Top 10 Melancholic Coldplay Songs (page 4)
7. “Viva La Vida”
Out of all of Coldplay’s songs, “Viva La Vida” is the most different in terms of storytelling, but the theme is the same: once upon a time, I had something and I lost it.
In “Viva La Vida,” that something is power.
I used to rule the world/Seas would rise when I gave the word/Now in the morning I sleep alone/Sweep the streets I used to own