“Hypnotised” is a “dreamlike ballad” from the British rock band Coldplay’s 2017 EP, Kaleidoscope. It is the second song from the EP to be announced, and is the fifth track on what will be a five track EP, planned for release on June 2, 2017.
Described as a “non-single” by the group, it was announced on the official Coldplay site on the March 2, 2017, coinciding with lead singer Chris Martin’s 40th birthday, and in anticipation of the EP’s release on June 2. It can be listened to via most of the mainstream music services.
— Coldplay (@coldplay) March 2, 2017
The track was released alongside what writers described as being “a captivating lyric video” directed by Mary Wigmore. Chris Martin said the following about the release of “Hypnotised:”
“Hypnotised” won’t necessarily be a “single,” as much as it simply the first offering from the EP.