Real Name:
Philip David Charles Collins
British pop rock musician (drummer, pianist), songwriter and actor, born 30 January 1951 in Chiswick, London, England, UK. Inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2003.
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).
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Phil Collins - Wicker Park (Soundtrack Album) album art Various Against All Odds (as Collins/Charles) Various - Wicker Park (Soundtrack Album) (Comp, Album) Lakeshore Records Europe 2004 Sell This Version
Phil Collins - Chillout 06/The Ultimate Chillout album art Various Against All Odds (as Collins/Charles) Various - Chillout 06/The Ultimate Chillout (Comp) Nettwerk America US 2005 Sell This Version

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August 31, 2017
Shouldn't interview discs be in the miscellaneous section? They're not albums...


November 27, 2016
It's sad that Phil descended to soft rock hell and damaged his reputation with rather arrogant comments. He was a very accomplished drummer and when he rocked, he could truly rock.

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