Which characteristics define Coldplays music

Text customer: Coldplay - The Scientist

"The Scientist" - translated: "The Scientist" is the name of the single from the No. 1 album "A Rush of Blood to the Head". The scientist stands for the attempt to see love rationally. But this fails. His lover separates from him and only now does he understand that he cannot be without her.

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I came to meet you, tell you I'm sorry

you don't even know how wonderful you are.

I had to find you, tell you I need you

And I tell you that I'll look at you differently.

In an interview, singer Chris Martin revealed that he was missing something on Coldplay's 2nd album. In a dark room in Liverpool he then wanted to record a song by ex-Beatle George Harrison - in vain. Instead, the tune for "The Scientist" shot into his head. The touching piano ballad was recorded in a very short time.

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Nobody said it was easy,

it's a shame for us to part

Nobody said it was easy,

no one ever told (me) that it was so hard.

With the music video of “The Scientist” the 4 boys from Coldplay were able to win 3 MTV awards. The special thing about the video: everything runs backwards.

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Questions of science,

Science and progress,

don't speak as loud as my heart

Tell me that You Love Me,

come back and chase me

and I start over