When I Was Your Man Bruno Mars
We asked our Facebook fans to choose their favourite songs from the Genesis frontman, Phil Collins. Check out the top 5 and vote for number one.
Eric Clapton played guitar on ‘I Wish It Would Rain Down’ from Collins' album ...But Seriously. The song reached number three on the American Hot 100.
This song features on the soundtrack to the 1984 Jeff Bridges movie Against All Odds. It's used throughout the movie, and peaked at number two on the Hot 100 in America. It was nominated for an Oscar, but lost out to Stevie Wonder's "The Woman in Red."
Originally recorded by The Supremes, it’s Collins’ 1982 version that’s stood the test of time. It reached number one on the UK Singles Chart and was the first cover Collins released as a single.
This hit song was performed by Philip Bailey and Phil Collins and appeared on Bailey's solo album Chinese Wall. Collins has performed the song in his live concerts and it appears on his 1990 album Serious Hits... Live!, as well as his 1998 compilation album, ...Hits.
The song was a hit in several countries worldwide and reached number one in the UK, staying there for four weeks.
This was Collins’ first solo hit and remains his most famous song. Collins insists that he offered the song to Genesis, but the rest band claim to not remember this. Nevertheless, Collins released it and it became a global hit.