Philip David Charles Collins LVO is an English singer, songwriter, drummer, record producer and actor. He was the drummer and lead singer …
Philip David Charles Collins LVO is an English singer, songwriter, drummer, record producer and actor. He was the drummer and lead singer of the rock band Genesis and is also a solo artist. Between 1983 and 1990, Collins scored three UK and seven US number-one singles in his solo career. When his work with Genesis, his work with other artists, as well as his solo career is totalled, Collins had more US Top 40 singles than any other artist during the 1980s. His most successful singles from the period include "In the Air Tonight", "Against All Odds", "One More Night", "Sussudio" and "Another Day in Paradise".
- Born: Jan 30, 1951 (age 66) · Hounslow, England
- Height: 5' 6" (1.68 m)
- Spouse: Orianne Cevey (m. 1999 - 2008) · Jill Tavelman (m. 1984 - 1996) · Andrea Bertorelli(m. 1975 - 1980)
- Children: Lily Collins (Daughter) · Joely Collins (Daughter) · Simon Collins (Son)
- Member of: Genesis · Band Aid · Flaming Youth · Brand X · The Phil Collins Big Band
- Parents: Greville Collins (Father) · June Collins (Mother)