Coldplay have never been shy about their intentions of fixing those who need a little help, but now the band is putting their money where their mouth is.
The clip follows Grey as she flies down to Mexico City, capturing images of her leaving the hotel and going to the festival grounds, chilling in the backstage area before taking the stage to a packed crowd rocking out to her selections.
While the soaring new remix isn’t released until July 14, Hardwell is sharing a more than two and a half minute preview via Soundcloud. Listen to it here.
The video shows Coldplay frontman Chris Martin walking down the streets of Sydney looking like a street performer with an acoustic guitar with flowers attached, harmonica, and drum kit on his back.
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“This whole thing [music] is crazy, I can’t believe we’re allowed to do it. I could not have asked for a more dreamy job. Despite all the weird stuff that comes with it, everyday I feel so grateful.”
Thanks to iTunes, fan can hear the whole thing a week before its official release.
In front of dangling paper stars, Martin sang the rather somber song, which samples his daughter Apple’s voice.
Avicii’s imprint can be heard all over the track, from the majestic piano lines to the pounding bass drum that propels the song forward.
“The idea of ghost stories for me was: how do you let the things that happen to you, your ghosts, how do you let them affect your present and your future?” Martin said.
The first of a four part series with Chris Martin could be martin’s most revealing interview to date.
The good news? Coldplay fans can read the lyrics to the band’s new album before it hits stores. The bad news? They’ll have to find them, first.
The sad and subtle track also has the consciously uncoupled Martin showing off his falsetto with lines like, “I’m ready for it all, love/I’m ready for the pain.”