months ago, colleagues and fans continue to pay tribute to the late pop singer via fan art, face makeup and renditions of some of Bowie's most popular songs, particularly the 1973 hit "Life on Mars?" David Bowie Mural in South London to Be…

  7. Hear Jimmy Fallon's Heavenly Take on David Bowie's 'Life on Mars?' With Chris Martin on Piano

    March 22, 2016 2:12 PM EDT We knew Jimmy Fallon logged a Billboard Hot 100 hit , but who knew he could sing like this? Turns out, “ David Bowie impression” has been lurking as an underrated part of Jimmy Fallon’s repertoire. He busted it out last night (March 21) in a pre-taped Tonight Show segment. Along with Chris…

  8. Beyonce Shares Photos of Chris Martin & Blue Ivy's Pre-Super Bowl Dance

    March 04, 2016 5:19 PM EST It's been almost a month now since Beyonce did what Beyonce does best and stole the show at Super Bowl 50 , making headliner Coldplay look like a warm-up act to her stunning "Formation" performance . Now she's stealing hearts all over again with photos she posted to…

  9. Super Bowl 50 Review: Coldplay, Beyonce & Bruno Mars Turn on an Electric Halftime Show

    February 08, 2016 4:27 AM EST In between the Denver Broncos' dominant defense and the  Carolina Panthers' slippery  plays, the 2016 NFL Super Bowl hosted a halftime show of epic proportions featuring Coldplay , Beyonce and Bruno Mars . During the first quarter, the headlining frontman, Coldplay's…

  10. Coldplay's Chris Martin Imitates Mick Jagger, Sings David Bowie's 'Heroes' for James Corden's 'Carpool Karaoke': Watch

    February 03, 2016 3:30 AM EST Coldplay’s Chris Martin buckled-in, got a little loose and warmed-up for his Super Bowl 50 performance with a session in James Corden’s “Carpool Karaoke.”  Martin’s stint in the passenger seat aired overnight on The Late Late Show, just days out from  Coldplay's  halftime headline show …

  11. Coldplay's Chris Martin Reveals Bruce Springsteen's Super Bowl Performance Advice: Watch

    February 01, 2016 8:38 PM EST In less than a week, Coldplay will be playing its biggest show ever. So it's no wonder the band has turned to some of the Super Bowl's previous performers for advice and support.  While past guests of the big game Beyoncé  and Bruno Mars are expected to join the band onstage, as…

  12. Chris Martin's Daughter Apple Following in Dad's Footsteps? Watch Her Sing & Play Guitar

    December 18, 2015 9:36 PM EST Chris Martin of Coldplay and Gwyneth Paltrow's daughter Apple seems to be taking after dad with some music skills of her own.  Chris Martin Can't Get Enough of Harry Styles' Hair! On Friday (Dec. 18), a surely proud Paltrow posted a video to Instagram of her 11-year-old…

  13. Grammy Nominations, Coldplay & Little Mix: Real-Time Rewind

    December 09, 2015 1:32 PM EST Welcome back to Billboard's weekly video show "Real-Time Rewind," which recaps the past week's hottest action on the Billboard Real-Time Twitter Charts -- Trending 140 and Emerging Artists -- and the news that's driving the action.  Shira Karsen  hits the studio for…

  14. Coldplay's 2016 Super Bowl Halftime: Will Beyonce Be There? Plus More Burning Questions

    December 03, 2015 8:14 PM EST Earlier Thursday (Dec. 3),  Coldplay was confirmed as the lucky artist performing at Super Bowl 50. Not a bad start for their farewell tour, right? We don't know the specific dates for the band's alleged final run, but they will be hitting the stage Feb. 7, 2016, at Levi's…

  15. Coldplay Monkeys Around in 'Adventure of a Lifetime' Video: Watch

    November 27, 2015 12:08 PM EST Coldplay does some serious monkeying around in the band’s video for its new single "Adventure of a Lifetime.” President Barack Obama Will Appear on the New Coldplay Album, 'A Head Full Of Dreams' The chimp-filled video seems to take a page from Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space…

  16. President Barack Obama Will Appear on the New Coldplay Album, 'A Head Full Of Dreams'

    November 23, 2015 8:28 AM EST The upcoming  Coldplay album already had a number of A-list guests --  including  Beyoncé , Blue Ivy, and Gwenyth Paltrow (conscious uncoupling aside) -- but Chris Martin just announced one that puts the rest to shame: President Barack Obama. President Obama's New Spotify Playlists Up…

  17. Coldplay's Chris Martin Talks Recruiting Beyonce, Recording Blue Ivy Carter for 'Head Full of Dreams'

    November 19, 2015 3:29 PM EST Coldplay collaborations can be a shocker (see: “Lost” featuring Jay Z  and the Chris Martin and Kanye West duet "Champion"). But the four-piece British rock group are flipping the script for their forthcoming farewell album, A Head Full of Dreams . Frontman Chris Martin recently…

  18. Coldplay Performs New Song 'Adventures of a Lifetime' at France's NRJ Awards: Watch

    November 08, 2015 7:55 PM EST Coldplay performed its new song “Adventures of a Lifetime,” from the British act’s upcoming seventh album, at the NRJ Awards in France on Saturday, Nov. 7. Coldplay Announces New Album Featuring Beyonce & Tove Lo; Premieres New Song: Listen Chris Martin and Co. premiered …

  19. Everything We Know About Coldplay's New Album (So Far)

    November 07, 2015 1:00 PM EST Last Friday (Nov. 6), after months of teasing and hinting, Coldplay announced its farewell album A Head Full of Dreams will drop Dec. 4 via Atlantic. They shared a new song, a track listing, and an intriguing set of collaborators for the new set. To help you get ready for Coldplay’s…

  20. Nicky Jam Collaborates with Chris Brown, Lady Gaga Transfixes at amfAR Gala & More Inside Scoop

    November 06, 2015 3:00 PM EST Nicky Jams With Chris Brown Reggaeton star Nicky Jam is being cagey about his recent Instagram post indicating that he’s collaborating with R&B star Chris Brown , but he’s not exactly denying it either. “Here cooking something with @chrisbrownofficial,” Jam posted in Spanish on Oct. 26…

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