Posts Tagged: ’80s Survivor Speaks

There's No Stopping The Phil Collins Revival

Roughly six years ago some schmuck on the Internet asked if it wasn't time to give Phil Collins his cool card. "The horror that was 'Another Day in Paradise," he noted, had long since faded from memory. Yes, he admitted, there was "a ton of treacly bullshit in the catalogue," but insisted that many of the songs actually merited "classic" status. (“Easy Lover,” “Take Me Home” and “Billy Don’t Lose My Number” were three of the examples he cited, singling out that last one as one of the greatest videos ever. "Collins actually had a shockingly high batting average when it came to videos," averred this self-appointed expert.) Shouldn't [...]