Best Coldplay Songs | List of 10 Biggest Hits (Newly Updated)
Coldplay achieved worldwide fame since the release of the single "Yellow" in 2000.
You know what?
Coldplay has won 62 awards from 209 nominations throughout their career!
Also, they have released their new single, "Something Just Like This" this year.
There is no denying that Coldplay has uncountable popular songs right?
Therefore, I’m going to share you with some greatest Coldplay songs on YouTube today.
I promise that you will like this Coldplay song list!
Let’s have a look now.
1. Something Just Like This
"Something Just Like This" is a song by American electronic music duo The Chainsmokers and Coldplay. The song was used as the theme for the 2017 NCAA Division - Men's Basketball Tournament.
The song topped at many Billboard chart, including US Hot Dance/Electronic Songs and US Mainstream Top 40.
Classic Coldplay plus modern Chainsmokers makes the phenomenal Something Just Like This!!! Whenever I listen to this Coldplay song on YouTube, I felt I was full of Zeus-like power, and you?
2. The Scientist
"The Scientist" reached No.10 in the UK Charts after releasing. The song received widespread critical acclaim. Also, Rolling Stone ranked it No. 54 on its "100 Best Songs of the Decade" list in 2009.
The accompanying music video was released in 2002 and won three MTV Music Video Awards. What’s more, it was also nominated at the 2004 Grammy Awards for Best Short Form Music Video.
As the song expressed, love will always be unexplainable by reason and logic, even scientists fail to explain it.
3. Hymn for the Weekend
"Hymn for the Weekend" is a song by Coldplay with Beyoncé. The song peaked at No.3 on the US Dance Club Songs (Billboard).
The music video shows the culture and festival of India, however, it was criticized for stereotypical portrayal of Indian society. Despite that it has over 800 million views on YouTube now, becoming the most viewed music video of Coldplay.
After listening, I really want to go to India. That’s the power of the song I think.
4. Fix You
"Fix You" was released on 5 September 2005 as the second single from X&Y and has reached No.4 on the UK Singles Chart. In 2005, the song appeared at No.2 on Q magazine's "100 Greatest Tracks of the Year".
The song is full of an emotion which you really want to tell your loved ones when they are all broken down and you can't bear the sight of them go down.
"Paradise" was met with positive reviews, and was the best-selling rock song of 2011 in the United Kingdom, selling 410,000 copies. The song reached at No.1 on the US Alternative Songs (Billboard).
As for the music video, it won the award for Best Rock Video at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards.
Opens with beautiful violin, and then bursts out with amazing music. I may really be in paradise every time I listen to this!
6. Adventure of a Lifetime
"Adventure of a Lifetime" was released as the lead single from their seventh studio album, A Head Full of Dreams (2015). The song peaked at No.7 on the UK Singles Chart and No. 13 on the Billboard Hot 100.
The music video makes me feel different about the song. Probably this should be the next planet of the ape’s movie....
"Yellow" reached No.4 in the UK Singles Chart, earning Coldplay their first top-five hit in the United Kingdom.
This Coldplay song lyric references to the band's lead singer Chris Martin's unrequited love. It's so emotional and heartfelt, which you can really tell that Martin cares more about this song more than any of the others.
8. A Sky Full of Stars
"A Sky Full of Stars" topped the Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs chart. What’s more, it was nominated for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance at the 57th Grammy Awards.
It is a song that not only shows the always-present emotion of Coldplay but also a great piece that represents these modern times, right?
9. Viva La Vida
What does Viva La Vida mean? It must be the first question that comes to your mind when you try to pronounce the song name.
Well, these words are Spanish for “live the life” or “long live life.”
This Coldplay song debuted to critical acclaim and commercial success after release, and it’s the band's first No.1 single in both the US and UK.
Most importantly, the song won the Grammy Award for Song of the Year at the 51st Annual Grammy Awards in 2009. It became the 6th song to reach the 4 million mark in paid downloads in the United States.
I always feel the song is sung for me. You know, life I s full of ups and downs. Whatever I’m going through, I’ve learn to find happiness, even in the darkest of times.
"Miracles" was released as a single from the film's soundtrack album on 15 December 2014 through Parlophone and Atlantic Records.
The song was well received by music critics, Eliza Berman of TIME magazine called the track "an anthemic tribute to the film's heroic protagonist".
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