A Rush of Blood to the Head

Coldplay - A Rush of Blood to the Head
Critic Score
Based on 14 reviews
2002 Ratings: #40 / 192
User Score
Based on 953 ratings
2002 Ratings: #47
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Nightwing734
90
The Scientist is one of the few songs from my childhood that still hits like a brick
Supertartory
95
Have you ever thought why we hate Coldplay? A lot of people despise the band… even though they have made some amazing music. Take a look at their first four albums and tell me they’re not all at least good. Today we’re going to be taking a look at one of these four: A Rush of Blood to the Head, which is my personal favourite Coldplay album, so today I want to tell you why I think it’s amazing, and stands up with a lot of my favourite albums!

A Rush of Blood to me has a ... read more
smallpeeble
86
faves:

1. in my place
2. the scientist
3. warning sign
4. a rush of blood to the head
KiteMan
80
Do you think Chris Martin knew what he was implying when he sang “I came here with a load and it feels so much lighter now I’ve met you”. I mean, he never specified which kinda load, so you can’t blame me for being suspicious.

Favourite Tracks: Politik, A Rush Of Blood To The Head, Clocks

Least Favourite Track: Warning Sign
TehSniper_143
95
"A Rush of Blood to the Head" is near pop-rock perfection. This project was mainly created after the September 11th attacks, and it definitely shows, in that everything is 1000x more somber and heartbreaking. Chris Martins voice is on a god level here, the instrumentations on here are amazing as well, with some amazing sounding pianos and violins on here and the songwriting here is masterful, with some amazing lyrics on here, like:

"Stood on the edge
Tied to a noose
And you came ... read more
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Track List

  1. Politik
  2. In My Place
  3. God Put A Smile Upon Your Face
  4. The Scientist
  5. Clocks
  6. Daylight
  7. Green Eyes
  8. Warning Sign
  9. A Whisper
  10. A Rush Of Blood To The Head
  11. Amsterdam

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