Coldplay Face Themselves, And Adele, For Ivor Novello 'Most Performed Song' Award

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Chris Martin of Coldplay performs at Allianz Stadium on Dec. 13, 2016 in Sydney, Australia.

Coldplay will face some stiff competition at this year's Ivor Novello awards in the "Most Performed Song" category, where their songs "Adventure of a Lifetime" and Hymn for the Weekend" will battle each other, and Adele's "When We Were Young," for the prize.

Winners of the prestigious annual British music prize will be announced on May 18 at Grosvenor House.

Among the other nominees:

Best Song Musically and Lyrically: Michael Kiwanuka, "Black Man in a White World"; Laura Mvula and Nile Rodgers, "Overcome"; Blaine Harrison and Henry Harrison, "Telomere"

Best Contemporary Song: Mura Masa & A$AP Rocky, "Love$ick"; Skepta & Josh Homme, "Man"; NEIKED ft. Dyo, "Sexual"

Album Award: Michael Kiwanuka, Love & Hate; Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Skeleton Tree; Laura Mvula, The Dreaming Room