The band just passed five billion streams on the platform.
Streaming giant Spotify have revealed that Coldplay are the most streamed band in the world of all time, after passing five billion streams on the platform.
To celebrate the achievement the band released an exclusive five-track collection of stripped-back tracks, recorded and performed live in front of a small audience at Spotify’s London headquarters last month.
Coldplay are Spotify’s most streamed band all time
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The couple, who married in 2013, announced their split last year.
Coldplay frontman Chris Martin has opened up about life after his split from wife Gwyneth Paltrow. The 38 year old appeared on Australia's 2DayFM on Monday and addressed the break-up for the first time, saying he feels ‘grateful to be alive.’
Chris Martin has spoken for the first time about his split from Gwyneth Paltrow.
"I went through some big changes... everyone knows about them,” Martin said. "[I was able to] figure out where I've gone wrong in my way of looking at the world. A few years ago I was in a low place in my life and was feeling kind of down and confused.”
Chris Martin confirmed that their seventh album will be released on December 4th, and debuted the band's the new single.
Coldplay have revealed the release date of their seventh, and possibly final, studio album, and it’ll be out before the end of 2015.
The band’s lead singer Chris Martin appeared on Nick Grimshaw’s BBC Radio 1 breakfast show on Friday (November 6th) to announce that A Head Full of Dreams will be out on December 4th. Grimshaw also premiered the album’s first single, a summery track entitled ‘Adventure of a Lifetime’.
Coldplay performing in 2014
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Speaking about THAT article to Fast Company, the American actress explained that it was her Goop editorial director who decided to use the phrase.
After popularising the rather ludicrous phrase “conscious uncoupling” as a euphemism for her divorce from her ex-husband, Gwyneth Paltrow has claimed in a new interview that it wasn’t actually her who coined the term.
The 42 year old actress explained to Fast Company that it was the editorial director of her lifestyle site Goop, Elise Loehnen, who came up with the phrase in a headline and didn’t warn her in advance of the article going live.
Gwyneth Paltrow has claimed she didn't come up with the phrase "conscious uncoupling"
Gwyneth Paltrow, whilst attending an event in New York on Friday (17th July), said co-parenting with her ex, Chris Martin, has been ‘hard’ at times.
Gwyneth Paltrow has opened up about co-parenting with her ex-husband, Chris Martin. The 42-year-old was interviewed during the #BlogHer15 conference, presented by SheKnows Media, in New York City on Friday (17th July).
Gwyneth Paltrow at the Tom Ford A/W Collection Presentation in Los Angeles in February 2015.
Jennifer Lawrence has a new man in her life and everyone is taking notice.
Jennifer Lawrence was spotted with a new (and very handsome) man by her side earlier this week and the internet has gone wild wanting to know who he is. For those hoping there’s some scandal brewing, hold your horses! Lawrence’s new dashing friend is actually her bodyguard.
Jennifer Lawrence has a handsome new bodyguard.
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For anyone that really wants to know what a musical of 'Game of Thrones' might look like, this Red Nose Day sketch will either satisfy your appetite, or leave you wanting more.
For the first ever US Red Nose Day on NBC, all the stops were pulled out. What happens when you combine Chris Martin, Liam Neeson, and a large section of the cast of 'Game of Thrones'? Well, you get a behind-the-scenes mockumentary of 'Game of Thrones: The Musical', featuring some of your favourite characters singing such hits as 'Rastafarian Targaryen'.
Peter Dinklage sang about how his character, Tyrion, is still alive despite the odds
The six-minute sketch contained a lot of the current (surviving) cast of the show, like Peter Dinklage, Emilia Clarke, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Kit Harington, as well as actors like John Bradley (Samwell Tarly), Alfie Allen (Theon Greyjoy/Reek), Iwan Rheon (Ramsey Bolton) and Charlotte Hope (Myranda). There was also an appearance from some of the long-past actors like Mark Addy (King Robert Baratheon in Season One), Thomas Brodie-Sangster (Jojen Reed) and Rose Leslie (Ygritte), who received a serenade from Kit Harington. Diana Rigg (Olenna Tyrell) also made a brief appearance to discuss how the whole concert was a terrible idea.
