Phil Collins Net Worth 2019, Biography, Early Life, Education, Career and Achievement
Phil Collins Net Worth – Phil Collins is an English singer, songwriter, instrumentalist, record producer, and actor. He is widely known as the drummer and lead singer of the rock band Genesis. He has an astounding net worth of $260 Million.
Early Life, Family and Education:
Phil Collins was born on 30 January 1951 in west London, England, he was born to Winifred M., a theatrical agent, and Greville Collins, an insurance agent. From an early age, Phil showed an interest for the stage and music. As a result, he played drums from the age of 5. Moreover, he was also keen on acting by taking professional classes at the age of 14.
There is no information about his field of education.
Talking about his relationship status, he was married to Andrea Bertorelli from 1975 to 1980. In 1984, he was married to his second wife, American Jill Tavelman. Later on, they had a daughter named Lily Collins and they divorced as well. As a result, he married his third wife, Orianne Cevey. They have two sons, Nicholas and Matthew. However, they also separated in 2008.
Career and Achievement:
Phil Collins began his career as a child actor with a major role as the Artful Dodger. Later on, he was more focused towards his music career. He successfully auditioned for Genesis because of a newspaper advertisement. Peter Gabriel left the band in 1975. As a result, he took over the vocal of the band.
In 1981 he released his first solo record, Face Value. The album, backed by the popular single “In the Air Tonight,” proved to be a major hit. Later on, he released his second album, Hello, I Must Be Going, which included popular singles such as “You Can’t Hurry Love” and “I Don’t Care Anymore”.
In 1984, he sang “Two Hearts” for the film soundtrack to Against All Odds. It secured him Golden Globe and Academy Award nominations for Best Original Song. Similarly, his third album No Jacket Required did the same as his previous albums. He also scored a hit song “Invisible touch” with his band Genesis. Furthermore, he made his first big-screen appearance in film Buster.
He has an astounding net worth of $260 Million.