Phil Collins. English musician Phil Collins has released 8 studio albums, 1 live album, 4 compilation albums, 49 singles, 16 video albums, 41 music videos, 2 soundtrack albums, 3 box sets, and 2 remix albums. A Grammy and Academy Award-winning solo artist, Collins has sold more than 34.5 million albums in the United States, and 150 million records worldwide.. Phil Collins' status as one of the most successful pop and adult contemporary singers of the '80s and beyond was probably as much a surprise to him as it was to many others. Balding and diminutive, the Genesis drummer-turned-vocalist was almost 30 years old when his first solo single, "In the Air Tonight," became a number two hit in his native.
The Williams brothers react to hearing In the Air Tonight by Phil Collins for the first time. Photograph: YouTube. Edward Helmore. Sun 30 Aug 2020 02.19 EDT. Last modified on Thu 3 Sep 2020 05.58 EDT. Phil Collins In the Air Tonight has made a huge comeback in the music charts nearly 40 years after its release, thanks to a viral video of young American brothers reacting to his 1981 hit. Famous English musician Phil Collins (full name Philip David Charles Collins) was born in 1951 in Chiswick. As the drummer of Genesis, Phil achieved well-deserved recognition and became one of a few singing drummers – his Genesis band mates noticed and appreciated his amazing vocals.
Tim and Fred Williams, 22-year-old twins and YouTubers, recently filmed themselves listening to Collins' 1981 single for the first time. Their endearing reaction seems to have revived the song's.
Phil Collins Biography by William Ruhlmann + Follow Artist. The frontman for Genesis 2.0, with a soulful voice and pop smarts that made him one of the top superstars of the 1980s. Read Full Biography. Overview ↓ Biography. Phil Collins In the Air Tonight has made a huge comeback in the music charts nearly 40 years after its release, thanks to a viral video of young American brothers reacting to his 1981 hit. Originally released back in 1981, Phil Collins‘ classic “In the Air Tonight” is seeing a surge of popularity thanks to a viral video. Last month 22-year-old twins Tim and Fred Williams of. Phil Collins’ Feel it in the Air Tonight is absolutely one of those songs. It came out in 1980 and still slaps 40 years later. It came out in 1980 and still slaps 40 years later.