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The couple are said to be finalising their divorce after 10 years of marriage.
Over a year after first announcing their ‘conscious uncoupling’ Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin have reportedly filed for divorce. According to TMZ, Martin and Paltrow filed the official documents on Monday, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for their split.
Gwyneth announced her separation from the Coldplay frontman last March.
The pairs’ business mangers are said to have been busy thrashing out a settlement agreement, which will divide the former couple's property and work out custody arrangement for children Moses and Apple.
The actress and Goop founder was challenged by celebrity chef Mario Batali.
Gwyneth Paltrow has accepted the challenge laid down by celebrity chef Mario Batali to live on a $29 food stamp budget for one week. The actress announced her participation in the #FoodBankNYCChallenge on Thursday, posting a picture to twitter of her week’s shop.
Gwyneth will attempt to live on just $29 a week.
"This is what $29 gets you at the grocery store—what families on SNAP (i.e. food stamps) have to live on for a week," the actress captioned a photo of her shop, which included black beans, eggs, lettuce, peas brown rice and celery.
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The Coldplay frontman will now curate festivals for Global Citizen, an organisation that aims to solve extreme poverty by 2013.
After his days as the frontman of Coldplay are over, it seems Chris Martin wants to focus his attention on helping global issues. As the release of the British band's expected final studio album, 'A Head Full of Dreams,' approaches, the 37-year-old frontman recently announced he is now the curator of the Global Citizen Festival, for the next 15 years.
Martin will be the curator for Global Citizen festivals for the next 15 years
Music's biggest names should expect to get a call from Martin in the near future as he will be tasked with setting up festivals around the world for Global Citizen, which is a non-profit organisation that aims to solve extreme poverty by the year 2030. Martin's 15-year commitment also runs parallel with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a "to-do list" to end global poverty in the same year.
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The 'Iron Man' actress gave an interview to next month's edition of Marie Claire and spoke about her divorce from Chris Martin.
Nearly a year after the now infamous ‘conscious uncoupling’, actress Gwyneth Paltrow has opened up. Speaking in the February issue of Marie Claire magazine, Paltrow shed some light of her own on why she and her husband called it a day after more than a decade of marriage.
The 42 year old said: “There was nothing dramatic or anything. I had built my life on trying to be all things to all people, and I just couldn’t do it anymore. I really had the sense that I wasn’t allowed to have needs, and I had to prove my specialness or self-worth by doing all this stuff and taking care of everybody else, and I just sort of hit a wall.”
Gwyneth Paltrow spoke about the 'unconscious uncoupling' for the first time
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The 37-year-old singer recalled a hilarious tale about how he was approached to write the soundtrack 'Miracles' for Jolie's WWII flick 'Unbroken.'
In a rare occasion Chris Martin revealed he has a good sense of humour when being quizzed about how he was approached to write the song 'Miracles' for Angelina Jolie's latest directorial effort, the WWII flick 'Unbroken.'
Martin recently made up a funny tale about being kidnapped by Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie
While attending a recent Hollywood luncheon, the Coldplay frontman quickly made up a tale that included the imminent threat of serious harm, kidnap and even a blindfold, when a reporter asked how the track for the upcoming drama came about.
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Chris Martin - Chris Martin signs the original etching of the Coldplay single, Midnight by Mila Fürstová at the Royal Albert Hall, London, 2nd July 2014 moments before their concert. at Shoreditch, Royal Albert Hall - London, United Kingdom - Wednesday 2nd July 2014
Sources claim Jennifer Lawrence and Nicholas Hoult are rekindling their romance but there's one man immune to Lawrence's charms!
Jennifer Lawrence at the premiere of Mockingjay - Part 1 in London.
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So that’s what ‘consciously uncoupled’ exes do.
Has Chris Martin just moved in across the street from Gwyneth?
