Chris Martin and Coldplay Win Brit Award

Congratulations also go to Amagansett’s Chris Martin, whose band Coldplay won Best Live Act at the 2013 Brit Awards last week. For their hugely successful Mylo Xyloto tour, the group beat out The Rolling Stones, Muse, The Vaccines and Mumford & Sons.

The British Phonographic Industry‘s annual pop music awards show was held on February 20. 2013 marked the Brit Awards‘ 33rd year. Coldplay has won eight Brit Awards since forming in 1996. The band’s Mylo Xyloto tour lasted 18 months and included 100 shows, for a total audience of 2.2 million fans, at stops around the world.

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