The band beat Ellie Goulding and Paolo Nutini to the top spot.
Thursday, 3rd July 2014
Thursday, 17th April 2014
The band have announced six international dates in support of the new album - including one at the historic London venue.
Wednesday, 26th March 2014
The Coldplay man and the actress are to "remain separate", according to a statement.
Monday, 3rd March 2014
The follow up to 2011's Mylo Xyloto is out 19 May 2014.
Tuesday, 12th November 2013
The band are once again putting on a show for charity Kids Company...
Friday, 9th August 2013
Coldplay's first single for more than a year will be called Atlas...
Thursday, 21st February 2013
The charity's Ben Knowles reflects on a great evening at the BRIT Awards.
Wednesday, 20th February 2013
Mumford And Sons, Coldplay and The Black Keys also triumph…
Monday, 21st January 2013
Big names who all suffer from tinnitus are all donating tracks to a complation album put together by XFM's Eddy Temple Morris.
Friday, 14th December 2012
Firefighters have offered to give Chris Martin free safety lessons - after some recent disasters in the kitchen...
Tuesday, 7th August 2012
The 'Paradise' singer uses Apple and Moses' reactions to gauge whether songs are worth releasing....
Tuesday, 12th June 2012
People are reporting being given a fright as the glowing souvenirs come to life in the middle of the night....
Friday, 25th May 2012
Chris Martin admits that the flashy gimmick is costing the band…
Friday, 4th May 2012
The Coldplay frontman has admitted he's been suffering from the condition for the last 10 years...
Tuesday, 21st February 2012
Coldplay, Foo Fighters and Lana Del Rey also take home prizes.
Tuesday, 31st January 2012
They're up for seven in total - including Best British Band, and Best Album.
Monday, 20th April 2009
Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Lilly Allen and Pet Shop Boys are also heading for Denmark in July...
Friday, 30th January 2009
The superstar claims that he'd like Coldplay shows to be more raucous...
Young Fathers: "We're ambitious and want to be heard"
Young Fathers win Barclaycard Mercury Music Prize
ALBUM OF THE WEEK: Bear's Den - Islands
The incredible Bear's Den release their stunning debut album Islands. Sample their wares here.
The 5 BEST new songs of the week: 27 October 2014
This week, our five BEST songs of the week come from Royal Blood, Coasts, Fall Out Boy, Jungle and Black Rivers. Have a listen.
SHRIEK! Dare you look at XFM's scariest album covers of all time?
Halloween is round the corner... so XFM has rifled through the record collection for a selection of the most freaky and disturbing LP sleeves ever concocted.
Great band, crap name: when the artists you love pick terrible band names
Dave Grohl claims that Foo Fighters is a terrible band name. But is it really that bad? There are many, many other examples that are far, far worse.