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Phil Collins

 
Date Of Birth:
January 30, 1951 (71)
Birth Place:
London, ENGLAND
Bio:
With over 280 million records sold, in a career spanning almost 50 years as a solo artist and a member of Genesis; 7 Grammy Awards and an Oscar, among other numerous accolades; more UK Top 40 singles than any other artist of the 1980s and 20 x Platinum albums and 7 Top 10 singles in Australia, Phil ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: January 30, 1951 (71)

Birth Place: London, ENGLAND

Bio:
With over 280 million records sold, in a career spanning almost 50 years as a solo artist and a member of Genesis; 7 Grammy Awards and an Oscar, among other numerous accolades; more UK Top 40 singles than any other artist of the 1980s and 20 x Platinum albums and 7 Top 10 singles in Australia, Phil ... (read complete bio)
 

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Photos

 Oct. 22, 2011 - Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany - Phil Collins with his sons Mathew and Ni Photo

Oct. 22, 2011 - Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany - Phil Collins with his sons Mathew and Nicolas and musical-actors Elisabth Huebert (Jane) and Alexander Klaws (Tarzan) attends the third birthday of the Disney-Musical 'Tarzan' at Neue Flora, Hamburg (Credit I

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Date:
10/24/2011


Phil Collins and Tituss Burgess

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Date:
02/15/2008


Phil Collins signs the cast wall.

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Date:
02/15/2008
 
Writing
Composer
Lyricist

Phil Collins Biography

With over 280 million records sold, in a career spanning almost 50 years as a solo artist and a member of Genesis; 7 Grammy Awards and an Oscar, among other numerous accolades; more UK Top 40 singles than any other artist of the 1980s and 20 x Platinum albums and 7 Top 10 singles in Australia, Phil Collins is a generational icon and cultural legend whose work continues to influence and inspire fans, critics and fellow artists.




Phil Collins News

The King Center Announces Two Additional Shows and BSO Single Tickets Photo The King Center Announces Two Additional Shows and BSO Single Tickets
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2022

The King Center for the Performing Arts has announced two additional shows coming to the Space Coast!  Elko Concerts Presents, writing, singing, and performing artist, Gordon Lightfoot: The Legend in Concert on Wednesday, March 15, 2023, at 8 PM.

Rob Evan, Donnie Kehr & More to Join LIVE WITH RYE & FRIENDS ON BROADWAY for Annivers Photo Rob Evan, Donnie Kehr & More to Join LIVE WITH RYE & FRIENDS ON BROADWAY for Anniversary Show at the Triad Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 30, 2022

The popular Broadway talk show Live with Rye & Friends on Broadway will celebrate its one-year anniversary with two celebratory shows on Monday, September 26 and October 17 at 9:30 pm at the Triad Theater.

EDINBURGH 2022: Review: FILLS MONKEY: WE WILL DRUM YOU, Pleasance Courtyard Photo EDINBURGH 2022: Review: FILLS MONKEY: WE WILL DRUM YOU, Pleasance Courtyard
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Aug 30, 2022

A worldwide sensation from Montreal to Beijing, Fills Monkey return with an exhilarating new show. Blending pure joy and comedy with extraordinary musicianship, these two exceptional drummers fuse musical styles from rock to heavy metal, and Latin to jazz. Creating percussive heaven they also play tribute to their favourite artists: AC/DC, Metallica, The Rolling Stones, U2, Phil Collins and more. Their drumsticks are magic and their irresistible beats go straight to the heart! A fun-packed experience to delight the whole family.

Aspire Presents TARZAN This Week Photo Aspire Presents TARZAN This Week
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022

Based on Disney's epic animated musical adventure and Edgar Rice Burrough's Tarzan of the Apes, Tarzan features heart-pumping music by rock legend, Phil Collins, and a book by Tony Award-winning playwright, David Henry Hwang. High-flying excitement and hits, like the Academy Award winning 'You'll Be in My Heart,' as well as 'Son of Man' and 'Two Worlds,' make Tarzan an unforgettable theatrical experience. 

Ensemble Theatre Announces 2023 Season Photo Ensemble Theatre Announces 2023 Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022

Ensemble Theatre has announced its 2023 season, with everything from classics to new works, hilarious comedy, to touching drama. Next year sees another 10-play season take to the stage, featuring huge cast names and brilliant playwrights, with a focus on female writing and directing.

The Manhattan Transfer Announces New Album & Farewell Tour Photo The Manhattan Transfer Announces New Album & Farewell Tour
by Michael Major - Aug 2, 2022

The 10-track set includes GRAMMY¬ģ Award winners Jorge Callandreli and Vince Mendoza, as well as vocal arrangers including Amanda Taylor of s√§je, to revisit their biggest hits from throughout the decades, including new arrangements of ‚ÄúChanson D‚ÄôAmour,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúTwilight Zone / Twilight Tone‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúThe Man Who Sailed Around His Soul.‚ÄĚ Plus, tour dates!

ASI WIND'S INNER CIRCLE to Open Off-Broadway This Fall Photo ASI WIND'S INNER CIRCLE to Open Off-Broadway This Fall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2022

David Blaine will make his New York producing debut with Asi Wind’s Inner Circle this fall at The Gym at Judson beginning Thursday, September 15 with opening night on Sunday, September 18.

