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Coldplay, Jay-Z, Rihanna close Paralympic Games

16 song set featuring Coldplay's greatest hits and Rihanna on a swing


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Coldplay closed the Paralympic Games, and London 2012 in full, with a star-studded show inside the Olympic Stadium last night (Sept 9).

In perhaps the worst kept secret in the music industry, Chris Martin brought out guests Rihanna and Jay-Z as part of the show - performing 'Princess of China' with Rihanna and a special version of 'Paradise' with Jay-Z.

Other hits that Coldplay performed included 'Yellow', 'Clocks', 'Viva La Vida' and 'The Scientist'. Watched on by all 4,200 of the Paralympic athletes competing i the Games, Rihanna also performed her hits 'We Found Love' and 'Run This Town'.

The full sixteen song setlist from inside the 80,000 seater stadium was as follows:

'Us Against The World'
'Up In Flames'
'God Put A Smile Upon My Face'
'Charlie Brown'
'Princess Of China'
'Strawberry Swing'
'We Found Love'
'Viva La Vida'
'Run This Town' (featuring Jay-Z and Rihanna)
'Paradise' (featuring Jay-Z)
'The Scientist'
'Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall'

Photos: Coldplay, Jay-Z, Rihanna close Paralympic Games

David Renshaw


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