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Spotlight: Mines Advisory Group’s Celebrity Supporters

MAG is one of the world’s leading humanitarian organisations providing conflict-affected countries with a real chance for a better future. Clearing the remnants of conflict from some of the world’s poorest nations, educating and employing local people and helping to provide solutions for those trapped by poverty and economic devastation through no fault of their own. MAG’s Music Beats Mines initiative is an ongoing series of events organised by volunteers who wish to raise funds for landmine clearance in some of the world’s poorest communities. Celebrity supporters Mines Advisory Group has 32 known supporters, including Coldplay, Katy Perry, and Joanna Lumley Areas of work Weapons Reduction Read more about Mines Advisory Group's work and celebrity supporters. Rel...

Coldplay Puts Emotional Spin on Linkin Park’s “Crawling” in Honor of Chester Bennington

For the finale of Coldplay's North American tour stop in East Rutherford, NJ, on Tuesday night, Chris Martin decided to close out the show with one of the band's most emotional performances yet. He sat down at the piano and began to play a soulful, st...

Let’s Reflect on the Time Jon Snow Sang Ygritte a Hilarious Game of Thrones Song

Who knew Chris Martin was so passionate about Game of Thrones? The Coldplay frontman participated in a truly unforgettable sketch for Red Nose Day back in 2015, and we can't help but watch it over and over again, especially now that the show is on...

Oxfam Celebrates 15 Years Working With Coldplay

The 2017 leg of Coldplay's ‘A Head Full of Dreams’ tour, which comes to the U.S. on August 1st, marks 15 years of Oxfam working with Coldplay. In that time, over 60,000 Coldplay fans have signed up to support Oxfam campaigns to highlight unfair trade practices and the plight of refugees. Chris Martin said: “As a band, we’re really proud to have had Oxfam on the road with us for the past fifteen years. It’s given our incredible fans the chance to show their support for campaigns from Make Trade Fair to supporting refugees.” Coldplay has been among Oxfam’s most high profile and vocal supporters, using their worldwide success to help Oxfam campaign on all five of their tours in over 50 countries. Front man Chris Martin first travelled with Oxfam i...

Oxfam Celebrates 15 Years Working With Coldplay

The 2017 leg of Coldplay's ‘A Head Full of Dreams’ tour, which comes to the U.S. on August 1st, marks 15 years of Oxfam working with Coldplay. In that time, over 60,000 Coldplay fans have signed up to support Oxfam campaigns to highlight unfair trade practices and the plight of refugees. Chris Martin said: “As a band, we’re really proud to have had Oxfam on the road with us for the past fifteen years. It’s given our incredible fans the chance to show their support for campaigns from Make Trade Fair to supporting refugees.” Coldplay has been among Oxfam’s most high profile and vocal supporters, using their worldwide success to help Oxfam campaign on all five of their tours in over 50 countries. Front man Chris Martin first travelled with Oxfam i...

Russell Simmons’ Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation Announces 2017 Art For Life Benefit

Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation (RPAF) has announced the honorees for the 2017 ART FOR LIFE Benefit on July 15th at Fairview Farms in Bridgehampton, NY. RPAF which is dedicated to providing underserved inner city youth with significant exposure to the arts, as well as developing and supporting under-represented artists will honor Former President Consumer Beauty Division, Coty Inc., Esi Eggleston Bracey; rapper, author and producer, Chuck D; Chief Brand Officer, Uber, Bozoma Saint John and 2017 Featured Artist, Sanford Biggers for their support of the arts, career achievements, and overall commitment to our communities. Hosted by Russell Simmons and Danny Simmons, guests will experience a night of fantasy opulence, magic and wonder at the “Midnight at the Oasis” themed p...

Ariana Grande Announces Star-Studded Benefit Concert In Manchester

Ariana Grande is returning to Manchester to headline a special One Love Manchester benefit concert on Sunday 4 June to honour and raise vital funds for the victims and families who were tragically affected by the Manchester attack after her show last week. The concert will take place at the Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground. General admission and hospitality tickets will be on sale through Ticketmaster from Thursday 1 June 2017 at 10:00AM BST. The concert will feature performances by stars such as Justin Bieber, Coldplay, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, Pharrell Williams, Usher, Take That, One Direction's Niall Horan, and others. The concert will be broadcast on BBC Television, and on BBC Radio and Capital Radio Networks. The BBC will be the host broadcaster for international television ne...