Best known as a member of Genesis, whom he joined in 1970 as a drummer, then becoming the lead vocalist in 1975 after the departure of Peter Gabriel.
He began a solo career in 1981, while remaining a member of Genesis.
Father of Simon Collins (with his first wife; marriage ended 1978); of Lily Collins (with his second wife Jill Tavelman; married, 4.8.1984, marriage ended, 1994); and of Nicholas Collins & Mathew Collins (with his third wife; married 1999, divorced 2008).
Writing & Arrangement
|BOX 7788-2||Various||Another Day In Paradise (as Collins, Phil) Various - Italo Rarities (Box + 3xCD, Comp)||ZYX Music||BOX 7788-2||Germany||2005||Sell This Version|
|ZYX 20899-2||Trucker Johnson Band||Another Day In Paradise (as Collins, Phil) Trucker Johnson Band - Harmonica On The Road (CD, Album)||ZYX Music||ZYX 20899-2||Europe||2009||Sell This Version|
|405380430752||Various||Dir Gehört Mein Herz (Radio Edit) (as Collins, Phil) Various - Die Volkstümliche Hitparade Winter 2016 (2xCD, Comp)||Telamonte||405380430752||Germany, Austria, & Switzerland||2016||Sell This Version|