Artists with college degrees
Chris Martin studied at University College London (UCL), at Ramsay Hall, where he read Ancient World Studies and graduated with first-class honours in Greek and Latin. At UCL, Martin met his future Coldplay bandmates Jonny Buckland, Guy Berryman and Will Champion.
John Legend was offered admission to Harvard University and scholarships to Georgetown University and Morehouse College - he ultimately decided to attend The University of Pennsylvania. He graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor's degree in English with an emphasis on African-American literature in 1999.
Ilya Lagutenko graduated from Far Eastern State University, Oriental Faculty, with a degree in “Country Studies” (Oriental studies and African studies). A protective diploma on the theme "Development of a cross-border economy between countries and China".