Philip David Charles Collins LVO is an English drummer, singer-songwriter, record producer and actor. He was the lead singer and drummer …
Philip David Charles Collins LVO is an English drummer, singer-songwriter, record producer and actor. He was the lead singer and drummer of the rock band Genesis and is also a solo artist. Between 1982 and 1989, 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", "Two Hearts" and "Another Day in Paradise".
- Born: Jan 30, 1951 (age 67) · London, 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
- Awards: Academy Award for Best Original Song (2000) · Grammy Award for Album of the Year(1986) · Grammy Award for Record of the Year (1991) · Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song (2000, 1989) · Grammy Award for Best Male Pop …