Coldplay

  1. Clear Channel's Promo Supporting Live 8 Boosts Sales

    July 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Estimated at 500% of typical Fourth of July weekend. A special lawn ticket discount promotion by Clear Channel Music Group over the holiday weekend in support of Live 8 was a huge success, according to CCMG chairman Michael Rapino. For the holiday ...

  2. MTV Lends Support To Live 8 Concerts

    June 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Network to air live customized broadcasts July 2. MTV Networks' services will telecast live customized programming from the July 2 international Live 8 concerts, the broadcaster said today (June 23). The performances, featuring artists U2, Co ...

  3. Coldplay Opens At No. 1 In Europe

    June 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay's third album "X&Y" (Parlophone) makes a stellar bow on European Top 100 Albums, opening at No. 1 after a spectacular first week of sales around the region. Having been confirmed on Monda Coldplay's third album ...

  4. Coldplay Opens At No. 1 In Europe

    June 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay's third album "X&Y" (Parlophone) makes a stellar bow on European Top 100 Albums, opening at No. 1 after a spectacular first week of sales around the region. Having been confirmed on Monda Coldplay's third album ...

  5. Coldplay Debuts On Top

    June 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay's third studio album becomes the band's first career chart-topper and leads a pack of highly anticipated summer sets arriving on this week's Billboard 200. With U.S. sales of 737,000 copies, Coldplay's third studio alb ...

  6. Coldplay's 'X&Y' Enters Record Books

    June 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay's widely-anticipated third studio album "X&Y" has opened with the second-highest first week sales tally in British chart history. Coldplay's widely-anticipated third studio album "X&Y" has opened ...

  7. Coldplay's 'X&Y' Enters Record Books

    June 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New album sells 464,000 copies in Britain. Coldplay's widely-anticipated third studio album "X&Y" has opened with the second-highest first week sales tally in British chart history. The Parlophone album, released last Monday (Ju ...

  8. Coldplay's 'X&Y' Hot Off the Racks

    June 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay's "X&Y" has exploded out of the blocks in the band's home market, Britain. The album sold more than 150,000 copies yesterday (June 6) on its opening day of sale in the United Kingdom, acc Coldplay's " ...

  9. Coldplay's 'X&Y' Hot Off The Racks

    June 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay's "X&Y" has exploded out of the blocks in the band's home market, Britain. The album sold more than 150,000 copies yesterday (June 6) on its opening day of sale in the United Kingdom, acc Coldplay's " ...

  10. New Coldplay Album Leaked To P2P

    June 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT U.S., U.K. release scheduled for June 7. Almost a week before its scheduled U.S. and U.K. release dates, the new Coldplay album, "X&Y," has been leaked to online P2P file trading sites. The album had been sent to various radio statio ...

  11. Coldplay, Gorillaz Delays Dull EMI Results

    May 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Revenue, profits down but digital sales triple. Rapid growth in digital music sales and multi-million shifting album releases from Robbie Williams, Joss Stone and Norah Jones failed to arrest the expected drop in full-year EMI Group profits and re ...

  12. Coldplay, Gorillaz Delays Dull EMI Results

    May 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Rapid growth in digital music sales and multi-million shifting album releases from Robbie Williams, Joss Stone and Norah Jones failed to arrest the expected drop in full-year EMI Group profits and rev Rapid growth in digital music sales and multi- ...

  13. Coldplay Plays Beacon For AOL

    May 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT North American Tour Starts Aug 2. Coldplay singer Chris Martin joked with the crowd Tuesday night at New York’s Beacon Theater, “we’re on camera but we have faces for radio.” The cameras Martin alluded to were the ones on hand to capture Coldplay’ ...

  14. IFPI Awards For Coldplay, Rice, Keane

    May 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Albums by Coldplay, Damien Rice and Keane were honored with IFPI Platinum Europe Awards in April. Coldplay's sophomore album "A Rush of Blood to the Head" (Parlophone) collected its fourth Platinum ce Albums by Coldplay, Damien Rice ...

  15. IFPI Awards For Coldplay, Rice, Keane

    May 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Albums by Coldplay, Damien Rice and Keane were honored with IFPI Platinum Europe Awards in April. Coldplay's sophomore album "A Rush of Blood to the Head" (Parlophone) collected its fourth Platinum ce Albums by Coldplay, Damien Rice ...

  16. Coldplay Plays Politics

    May 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Band in on-air chat with S.F. mayor. San Francisco mayor Gavin Newson displayed his hip factor Thursday (May 5) by calling local adult top 40 KLLC to chat with Coldplay on-air. Newson, who is 36, expressed his admiration for the band and welcomed ...

  17. Austin City Limits Fest Confirms Lineup

    May 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The lineup of the fourth Austin City Limits Music Festival, set for Sept. 23-25 in Austin's Zilker Park, will be announced tomorrow (May 5). The lineup of the fourth Austin City Limits Music Festival, set for Sept. 23-25 in Austin's Zilk ...

  18. Coldplay's 'X&Y' Set For June

    March 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Coldplay's long-awaited third studio album, "X&Y," will be issued June 6 internationally and the following day in the United States, Parlophone/EMI said today (March 11). First single "Speed of So Coldplay's long-a ...

  19. Coldplay's 'X&Y' Set For June

    March 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Coldplay's long-awaited third studio album, "X&Y," will be issued June 6 internationally and the following day in the United States, Parlophone/EMI said today (March 11). First single "Speed of So Coldplay's long-a ...

  20. Coldplay Sets Sights On World Tour

    March 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Coldplay will release its delayed third album this summer before kicking off a world tour with a series of U.K. outdoor concerts and stadium dates. Coldplay will release its delayed third album this summer before kicking off a world tour with a se ...

  21. Coldplay Sets Sights On World Tour

    March 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Album pushed back to June. Coldplay will release its delayed third album this summer before kicking off a world tour with a series of U.K. outdoor concerts and stadium dates. The album, which follows 2002's sophomore set "A Rush of Blood ...

  22. Mercury To Release New Band Aid Single

    October 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music U.K. & Ireland chairman/CEO Lucian Grainge has revealed to Billboard.biz initial details of the all-star recording of a "Band Aid III" charity single. Universal Music U.K. & Ireland chairman/CEO Lucian Grainge ...

  23. Mercury To Release New Band Aid Single

    October 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music U.K. & Ireland chairman/CEO Lucian Grainge has revealed to Billboard.biz initial details of the all-star recording of a "Band Aid III" charity single. Universal Music U.K. & Ireland chairman/CEO Lucian Grainge ...

  24. Labels Band Together For Katrina Compilation

    October 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The four major labels, Concord Music Group and the Recording Industry Association of America are teaming for a double-disc compilation to benefit victims of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. "Hurricane Rel The four major labels, Concord Music Grou ...

  25. Oxfam Launches Charity Download Site

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT U.K.-based Oxfam is launching what is billed as the world's first charity download site. The service, at www.bignoisemusic.com, will go live this Wednesday with 300,000 titles licensed from major and U.K.-based Oxfam is launching what is bill ...

  26. Oxfam Launches Charity Download Site

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT U.K.-based Oxfam is launching what is billed as the world's first charity download site. The service, at www.bignoisemusic.com, will go live this Wednesday with 300,000 titles licensed from major and U.K.-based Oxfam is launching what is bill ...

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