Lynne Fiddmont to Headline JAZZ AT THE FOUNTAIN on Fountain's Outdoor Stage in August Photo Lynne Fiddmont to Headline JAZZ AT THE FOUNTAIN on Fountain's Outdoor Stage in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2022

Jazz at the Fountain will continue on the outdoor stage at the Fountain Theatre with R&B singer/songwriter Lynne Fiddmont and her band on Thursday, Aug. 18 at 8 p.m. Ms. Fiddmont tours the world as a vocalist, and has worked with artists such as Stevie Wonder, Phil Collins, Lou Rawls, Barbara Streisand and Natalie Cole.

New Shows Announced at The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall Photo New Shows Announced at The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
by Stephi Wild - Jul 11, 2022

Mary Bensel, Executive Director of the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, has announced ten additional shows for the upcoming season. Tickets for these shows go on sale Friday, July 15 at 10 a.m. The remainder of the 2022-2023 season will be announced at a later date.

TARZAN Comes to The Koorliny Arts Centre Photo TARZAN Comes to The Koorliny Arts Centre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 29, 2022

With music and lyrics by Genesis drummer and singer Phil Collins, Tarzan is based on the 1999 Disney film and staged by Laughing Horse Productions at the Koorliny Arts Centre. 

Phil Collins Videos

VIDEO: Jewelle Blackman and Quentin Garzón Perform 'Sure as the Sun Turns to Moon' F VideoVIDEO: Jewelle Blackman and Quentin Garzón Perform 'Sure as the Sun Turns to Moon' From TARZAN
by Stage Tube - Sep 11, 2020

Jewelle Blackman and Quentin Garzón have performed a rendition of 'Sure As The Sun Turns To Moon' from Tarzan.

Emily Taylor Kaufman To Perform At The 5th Annual Orianne And Phil Collins 'Little Dr VideoEmily Taylor Kaufman To Perform At The 5th Annual Orianne And Phil Collins 'Little Dreams Foundation' Gala
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 15, 2019

South Florida's 15 year old, singing sensation, Emily Taylor Kaufman will perform this Saturday, November 16, 2019 at the 5th Annual Orianne and Phil Collins 'Little Dreams Foundation' Gala in Miami, Florida with Phil Collins, Richard Marx and the Little Dreamers

Steve Hackett Announces Release of 'Genesis Revisited Band & Orchestra: Live at the R VideoSteve Hackett Announces Release of 'Genesis Revisited Band & Orchestra: Live at the Royal Festival Hall' Album
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 6, 2019

Following a sensational 2018 UK tour, legendary guitarist Steve Hackett has announced the release of a 2CD + DVD and 2CD +Blu-Ray digipaks titled 'Genesis Revisited Band & Orchestra: Live at the Royal Festival Hall' on 25th October 2019 via InsideOutMusic.

VIDEO: On This Day, May 10- Disney's TARZAN Swings Onto Broadway VideoVIDEO: On This Day, May 10- Disney's TARZAN Swings Onto Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - May 10, 2019

On this day in 2006, Disney's Tarzan swung onto Broadway starring Josh Strickland and Jenn Gambatese!

BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: A Chat with Paul Bogeav VideoBWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: A Chat with Paul Bogeav
by Konversations with Keeme - Jun 26, 2018

This episode features: Paul Bogeav- a music director-producer, arranger and composer. He supervised and conducted the music for the Academy Award winning film CHICAGO and was Executive Producer of its GRAMMY Award winning soundtrack. 

VIDEO: On This Day, May 10: TARZAN Swings Onto Broadway! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, May 10: TARZAN Swings Onto Broadway!
by A.A. Cristi - May 10, 2018

On this day in 2006, Disney's Tarzan swung onto Broadway starring Josh Strickland and Jenn Gambatese!

VIDEO: David Cook Debuts New Lyric Video For GIMME HEARTBREAK VideoVIDEO: David Cook Debuts New Lyric Video For GIMME HEARTBREAK
by Macon Prickett - Mar 1, 2018

Singer/Songwriter and American Idol Winner David Cook's brand-new EP, Chromance was released today. The EP features all new material that was written over the past year and also includes an ethereal mid-tempo spin on the Phil Collins classic 'Another Day in Paradise'

Lee Greenwood, Alabama & More to Perform On 'Deep From The Heart: The One America App VideoLee Greenwood, Alabama & More to Perform On 'Deep From The Heart: The One America Appeal'
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 5, 2017

The George H. W. Bush Presidential Library Foundation today announced a hurricane relief concert at Texas A&M's Reed Arena the evening of October 21st featuring former Presidents Obama, Bush 43, Clinton, Bush 41 and Carter joined by top music performers.

VIDEO: Darren Criss' Computer Games Releases Music Video for 'Every Single Night'
by Stage Tube - May 21, 2017

Indie alt-pop band Computer Games, comprised of frontman Darren Criss and multi-instrumentalist/vocalist Chuck Criss, have released their first music video for "Every Single Night," lead track from their debut album Lost Boys Life EP. Directed by Y2K, the video encapsulates the songs eclectic instrumentation, explosive rhythms, and juicy harmonies through vibrant visuals and playful choreography.

FIRST LISTEN: Leslie Odom Jr. Shares 'I'll Be Home for Christmas' from Forthcoming Holiday Album
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 10, 2016

Below, check out a first listen to the track 'I'll Be Home for Christmas' off the holiday LP.


Phil Collins Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Phil Collins written?
Phil Collins has written 1 shows including Tarzan (Composer).