Parachutes

Label
Parlophone
Release date
19 Sep 2000
Running length
10 tracks
Running time
41:43

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Tracklist

    Track     Duration Listeners
1 Don't Panic 2:17 1,078,862
2 Shiver 4:59 798,681
3 Spies 5:18 571,017
4 Sparks 3:47 642,160
5 Yellow 4:28 1,369,587
6 Trouble 4:29 1,031,877
7 Parachutes 0:46 593,366
8 High Speed 4:14 548,690
9 We Never Change 4:09 545,106
10 Everything's Not Lost (Includes Hidden Track 'Life Is For Living') 7:16 36,373

About this album

Parachutes is the Grammy award-winning debut album by English rock band Coldplay, released on July 10, 2000 in the UK and on November 7 in the U.S… Parachutes quickly shot to number one in the United Kingdom, staying in the top ten for thirty-three weeks.

The album produced four hit singles: “Shiver”, “Yellow”, “Trouble”, and “Don’t Panic”. In the United States, the album peaked at only fifty-one on the Billboard 200 yet, it still managed to sell over two million copies within a year.

Parachutes won the Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album in 2002. It was placed at #14 in Channel 4’s 100 greatest albums of all time and in 2006 at #33 in NME’s 100 greatest British albums. Despite the album’s critical and commercial success, lead singer Chris Martin said that Coldplay looks beyond Parachutes. “We know that’s terrible music,” he said, “and we always try to think about what we can do next.”

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  • Slayerrrr_88

    Back when Coldplay was good and the songs intimate... Now they just make music fit for stadium shows with a lot of 'aaa's and ooo's' to sing along [8]

    6 hours ago Reply
  • unfoster

    Happy 14th birthday....

    10 Jul 4:58pm Reply
  • dz-

    Happy Birthday!!!

    10 Jul 12:34pm Reply
  • S4EEDR3ZA

    "Give the new stuff 10 years and see if the cycle continues. I like and appreciate everything they've done" Words of wisdom

    1 Jul 8:23pm Reply
  • Katarzyna16

    Najpiękniejsza płyta świata!

    1 Jul 1:09pm Reply
  • ArosaMarena

    How could this genuine gold shatter.

    15 May 7:59pm Reply
  • sofadecouro

    Back when Coldplay was good and the songs intimate... Now they just make music fit for stadium shows with a lot of 'aaa's and ooo's' to sing along [7]

    8 May 1:02am Reply
  • Starry-skies

    The feeling I get is that some people hated this when it came out for being too mainstream/overplayed, now they love it because the new albums seem that way in comparison or this album now has nostalgic status. Give the new stuff 10 years and see if the cycle continues. I like and appreciate everything they've done [4]. This isn't just the case with Coldplay unfortunately... [2]

    1 May 10:51pm Reply
  • BrenoAllex

    Estou in love com esse álbum, pqp! Um HINO atrás do outro! Não consigo parar de escutar! ♥

    21 Apr 4:45am Reply
  • LUCE08

    Never gets old. Classic Coldplay... Can play this on repeat and not get tired or sick of it. Their best work for sure.

    6 Apr 4:13am Reply
  • DonDonald

    Ah, back when Coldplay used to make music that came from the heart.

    12 Mar 2:10am Reply
  • JakeyWHFC

    Their first and last great album

    10 Mar 1:55pm Reply
  • bruno__alves

    best coldplay album tbh

    11 Feb 2:14am Reply
  • firefly2811

    best album no doubt

    17 Jan 6:36pm Reply
  • Crabroast22

    Back when Coldplay was good and the songs intimate... Now they just make music fit for stadium shows with a lot of 'aaa's and ooo's' to sing along [6]

    29 Dec 2013 Reply
  • MarinaBFR

    Back when Coldplay was good and the songs intimate... Now they just make music fit for stadium shows with a lot of 'aaa's and ooo's' to sing along [5]

    14 Dec 2013 Reply
  • Anabel_arg

    Back when Coldplay was good and the songs intimate... Now they just make music fit for stadium shows with a lot of 'aaa's and ooo's' to sing along [4]

    9 Dec 2013 Reply
  • TangoTSierra

    Back when Coldplay was good and the songs intimate... Now they just make music fit for stadium shows with a lot of 'aaa's and ooo's' to sing along.[3]

    25 Nov 2013 Reply
  • rnerhcp

    Back when Coldplay was good and the songs intimate... Now they just make music fit for stadium shows with a lot of 'aaa's and ooo's' to sing along.

    15 Oct 2013 Reply
  • Lilmedonster

    Their weakest album .Still like it though.

    11 Sep 2013 Reply
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