Chris Martin Wiki, Age, Bio, Height, Worth, Assets, Girlfriend, Wife

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Chris Martin is the name that everyone in the world knows. This famous singer who founded the band- Coldplay, is loved by millions of people. His alternative rock band has made so many people fall in love with him. Christopher Anthony John Martin a.k.aChirs Martin was born on 2 March in England. Born in a middle-class family, Chris has achieved a lot of fame from his songs and compositions. His father Anthony Martin was an accountant and his mother Alison was a music teacher. Chris met Phil Harvey who is the manager of the band when he was in Sherborne School in Dorest. He later went to study in the University of London where he found Jhonny Buckland, Guy Berryman and Will Champion and completed his band. Chris has also studies ancient World studied and graduated in Greek and Latin. He is one talented man. He can also play several instruments including piano, guitar, keyboards, bass organ, mandolin, harmonica, synthesizers, percussion, and clarinet. Today Coldplay is one of the best-selling music album in the entire world. Chris is also a Philanthropist and he currently became the creative director of the Global Citizen Festival in the year 2015 and he will remain so for the next 15 years. It is charitable work, where the main focus is to eradicate the global poverty and make the universe a better living place. Currently, the Global Citizen Festival was held in Mumbai on 19th November 2016 and a lot of people attended the concert making it extremely successful.

Career

Chris Martin

Chris formed the band when he was studying in the University of London. The band has four members who are extremely talented. It was formed in the year 1996 and it was initially called Pectoralz and was later called starfish, and finally they got the name Coldplay, as the other band was not using it. Their first album Parachutes was released in the year 2000. It was loved by everyone and gained a lot of fame. The song Yellow from the band gained a lot of fame and was listed number 4 on the hit list. Chris has also given a lot of solo performances with the other musicians. Chris was highly influenced by Travis- a Scottish band and it helped him create his own band.

Net Worth

$90 Million

Television Appearance

Chris has appeared in the shows like Extras, the Simpsons, and Saturday night Live and Super Bowl as himself. He has also appeared in the movies like Shaun of the Dead and Bruno. He has also given a lot of solo performances, few to mention are  Gravity, in the sun, beach sun, Heaven, Untitled song, Every day is like Christmas and many more.

Personal Info

  • Name: Christopher Anthony John Martin
  • Nickname: Chris Martin
  • Date of Birth: 2 March 1977
  • Age: 39 Years
  • Place of Birth: Whitestone, England
  • Schools: Hylton School, and Preparatory Exeter Cathedral School, Sherborne School
  • College: University College, London
  • Father: Anthony Martin
  • Mother: Alison Martin
  • Brother: Alex Martin
  • Sister: Nicola Martin
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Wife: Gwyenth Paltrow
  • Affair: Not Known
  • Children: Apple Martin and Moses Martin
  • Religion: Christian
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces
  • Height: 6’1”
  • Weight: 86Kgs
  • Eye Colour: Blue
  • Profession: Singer, Musician, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist
  • Languages Known: Hindi and English

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