Phil Collins is in self-deprecating form. Within the first minute of our conversation, when I ask him how he's coping with some much-publicised injuries, he quips about how he believes he is now seen by the public.
In this age of giant screens and vast PA systems, does it matter if a performer can’t physically perform any more? Phil Collins, once a mighty drummer and energetic frontman, made just about the least starry entrance I have ever seen at a rock concert.
Phil Collins have an incredible performance at the British Summertime Festival in Hyde Park, and handed over the baton to his drummer son Nic.
Phil Collins will deliver his biggest-ever solo show at next year’s British Summer Time festival in London, he’s announced.