"I've released some great records and I've released some dogs. But frankly, the fun is in creating the thing."

  • Born Philip David Charles Collins on Jan. 30, 1951, in London, England
     
  • A founding member of Genesis, Phil Collins and the group first cracked the Top 10 on the Billboard 200 with 1981's Abacab, which went to No. 7. That same year, Collins' debut solo album, Face Value, also hit No. 7. The album featured the Top 20 hits "In The Air Tonight" and "I Missed Again."
     
  • Collins earned his first GRAMMY of his career was for Best Pop Vocal Performance for "Against All Odds (Take A look At Me Now)" at the 27th GRAMMY Awards.
     
  • Did you know? Collins played drums for Led Zeppelin during the group's reunion performance at Live-Aid in 1985.
     
  • Collins was honored as the MusiCares Person of the Year in 1997. The annual gala raises funds for MusiCares, which provides services and resources that cover a wide range of financial, medical and personal emergencies for music people.
     
  • He established the Little Dreams Foundation in 2000, with a mission of helping young aspiring talents without financial means to achieve their goals.

 

Phil Collins

"I've released some great records and I've released some dogs. But frankly, the fun is in creating the thing."

  • Born Philip David Charles Collins on Jan. 30, 1951, in London, England
     
  • A founding member of Genesis, Phil Collins and the group first cracked the Top 10 on the Billboard 200 with 1981's Abacab, which went to No. 7. That same year, Collins' debut solo album, Face Value, also hit No. 7. The album featured the Top 20 hits "In The Air Tonight" and "I Missed Again."
     
  • Collins earned his first GRAMMY of his career was for Best Pop Vocal Performance for "Against All Odds (Take A look At Me Now)" at the 27th GRAMMY Awards.
     
  • Did you know? Collins played drums for Led Zeppelin during the group's reunion performance at Live-Aid in 1985.
     
  • Collins was honored as the MusiCares Person of the Year in 1997. The annual gala raises funds for MusiCares, which provides services and resources that cover a wide range of financial, medical and personal emergencies for music people.
     
  • He established the Little Dreams Foundation in 2000, with a mission of helping young aspiring talents without financial means to achieve their goals.

 

GRAMMY Award Results for Phil Collins

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Wins
Best Soundtrack Album
Tarzan
Nominations
Best Song Written For A Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media.
You'll Be In My Heart (From Tarzan) (Single)
 
Nominations
Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal
I Can't Dance (Single)
 
Wins
Record Of The Year
Another Day In Paradise
Nominations
Album Of The Year
...But Seriously (Album)
Song Of The Year
Another Day In Paradise
Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male
Another Day In Paradise (Single)
Best Pop Instrumental Performance
Saturday Night And Sunday Morning (Track)
Best Music Video - Short Form
Another Day In Paradise (Video)
Best Music Video - Long Form
The Singles Collection (Video)
Producer Of The Year (Non-Classical)
Producer Of The Year
 
Wins
Best Song Written Specifically For A Motion Picture Or Television
Two Hearts (From Buster)
Nominations
Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male
A Groovy Kind Of Love (Single)
 
Wins
Best Concept Music Video
Land Of Confusion
 
Nominations
Best Pop Instrumental Performance (Orchestra, Group Or Soloist)
The Brazilian (Track)
 
Wins
Album Of The Year
No Jacket Required
Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male
No Jacket Required
Producer Of The Year (Non-Classical)
Nominations
Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal
Easy Lover (Single)
Best Music Video, Short Form
No Jacket Required (Video)
 
Wins
Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male
Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now)
Nominations
Song Of The Year
Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) (Single)
Best Rock Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal
Genesis (Album)
Best Rock Instrumental Performance
Second Home By The Sea (Track)
Best Album Of Original Score Written For A Motion Picture Or A Television Special
Against All Odds (Album)
Best Video, Short Form
Phil Collins (Video)
 
Nominations
Best Rock Vocal Performance, Male
I Don't Care Anymore (Track)

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