Top 11 Coldplay Love Songs For Your Wedding

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Coldplay started in Britain in 1996. Since then, they have released many swoon-worthy and perfectly choreographed songs that hit the spot for wedding micro-moments.

Enjoy our list of 11 Coldplay love songs that could be used as a first dance song and a processional song.

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Coldplay Love Songs List

My Universe

(with BTS)
Released in 2021 on the album Music Of The Spheres
A great song to play as a background song during cocktail hour or dinner.

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Lyrics to Love:

And I (I) just want (just want) to put you first
And you (you), you are (you are) my universe
And you make my world light up inside

A Sky Full Of Stars

Released in 2014 on the album Ghost Stories
The song starts as a piano ballad but then turns into Coldplay’s first EDM hit. Makes a perfect dance song or recessional song.

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Lyrics to Love:

You’re a sky full of stars
Such a heavenly view
You’re such a heavenly view

A Message

Released in 2005 on the album X&Y
A message is a song for lovers who don’t have a fairytale love relationship. If you have gone through tough times and are better together, then this is a song to tell your story.

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Lyrics to Love:

My song is love
My song is love I know
I’m on fire for you
Clearly, you don’t have to be alone

If you like this list, see Maroon 5’s love songs list.

Us Against The World

Released in 2011 on the album Mylo Xyloto
A good song to show the oneness of the bride and groom. There are struggles in life outside of the relationship. It’s Us Against The World

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Lyrics to Love:

Through chaos as it swirls
It’s us against the world

The Scientist

Released in 2002 on the album A Rush of Blood to the Head
The song speaks of a man’s desire for love… from his beautiful bride!!??

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Lyrics to Love:

I had to find you
Tell you I need you
Tell you I set you apart

Looking for a more romantic instrumental version for your wedding?
Check out The Scientist by Vitamin String Quartet.

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Always In My Head

Released in 2014 on the album Ghost Stories

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Lyrics to Love:

This, I guess
Is to tell you you’re chosen out from the rest

Reign Of Love

Released in 2014 on the album This Is Where I Leave You (Soundtrack)
A great song for the processional – the song playing as the bride walks down the aisle.

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Lyrics to Love:

Reign of love
By the church, we’re waiting
Reign of love
My knees go praying

Parachutes

Released in 2000 on the album Parachutes
A short song if you want to accentuate a quick wedding micro-moment with a song.

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Lyrics to Love:

I’ll be round
I’ll be loving you always
Always

Viva La Vida

Released in 2008 on the album Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends
Viva La Vida is Spanish for “Love Live Life”. Viva La Vida is Coldplay’s only song to reach the Billboard Hot 100. Probably the most recognized Coldplay song for those that are not Coldplay followers.

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Lyrics to Love:

Once you’d gone, there was never
Never an honest word
And that was when I ruled the world

Magic

Released in 2014 on the album Ghost Stories
It is about a couple who come together and fall apart. Not the perfect love song for weddings but it takes magic to bring them together.

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Lyrics to Love:

Call it magic
Call it true
Call it magic
When I’m with you

Yellow

Released in 2000 on the album Parachutes
Yellow makes for a great processional, recessional, or ceremony accent song.

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Lyrics to Love:

I came along
I wrote a song for you
And all the things you do
And it was called yellow

Also, read a list of love songs by Dave Matthews Band for your Big Day.

Fix You

Released in 2005 on the album X&Y

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Lyrics to Love:

High up above or down below
When you’re too in love to let it go
If you never try you’ll never know
Just what you’re worth

Bonus Coldplay Wedding Songs

Sparks

Released in 2000 on the album Parachutes
A song to play for walking down the aisle.


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Lyrics to Love:

My heart is yours
It’s you that I hold on to
That’s what I do

Something Just Like This

(The Chainsmokers & Coldplay)
Released in 2017 on the album Memories…Do Not Open
A great mid-tempo song to play as a background song while quests are eating or during cocktail hour.

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Lyrics to Love:

I’m not looking for somebody
With some superhuman gifts
Some superhero
Some fairytale bliss
Just something I can turn to
Somebody I can kiss

Coldplay’s Highest Charting Songs – U.K.

  • #1 Viva la Vida, 2008
  • #1 Paradise, 2011
  • #2 In My Place, 2002
  • #2 Speed of Sound, 2005
  • #2 Something Just Like This with The Chainsmokers, 2017
  • #3 My Universe with BTS, 2021
  • #4 Yellow, 2000
  • #4 Fix You, 2005
  • #4 Princess of China with Rihanna, 2012
  • #6 Every Teardrop Is a Waterfall, 2011
  • #6 Hymn for the Weekend, 2016
  • #7 Adventure of a Lifetime, 2015
  • #8 Violet Hill, 2008
  • #9 Clocks, 2003
  • #9 Sky Full of Stars, 2014

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