Coldplay - Parachutes
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Are These The Best British Debut Albums Of The 00s?
3. Coldplay - Parachutes
The post-Britpop era was a grim time, with some adventurous bands falling flat and some old favourites making good (The Verve, for one). It was Chris Martin that opened the 21st Century with an album of open honesty and emotion. They were all primed for superstardom. Key track: Don’t Panic.