Phil Collins

Singer-songwriter, Musician and Actor Phil Collins

Profession: Singer-songwriter, Musician and Actor


Biography: Phil Collins began his career as the drummer and occasional singer for the progressive rock band Genesis alongside Mike Rutherfield and Peter Gabriel. He went on to forge his own hugely successful solo career with such singles as "In the Air Tonight", "One More Night" and "Another Day in Paradise".

Collins has also achieved a considerable acting career, he was a child actor on stage on London and as an adult acted on TV and in film, including starring in "Buster" (1988) opposite Julie Walters.

Born: January 30, 1951
Birthplace: London, England
Age: 72 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius

Married Life

  • 2008-08-17 Genesis drummer and vocalist Phil Collins (57) divorces Swiss-born Orianne Cevey (35) after six years of marriage

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