David Bowie Rejected a Possible Coldplay Collaboration

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If you can imagine a David Bowie and Coldplay collaboration, know that such a thing actually came somewhat close to fruition.

Frontman Chris Martin revealed at last night’s BBC Music Awards that he once wrote a song with the intent of having Bowie sing vocals on it, NME reports.

But his request ended up denied by the iconic singer himself.

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“One time I sent him a song to ask him to sing on it,” Martin recalled. “He called me and said, ‘It’s not one of your best.'”

 

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