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I would still give my left ball to write anything as good as OK Computer." Martin is very vocal about his love for Norwegian new wave/Synthpop band a-ha. Everyone asks what inspired us, what we've been trying to steal from and what we listened to as we were growing up—the first band I ever loved was a-ha." Coldplay performed R. M.'s "Nightswimming" with Michael Stipe during their Austin City Limits performance in 2005, as a part of the Twisted Logic Tour.
In 2005 he stated the following in an interview: "I found myself in Amsterdam the other day and I put a-ha's first record on. Martin went on to call "Nightswimming" "the greatest song ever written".
Nelly Furtado joked about it, saying, "Yeah, he's my boyfriend—he just doesn't know it yet".
Martin put some chords together for a song known as "Beach Chair" and sent them to Jay-Z who enlisted the help of hip hop producer Dr. Coldplay producer Rik Simpson conceived and performed the drum beats.
The song appears on her self-titled debut album, which was released on 2 June 2017.
saying: "I don't buy weekend tickets to Ireland and hang out in front of their gates, but U2 are the only band whose entire catalogue I know by heart.
The first song on The Unforgettable Fire, "A Sort of Homecoming", I know backward and forward—it's so rousing, brilliant, and beautiful.
It's one of the first songs I played to my unborn baby." Martin also comments on Bono's effect on his own charity and political involvement he is even known to joke with friends referring to himself as "Crono".
His family's business was Martins of Exeter until sold by his father in 1999.
The song was performed on 27 September 2006 by the two during Jay-Z's European tour at Royal Albert Hall.
Martin has also worked on a solo collaboration with Kanye West, with whom he shared an impromptu jam session during a 2006 concert at Abbey Road Studios.
In 1996, they formed the rock band Coldplay, originally known as Pectoralz, later changed to Starfish temporarily until finally they were offered the name Coldplay by another band who did not want the name anymore.
Since the release of their debut album Parachutes in 2000, the band has had internationally recognised fame and success.