Orphans / Arabesque

Coldplay - Orphans / Arabesque
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Based on 73 ratings
2019 Ratings: #272
Liked by 5 people
October 24, 2019 / Release Date
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Pop Rock, Art Rock / Genres
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Updated rating cos GOD I love these songs

Original score: 83

This is actually a really good set of songs, the a-side feels very fun and vibrant, exciting and enthralling and feels very coldplay, while the b-side is more ballad-esc and melancholy, but still sounds like coldplay. I personally prefer Abaresque over Orphans but both songs are surprisingly good and makes me excited for this album.

Also sorry for being practically silent for a week, a lot has been going on in life; hopefully, I'll ... read more


I never thought of Coldplay as a bad band and this pair of new singles... definitely ain't bad at all. "Orphans" is undoubtedly the lead single off this album as it's the most pop-oriented of the two. It has a catchy enough hook and the bass grooves are silky smooth, but, as a whole, it's nothing mind-blowing. The adventurous "Arabesque", however, gives me just a little more hope for "Everyday Life". It's a direction I sincerely hope will make its way into future ... read more


Jesus Christ

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Track List

  1. Orphans
  2. Arabesque
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Added on: October 24, 2019