Chris Martin says watching Back to the Future motivated him to found Coldplay

Fans of Coldplay All over the planet they are eagerly awaiting the start of the band’s world tour to promote the release of their new album Music of the Spheres. This series of concerts will tour various countries in South America, including Peru. It will begin on March 18 in San José, Costa Rica and will end in Rio de Janeiro on September 10, 2022.

In this sense, its leader Chris Martin carries out a series of interviews as a prelude to the tour of his group. Precisely, during an interview for The Kelly Clarkson show the singer revealed one of the biggest secrets of his life, which directly influenced his love for music and the creation of his band.

The British musician pointed out that, due to his growth in a rural area, far from the city and before the internet age, it was television that led him to shape his preferences. Thus, Martin He claimed that seeing Michael J. Fox in Back to the Future was the beginning of his love for music and sparked a desire to form a band.

“That’s what made me want to be in a band, you know? That scene, yes, “he said in the interview. On the other hand, the Coldplay vocalist declared himself a fan of the protagonist of the aforementioned saga because, during his concert in New York in 2016, Michael J. Fox took the stage with them to play the mythical song to which he refers on the tape.

“My number one, probably, is Michael J. Fox. One time he came and played two of the Back to the future songs with us (…). That was really wonderful. He came to play ‘Johnny B. Goode’ and stuff, it was amazing, “he added.

Prices to see Coldplay at the National Stadium in Lima range between 793 and 172 soles. However, the sale of tickets for this presentation was sold out in just two days, so thousands of fans asked through social networks to enable a new date.