Latest Phil Collins Stories

2009-05-29 11:27:58

Disney's musical Tarzan has completed its Holland engagement at the Circus Theatre in Scheveningen, just outside Amsterdam after 900 performances.

2009-03-09 14:41:44

David Williams, a well-known session guitarist from Newport News, Va., who performed with Michael Jackson, Phil Collins and Madonna, has died.

2009-02-01 14:42:34

Scottish singer John Martyn, known as much for his folk sound as his hard-drinking image, has died at the age of 60, singer Phil Collins said. Collins, who had worked alongside Martyn during his musical career, remembered the May You Never star as a great friend, The Scotsman said Friday. John's passing is terribly, terribly sad, Collins said.

2006-05-16 05:18:48

LONDON (Reuters) - A video artist best known for filming a dance marathon in Ramallah and a sculptor who offers works comprising twigs, dust and fluff are among the Turner Prize contenders this year. The shortlist for the 25,000 pound art prize was announced on Tuesday.

2006-05-11 10:15:10

By Claudia Parsons NEW YORK (Reuters) - Disney's

2006-04-24 11:30:00

By Claudia Parsons NEW YORK (Reuters) - The lines are drawn for a classic Broadway musical showdown -- Disney, Tarzan and Phil Collins on one side, Warner Brothers, the vampire Lestat and Elton John on the other.

2006-03-15 18:32:18

NEW YORK (Reuters) - For now, they'll go on living "Separate Lives." British singer and songwriter Phil Collins and his wife of six years, Orianne, have decided to separate, the couple said in a joint statement on Wednesday.

2005-12-09 11:57:53

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former "American Idol" contestant who didn't make the finals of the television talent show will play Tarzan in a new musical of the classic jungle story on Broadway next year.

2005-11-06 16:29:42

By Corinne Heller TEL AVIV, Israel (Reuters) - British singer and songwriter Phil Collins said on Sunday he would be open to a reunion of his old band Genesis, a day before he is set to perform in Israel as part of his what he calls his final tour.

2005-08-22 15:00:16

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Disney said on Monday it was looking for a sexy man of mystery with a rock singer's voice and a swimmer's physique to play the lead role in a new Broadway musical called "Tarzan." "He is NOT a muscle man, as in the traditional Tarzan type," Disney said in a statement announcing August 29 auditions open to both actors and people with no theatrical experience.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.