Archived from on 23 March 2016. Archived from on 1 January 2015. Archived from on 26 September 2013. It is a spiritually driven album that revolves around two major themes mentioned by lead singer. It became 2014's fifth best-selling album, having sold 117,000 copies throughout the year. Select album in the field Format. Mylo Xyloto had also sold 8 million copies within the first year of release.
It features guest producers , and , and the band's frequent collaborator. It also became their first number-one single on the Billboard chart. Co-produced by the band with along with returning Daniel Green and , it was released by on 16 May 2014. Archived from on 15 May 2014. The album was released by in North America on 19 May 2014.
Archived from on 6 January 2016. Archived from on 7 June 2014. The album received mixed to positive reviews, with many critics praising the band's return to the more stripped-down and melancholy style found in their earlier music, though some took issue with its lukewarm lyrical content. Enter Ghost Stories in the field Titel. A Journal of Musical Things. Chris Martin and stars as lovers in the video.
One of the hidden envelopes also contained a special Golden Ticket, allowing its finder and their guest to go to London for the Coldplay concert at the in July. The show, which included cinematic vignettes and 360-degree projections, was attended by an audience of 800 fans and press, and was broadcast in in several countries in May and June 2014. Worldwide, Ghost Stories sold over 3. Coldplay performed on the opening night of the televised 2014 at on 11 March 2014 at the in. The angel wings themselves feature cryptic imagery of -style drawings of fairly contemporary objects and concepts. Scroll through the page-list below until year 2016 to obtain certification. The music video for the song was released on 22 August 2014, and was directed by Jonas Åkerlund.
Select Platinum in the Certification field. Archived from on 12 May 2014. Although the track is not available on the standard edition of Ghost Stories, it is available on the worldwide—except for the United States where it is included on the deluxe version of Ghost Stories sold by. Ghost Stories was officially unveiled by Coldplay and Parlophone a week later on 3 March 2014, along with its artwork and track listing. Following the release of the single and track, it charted on 25 national , so far peaking within the top ten in 18 countries.
Archived from on 10 March 2016. Ghost Stories — Standard edition No. The album was recorded by the band throughout 2013 and 2014 at the band's purpose-built home studios in London, England, and in Los Angeles. A larger, digital version of the artwork is available on Coldplay's official website, with the ability to zoom into the artwork with a. It was the band's fifth appearance on the show.
Archived from on 16 July 2014. . The images include a couple in love, a man facing a mirror, a flight of , a circular maze, a girl by candlelight, a window looking out onto an incoming and a garden plant with a ladder, amongst other imagery depicted in the artwork. Archived from on 23 March 2014. Enter Coldplay in the field Interpret. Archived from on 29 May 2014.
The creation of the album actually started at Guy Berryman's house in London in early 2013 where he had settled a little studio where everyone gathered to jam and try some new music during a break after the band's big tour for Mylo Xyloto. As always, there's a lot going on in the music, sculpted by the band along with various collaborators. Select albums in the Format field. Within 24 hours from its iTunes release, the track had sold 121,690 units worldwide, peaking at number one in 86 countries on the iTunes Store Charts. This version of the track also appears on the digital version released on Spotify. As of August 2017, Ghost Stories has sold over 160,000 copies in Canada.
Archived from on 28 October 2014. There are plans for an exhibition of Fürstová's Ghost Stories artworks in the Autumn of 2014 in central London. The lyric sheets were found in libraries in Mexico City, Singapore, Helsinki, Barcelona, , New York City, , and Johannesburg. Archived from on 10 June 2014. Archived from on 14 October 2014. At the it was named Top Rock Album.