Square One (4:47)

Cover of X&Y

From X&Y and 17 other releases

‘Square One’ is the opening track to Coldplay’s 2005 album, X&Y. It carries a distinct anthemic quality with a ‘building’ progressive sound.

Tags

Everyone’s tags

More tags

Play with Spotify

Albums featuring this track (18)

Similar Tracks

  Track   Duration Listeners
Coldplay - White Shadows 5:28 611,288
Coldplay - Low 5:32 544,986
Keane - Somewhere Only We Know 3:58 945,721
Keane - Crystal Ball 3:53 370,170
Oasis - Wonderwall 4:18 1,711,256
Oasis - Champagne Supernova 7:30 819,339

Listening Trend

622,417listeners all time
3,438,421scrobbles all time
Recent listeners trend:

Explore more

Listen to, buy or share

Buy

Send Ringtones to Cell

You're in control, is there anywhere you wanna go?
You're in control, is there anything you wanna know?
The future's for discovering
The space in which we're traveling

MetroLyrics Full lyrics at MetroLyrics

Shoutbox

Leave a comment. Log in to Last.fm or sign up.
  • NickWire77

    I would like to go to another life sustaining planet. And I would like to know how to levitate. Thank you Chris Martin. Since you asked.

    15 Jul 1:19am Reply
  • S4EEDR3ZA

    Mind-achingly underrated

    28 May 11:22am Reply
  • Henriquecsl

    Give us real Coldplay back!

    1 May 2:46am Reply
  • seanbonner1

    If this band had any sense they'd play this song at every show. Absolutely phenomenal.

    25 Apr 3:42pm Reply
  • shellbyrne

    Absolutely agree, what a message!

    6 Mar 7:18pm Reply
  • midk

    I remember in 2005, when I was 15, listening to this album on the bus to school every morning, quietly watching the world pass by; I was new to music, but knew this felt utterly important. Just want ... somebody listening to what you say. It doesn't matter who you are. I couldn't have asked for a more important set of messages to grow up to. This still takes me right back to those mornings -- and the coda at the end of the song, I cannot believe how little emotional resonance it has lost. Perhaps even gained. I remember the mediocre reviews... people who had no idea what the world was to become. Album was ahead of its time.

    17 Feb 10:03pm Reply
  • Daniel_Green

    Amazing song!

    30 Dec 2013 Reply
  • SFH-

    masters of opening albums [2] - this is so true

    22 Dec 2013 Reply
  • S4EEDR3ZA

    masters of opening albums.

    13 May 2013 Reply
  • u_go_na

    ♥Love♥

    3 May 2013 Reply
  • NickWire77

    for people who think Coldplay is "gay" should listen to this song.

    2 May 2013 Reply
  • yagamisakura

    possibly their best song [3]

    28 Feb 2013 Reply
  • Prima-flor

    6 Feb 2013 Reply
  • SFH-

    mystery

    6 Oct 2012 Reply
  • RaafaCamargo

    Me dá arrepios a cada vez que escuto.

    28 Aug 2012 Reply
  • Rogamma

    It correlates somehow with the spirit of that time. So much freedom. I feel like I travel from one city to another by one click, and sky is deep blue.

    11 Aug 2012 Reply
  • Rogamma

    The best song I've ever heard. Flows me away into 2003 actually, into my childhood. The funny thing is, I think I never heard it before 2012.

    11 Aug 2012 Reply
  • kremertimur

    my fav song from X&Y

    26 Jul 2012 Reply
  • Jen420

    ♥ ♥

    29 Jun 2012 Reply
  • Clembot

    the space in which we travel in

    14 May 2012 Reply
  • All 201 shouts

Listening Now

Top Listeners