Best Phil Collins Songs

The Top Ten

1 In the Air Tonight In the Air Tonight

I can feel it... Coming in the air tonight, Oh Lord! Such simple and beautiful lyrics

I feel like it is the song of a man who has seen with wife with another man and is preparing to murder him. He doesn't know what will happen but he can feel it coming in the air tonight. That is my interpitation the beauty of this vague song is its up to the listener. But what I do know is this is the best produced song ever. Boom bom boom do bom bom bom

One of the Greatest songs of All Time So simple yet so Brilliant!

Wonderful song.

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2 Another Day in Paradise Another Day in Paradise

Listening to the song just sends me to paradise... Song is filled with hope and it feels like heaven just like another day in Paradise...

How is this not number one!? :O
In the air tonight is good. But this is so much better.

Its about homelessness... And it's so beautiful. I love this song. This song makes me think of dancing in circles under the hot sunny weather in Greece- that was paradise.

Number one easily...

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3 You'll Be in My Heart You'll Be in My Heart

This is the best Phil Collins's song ever! In my opinion it should be the #1 in this list!

This is such a great song! It's my favorite Phil Collins. This should be higher! Just because it was in Tarzan doesn't lower it's quality! Yeah

This is one of the most beautiful and powerful songs I've ever listened to! It's really unfortunate that some people think it's not as good as other songs just because it's from a Disney movie!

Best song ever. Definitely #1

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4 Against All Odds Against All Odds

An absolutely brilliant song... In my opinion, phil Collins best! Even groovy kind of love, one more night are fantastic ones...

Phil is something that you can't stop listening to and against all odds is just a perfect song of feelings and emotions! When you get left by a woman, who you knew very well and who knew you very well too, This song is a very good choice for that moment. Ty Phil for everything, you have made my life Better and happier!

Phil's soul roots comes to the fore in this amazing song used for the theme song of the same titled movie. No other continental singer can sing soul and interpret it like him.

The song kicks up so much of nostalgia, that I still rate it as simply his most popular number

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5 One More Night One More Night

Beautiful song. Sax solo kills me every time

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6 Easy Lover Easy Lover

Absolutely brilliant song, a classic song that gets me in the mood for music :) phil collins with phillip bailey (is that his name) was some combo!

Heard this for the first time at work today and I was like wow! This is great song! I'm 16 as well! Top quality

Songs like this are a dime a dozen. A timeless classic. Thanks Phil.

This should be in the top 3 at least, one of the best song ever

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7 I Wish It Would Rain Down I Wish It Would Rain Down

The last 2 minutes of the song are so powerful! I love this song. Never gets old.

Just never gets old. Could listen to it a million times.

Wish it would rain IS his best. Invisible touch is 2.

I love this has deep meaning to me. Like treat wemon good or it will rain on you. M

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8 I Don't Care Anymore I Don't Care Anymore

Yea I don't know why this is not number 2. Need I say more?

Perfect song with great tune. Why its number 8 I won't understand, I agree with 2 though or even number 1.

Song was in Grand Theft Auto and always reminds me of Michael, vouch

This song made me no longer care about Peter Gabriel's music. - MorbidCannibalSlayer

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9 Do You Remember Do You Remember

One of my all time favorite still brings me to tears this very day!

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10 True Colors True Colors

Phil Collins sings this song incredibly. The song is sung with passion, meaning and his voice is incredible.

One of the most underrated, singer/songwriters I have ever known far better than any American trash

His version is a lot easier to listen to then Cyndi's - Curti2594


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The Newcomers

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The Contenders

11 Sussudio Sussudio

Really this should be top 3 at least

One of the catchiest songs of all time

One of the best songs of all time

I can't get out of my mind this song when I'm going ou in the night with my friends. This song is simply incredible

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12 Take Me Home Take Me Home

This song has stood the test of time better than some of his others. Still love this song and the lyrics.

Sheer magic, psychedelic, fills up surrounding space. Listen Once

This is one song I listen to over an over again it impired me so much from emmanuel omoroje

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13 You Can't Hurry Love You Can't Hurry Love

One of those songs that just makes you smile every time you listen to it. Easily Phil Collins' best song. That being said, I prefer the progressive rock material that Collins recorded while being a part of Genesis, Dancing with the Moonlit Knight would be his best song as Genesis' drummer and Dance on a Volcano would be his best song as Genesis' drummer/singer. - fidelcanojr

This is a timeless song that really reflects positivity, hope, and self empowerment. The vocals are superb and the strong drum beats shows the best of Collins

I like this song much better than the supremes version. Phil collins does such an awesome job!

This is one of his best party favorites. - EpicJake

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14 Can't Stop Loving You Can't Stop Loving You

How on earth is this not on the list?! This was always one of my favourite songs as a kid!

Beautiful lyrics it's just an awesome song.

Long distance love song with my special man.

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15 A Groovy Kind of Love A Groovy Kind of Love

When I am feeling blue... All I have to do is take a look at you and I am not so blue...

The song take me back to 80's when I was still young and hot

16 Something Happened on the Way to Heaven Something Happened on the Way to Heaven

The way the trumpets, vocals and drum come together in this song is simply awesome. The chorus is just so uplifting on this song, it's amazing!

Very cute song and catchy lyrics.

Just an amazing song! You can't be quiet listening to it!

So catchy! This song is great.

17 Long Long Way to Go Long Long Way to Go
18 This Must Be Love This Must Be Love
19 Son of Man Son of Man

It's from Tarzan! The fast-paced tempo and the lyrics are undeniably catchy and uplifting.

This song deserves to be in the top five at LEAST!

This song never fails to motivate make me happy! Must be higher up.

It makes me happy

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20 On My Way On My Way

So spiritual, it really inspires me to go on my way. The moment is played in Brother Bear is part of my childhood.

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Top Remixes (10)

1. In the Air Tonight
2. Another Day in Paradise
3. True Colors
1. Against All Odds
2. You'll Be in My Heart
3. Another Day in Paradise
1. Against All Odds
2. Another Day in Paradise
3. A Groovy Kind of Love

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