WATCH: Coldplay Reveal The Hilarious Story Of Their Beyonce Collab To James Corden

9 December 2015, 10:38

Coldplay on Collaborating with Beyonce

01:43

Apparently there are several stages to get though… including getting checked for lice by Kelly and Michelle…

We were pretty excited when Coldplay revealed they had a collaboration with Beyonce on their new album ‘A Head Full Of Dreams’ – but it turns out the story of how it came about is even funnier!

That… Was… EPIC! Coldplay Kick Off Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball With Coca-Cola!

Beyonce features on their track ‘Hymn For The Weekend’, and James Corden couldn’t resist asking how the band got actual Queen Bey on backing vocals – no mean feat for one of the most iconic female performers on the planet!

Chris Martin revealed the TOTALLY REAL AND NOT AT ALL MADE UP story of how their collaboration came about – and it is probably one of the greatest pop stories we’ve ever heard.

Chris revealed, “You get summoned to their castle, then you wait for about a week in a small room where you’re just fed very minimally.

“Whoever survives gets through to the next stage where you get to play tennis with Jay, and if you beat him twice you get sent through to meet Destiny’s Child. They check you for lice and bugs and if they deem you clean enough you can meet Beyonce behind a screen.”

WOW. Just wow. Well, we’re extremely glad they made it through all of the trials and brought ‘Hymn For The Weekend’ into our lives. 

EXCLUSIVE: Coldplay Cover Justin Bieber's 'What Do You Mean’… On Toy Instruments!

Coldplay - 'A Sky Full Of Stars' (Live At The Jingle Bell Ball 2015)

04:18

Kendall Jenner racist

Twitter Isn't Happy With Kendall Jenner Over The Skin Tone Of Her Recent Emoji Choice

Snapchat Accounts Ariana Kim K Rita Ora

80+ Of The Biggest Celebrities You Really NEED To Add On Snapchat Today

Capital Metadata - Capital App March 2017

Want To Control The Music On Capital? Now You Can With Our New App - My Capital!

  • Top Ten
  • 11 - 20
  • 21 - 30
  • 31 - 40
  1. 1
    What About Us artwork
  2. 2
    Reggaeton Lento (Remix) artwork
  3. 3
  4. 4
    Friends artwork
  5. 5
    More Than Friends artwork
  6. 6
    Sun Comes Up artwork
  7. 7
    SUBEME LA RADIO artwork
  8. 8
    Rain artwork
  9. 9
  10. 10
    Feels artwork
  11. 11
    Despacito (Remix) artwork
  12. 12
    Back To You artwork
  13. 13
    Your Song artwork
  14. 14
    Instruction artwork
  15. 15
    Pretty Girl (Cheat Codes x Cade Remix) artwork
  16. 16
  17. 17
    Attention artwork
  18. 18
    One Last Time artwork
  19. 19
    Miracles (Someone Special) artwork
  20. 20
    Symphony artwork
  21. 21
  22. 22
    Wild Thoughts artwork
  23. 23
  24. 24
    Mama artwork
  25. 25
    Came Here For Love artwork
  26. 26
  27. 27
    Galway Girl artwork
  28. 28
    Strip That Down artwork
  29. 29
    Slow Hands artwork
  30. 30
  31. 31
    Mi Gente artwork
  32. 32
    Real Life artwork
  33. 33
    Boys artwork
  34. 34
    2U artwork
  35. 35
    Crying In The Club artwork
  36. 36
  37. 37
    Chasing Highs artwork
  38. 38
    Rockabye artwork
  39. 39
    Get Low artwork
  40. 40
    Something Just Like This artwork
  • Top Ten
  • 11 - 20
  • 21 - 30
  • 31 - 40
Visit the site