Coldplay performing new song “Higher Power” on ‘American Idol’

Credit: Dave Meyers; Art Direction: Pilar Zeta

Set your “Clocks”: it’s Coldplay Week on American Idol.

Chris Martin and company are set to perform on a special Mother’s Day episode of ABC’s reality singing competition, during which they’ll be giving their upcoming new single, “Higher Power,” its live debut. Also during the episode, Martin will be a guest mentor to the seven remaining contestants.

You can tune in to watch this Sunday, May 9, at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

“Higher Power” will officially be released this Friday, May 7. It follows Coldplay’s 2019 double album, Everyday Life, which features the singles “Orphans” and “Champion of the World.”

If you want a preview of “Higher Power,” you can listen to a snippet of the song now via Coldplay’s TikTok.

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