About Phil Collins
It has been estimated that the overall amount of Phil Collins net worth currently is as much as 250 million dollars, which makes him one of the richest people in show business. Phil Collins has become well known because of his career in music, where he is known as a singer, song writer and instrument player. In addition to his career in music, Phil Collins is also an actor and writer. Therefore, all of these mentioned involvements have added up to making his name famous and increased the total estimate of Phil Collins net worth. More than 100 million copies of his music albums have been sold on an international level. Phil Collins, in addition to being a solo singer, is also known as a member of the band called “Genesis”. His involvement into music has also been awarded as he is a recipient of one Oscar award and seven Grammy awards.
Phil Collins was born in London, England in 1951. Phil Collins has been well known in music world in the period of 1968-2011. His songs have become popular not only in the United Kingdom, but also in the United States. In 1970, Phil Collins started his career as a professional musician, and since that time Phil Collins net worth started to accumulate. In that year, he joined the band called “Genesis”, where he played as a drummer. The leading man of the band was Peter Gabriel and Phil Collins served as a backing singer for him, too. However, Phil Collins also appeared as a leading member on some songs of the band, such as “More Fool Me” and “For Absent Friends”.
When Peter Gabriel left the band, Phil Collins became the leading singer of it. As a leading member of the band, Phil Collins appeared in many albums of the band, such as “Invisible Touch”, “A Trick of the Tail”, “We Can’t Dance”, “…And Then There Were Three…”, “Abacab”, “Duke” and “Genesis”. The sales of these albums have also added up to the total size of Phil Collins net worth.
In 1996 however he decided to leave the band and started his career as a solo performer. A lot of songs of him as a solo singer were about lost love. Examples of some of his songs include “Another Day in Paradise”, “In the Air Tonight”, “Against All Odds” and “Sussudio”. Thus, overall, his solo career also proved to be quite a success.