US Weekly reports that the Coldplay frontman has purchased a 7,700-square-foot, five-bedroom, seven-bathroom home in Brentwood, California, for the pricey sum of $6.75 million. The property is thought to be situated directly across the street from ex Gwyneth, whose mother Blythe Danner is even said to have helped Chris move in.
Taylor Swift is joining NBC's 'The Voice' as an advisor, taking up the position Chris Martin left vacant last season.
Taylor Swift at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in September.
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The new couple continue with their bid for privacy while the public continue to ignore their wishes
Everyone knows what the first few months of a new relationship is like: the excitement; the bubble with just the two of you; the brilliance of always being together; and the sickening way you tell everyone else you never want to be apart. Unfortunately, when you’re the lead singer of a rock band and an Oscar-winning actress those wonderfully scary and delightfully uncertain moments are not only shared with each other but also with a world of eagle-eyed fans.
J-Law likes her men British: the actress is rumoured to be dating Chris Martin after breaking up with X-Men actor, Nicholas Hoult
Although there has been no confirmation from either Jennifer Lawrence or Chris Martin of a romance and no real image of the pair engaging in each other’s company, speculation remains heightened as the media continue to stumble upon them in places that are never very far away from each other.
'Ghost Stories' tour kicks off in September in Las Vegas - will Jen be there?
All the hot gossip over the last few weeks has had it that Coldplay frontman Chris Martin is romantically involved with actress Jennifer Lawrence. More fuel has been added to that bonfire with the rumour that Lawrence will be joining the band on their upcoming US tour.
Coldplay’s new tour to promote recent sixth album Ghost Stories will be briefer than previous ones, only stopping at a handful of major cities such as New York, Los Angeles and Chicago. Lawrence has some free time in her schedule as her two new movies – Joy and X-Men: Apocalypse – are currently in the pre-production stages.
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Hunger Games star Jennifer Lawrence is apparently dating Coldplay frontman, Chris Martin. The news came following Lawrence's split from her X-Men co-star, Nicholas Hoult in June 2014.
Apparently, flirting began at a party following a Coldplay concert in July of this year. Martin had been single since March when he split up with his wife, Gwyneth Paltrow after being married for ten years. Rumours began to circulate in various US media outlets before recently appearing in UK newspapers.
Jennifer recently split from X-Men co-star Nicholas Hoult
Ten years after marrying fitness loving Paltrow, who has a strict excercise routine and enjoys a healthy diet, Martin has made a complete U-turn by dating the junk-food-enjoying smoker Lawrence. It has been suggested that this opposite lifestyle is what Martin finds attractive in Lawrence.
Rumours are rife on the internet that actress Jennifer Lawrence and Coldplay singer Chris Martin are dating.
According to E! Online Coldplay singer Chris Martin and Hunger Games actress Jennifer Lawrence are seeing each other. The report by the entertainement news website claims "multiple sources" have confirmed that the pair have been seeing each other since late June, when Lawrence split from her on/off boyfriend, actor and X-Men co-star Nicholas Hoult.
The rumour mill is at it again with these two stars
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The couple appear to remain on friendly terms in spite of their 'conscious uncoupling'
Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow were seen together at a movie screening on Monday evening, and “seemed really happy together” according to an onlooker.
Chris Martin was spotted with Gwyneth at a film screening in New York this week
The pair, whose ‘conscious uncoupling’ earlier this year was widely reported, both attended a screening of Hector and the Search for Happiness at East Hampton, New York. Paltrow hosted the evening for comedy actor Simon Pegg, who stars in the film and is a long-time friend of both her and Martin. He is also godfather to the couple’s first child Apple, and Martin in return is godfather to Pegg’s daughter Tilly.
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Chris Martin - Second annual fundraising event whereby shoes are donated by celebrities and are auctioned to raise money for charity, Small Steps Project, which aims to raise awareness and aid for children working on landfills. This year's donors include George Clooney, Madonna and Eminem. While last years donors included Bill Oddie, Zandra Rhodes and Ronnie Wood. - Wednesday 6th November 2013
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