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Coldplay is a British rock band formed in London in 1996. The band consists of Chris Martin (lead vocals, piano), Jonny Buckland (lead guitar), Guy Berryman (bass guitar), and Will Champion (drums). Known for their melodic music and emotive lyrics, Coldplay has become one of the most successful and influential bands of the 21st century.

Coldplay’s debut album, “Parachutes” (2000), featured the hit single “Yellow,” which brought them international fame. The album received critical acclaim and won the Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album. Their follow-up album, “A Rush of Blood to the Head” (2002), included hits like “Clocks,” “The Scientist,” and “In My Place,” further establishing their place in the music industry.

Over the years, Coldplay has continued to evolve their sound, experimenting with different musical styles. Albums like “X&Y” (2005), “Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends” (2008), and “Mylo Xyloto” (2011) have all been commercial successes, with “Viva la Vida” becoming their first album to reach number one on the Billboard 200 chart in the United States. The title track, “Viva la Vida,” also earned them a Grammy Award for Song of the Year.

Coldplay’s later works, such as “Ghost Stories” (2014), “A Head Full of Dreams” (2015), and “Everyday Life” (2019), have showcased their ability to innovate while maintaining their signature sound. Known for their spectacular live performances, Coldplay has embarked on numerous world tours, captivating audiences with their energy and visual effects.

Beyond their music, Coldplay is known for their philanthropic efforts and activism. They have supported various causes, including environmental sustainability, fair trade, and disaster relief. Their influence on contemporary music and their dedication to social issues make them not only a prominent musical group but also important cultural figures.