Phillip David Charles Collins, commonly known by his stage name Phil Collins is an English multi-instrumentalist, record producer and songwriter who began as a drummer but later became a singer. The year-old was the lead singer of the rock band Genesis but has since produced and released solo albums and tracks. Phil was born in the United Kingdom, and his career in music has spanned over three decades. His first song, rather the first songs that he sang were in the album Ark 2 released in October Phil has received much success throughout his music career, but he is best known for this solo hit.
19. The Phil Collins Big Band – That’s All (1999)
He was quite the unlikely pop superstar. From joining Genesis as a drummer to becoming one of the world's most popular singers, Phil Collins is a true pop and rock legend. We've selected a handful of our absolute favourite solo Phil tunes from his hugely successful career - is yours in there? Another number one for Phil in the States, this ballad came about when Phil was playing around with his drum machine, and he started saying the chorus of the song.
On Air Now
Hits stylized as Hits , released in and again in , following the success of " In the Air Tonight " on the Cadbury advertisement campaign , is the first greatest hits album by English drummer and singer-songwriter Phil Collins. The collection included fourteen top 40 hits, including seven American number one songs, spanning from the albums Face Value through Dance into the Light One new Collins recording, a cover of Cyndi Lauper 's " True Colors ", also appeared on the collection and was a popular song on adult contemporary stations.