Coldplay are a British rock band formed in 1996 by lead vocalist and pianist Chris Martin and lead guitarist Jhonny Buckland at University College London (UCL). the single “Yellow” gave them international recognition in 2000.
The band has won 62 awards from 209 nominations throughout their career, including nine Brit Awards—winning Best British Group four times—five MTV Video Music Awards and seven Grammy Awards from 31 nominations. Coldplay have sold more than 80 million records worldwide, making them one of the world’s best-selling music artists
Coldplay mania in India
Coldplay spread their magic in India by shooting the video of “Hymn for the Weekend” in India.The video was shot in October 2015 at various Indian cities including Varanasi Worli Village, Mumbai and Kolkata. The fort showcased at the start and in between is Bassein Fort aka Saint Sebastian’s Fort located in Vasai, Mumbai. The video was also shot at the famous Maratha Mandir theatre which is reputed for showcasing a single film for 15 straight years. The video is themed on the Indian festival of Holi. The video was filmed by Ben Mor, and was released on 29 January 2016. Beyoncé and Indian actress Sonam Kapoor are also featured in the video.
Gear up for Coldplay, India!
If you love music then you gotta love Coldplay, and if you love Coldplay then we have some great news for you! Coldplay and is coming to India!
As promised by Chris Martin and Co. that they will be back to India for a concert, after completing the shooting for their video of hymn for the weekend and finding our country charming.
The event is likely to be held at the MMRDA Grounds in Mumbai.
However, there is no official confirmation from Coldplay as the India tour is not displayed on their website. But according to the sources its confirmed that Coldplay is going to perform on 19th November 2016 in Mumbai for sure.
This news has made every Coldplay fan jump on their beds, now lets hope for the best and wish that our speculation comes true!
Coldplay, India can’t wait for your MAGIC!