We've not heard much from Coldplay this year, as the band wrapped massive promotion and touring for 'Mylo Xyloto' through the end of 2012. Pop rock fans will have their ears filled with Coldplay music again later this month, as the British band has contributed the brand new song 'Atlas' to 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' soundtrack.
The track will drop via iTunes and at other
'Princess of China' might make Coldplay and Rihanna the musical kings and queen of Britain. RiRi and Chris Martin's band are among the leading contenders for the 2013 BRIT Awards. The annual U.K. awards show today (Jan. 10) revealed its list of nominees, which also included a surprise nod for the late Amy Winehouse.
Gwyneth Paltrow is married to the lead singer of Coldplay, Chris Martin, so it's not surprising that spent her New Year's Eve with her hubby's band and their two tots, Apple and Moses, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. It was a little surprising, though, that she danced onstage to 'Run This Town' with Jay-Z ... because it was embarrassing to watch.
Hurricane Sandy effected the entire Tri-state area around New York City, leaving millions without power and displaced from their homes. The storm, which touched down around Halloween, is still at the forefront of our minds.
Pop stars did their part and performed at the largely classic rock-leaning 12-12-12 concert event that took place at New York City's Madison Square Garden on Dec. 12. Kanye West and Alicia Keys were on hand to lend their talents for good, as was Coldplay frontman Chris Martin.