Speed of Sound (song)
|"Speed of Sound"|
|Single by Coldplay|
|from the album X&Y|
|B-side||"Things I Don't Understand"
|Released||23 May 2005|
|Genre||Alternative rock, post-Britpop|
|Length||4:49 (album version)
4:23 (radio edit)
|Writer(s)||Guy Berryman, Jonny Buckland, Will Champion, Chris Martin|
|Producer||Danton Supple, Coldplay|
|Coldplay singles chronology|
"Speed of Sound" is the first single off British alternative rock band Coldplay's third studio album X&Y. The song was released on 23 May 2005. The song is build around a piano riff which later builds a synthesiser-heavy chorus. It was named Song of the Year by the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP).
References[change | change source]
- "Yusuf Islam Named Songwriter of the Year at ASCAP Awards in London". American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. http://www.ascap.com/press/2006/101106_prs.html. Retrieved 2014-06-12.
- "All About 'Mimi'". Entertainment Weekly. http://www.ew.com/ew/article/0,,1138182,00.html. Retrieved 2014-06-12.
- "Grammy Awards 2006: Key winners". BBC News. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/entertainment/4510682.stm. Retrieved 2014-06-12.
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