Philip David Charles “Phil” Collins, LVO (born 30 January 1951) is an English musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, actor and writer, best known both as drummer and vocalist for English rock group Genesis and as a solo artist. He sang the lead vocals on dozens of hit albums and singles in the UK and the US between 1976 and 2010, either as a solo artist or with Genesis. His solo singles, sometimes dealing with lost love and often featuring his distinctive gated reverb drum sound, ranged from the atmospheric “In the Air Tonight”, dance pop of “Sussudio”, piano-driven power ballad “Against All Odds”, to the political statements of “Another Day in Paradise”.
Phil Collins Teases Return to Music: 'I'm Trying to Get Back Into Writing'
Hollywood Reporter, 2013-12-05 20:17:23
"I've started to thrash around at the piano," says the former Genesis drummer who retired in 2010. "All you need is something to hang an idea on and you're off."read more
Phil Collins says he is writing songs again
Yahoo Entertainment, 2013-12-04 22:37:23
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Phil Collins, whose earnest ballads made him a solo star in the 1980s, is penning songs again. Although he dreads the idea of extended touring because it would take him away from his five children, the former Genesis frontman says he has missed the creativity ...
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Perez Hilton Gossip, 2012-11-29 00:02:44
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