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Phil Collins announces huge new career-spanning box-set

Phil Collins is a straight-up hitmaker. Throughout his near fifty-year long career, he’s released some of music’s most iconic tracks. In The Air Tonight. Easy Lover. Another Day In Paradise… the list goes on.

This September, you’ll be able to relive it all, because Collins is releasing an absolutely mammoth new box-set, chronicling his iconic career.

Good news, Phil Collins fans! A huge new four-disc, 59-track box-set chronicling his iconic career is coming this September.

Titled Plays Well With Others, the new set will cover his early days in Flaming Youth, his time in the seventies spent with Brand X, and of course his wildly successful career in the eighties.

With a whopping 59 tracks, the set will span across four discs.

Some would say I’ve lived a charmed life. I’ve done what I wanted for most of it, and got paid well for doing something I’d have done for nothing,” Collins said in a press release.

Playing the drums. During that time I’ve played with most of my heroes, most have become close friends. Over these 4 CD’s you’ll find a mere smattering of those moments. I thank the artists for letting me put this CD together, no easy task!”

Suss out the box-set’s full track-list below:

Disc One: 1969 – 1982
Guide Me Orion – Flaming Youth
Knights (Reprise) – Peter Banks
Don’t You Feel It – Eugene Wallace
I Can’t Remember, But Yes – Argent
Over Fire Island – Brian Eno
Savannah Woman – Tommy Bolin
Pablo Picasso – John Cale
Nuclear Burn – Brand X
No-One Receiving – Brian Eno
Home – Rod Argent
M386 – Brian Eno
And So To F – Brand X
North Star – Robert Fripp
Sweet Little Mystery – John Martyn
Intruder – Peter Gabriel
I Know There’s Something Going On – Frida
Pledge Pin – Robert Plant
Lead Me To The Water – Gary Brooker

Disco Two: 1982 – 1991
In The Mood – Robert Plant
Island Dreamer – Al Di Meola
Puss ‘n’ Boots – Adam Ant
Walking On The Chinese Wall – Philip Bailey
Do They Know It’s Christmas (Feed The World) – Band Aid
Just Like A Prisoner – Eric Clapton
Because Of You – Philip Bailey
Watching The World – Chaka Khan
No One Is To Blame (Phil Collins version) – Howard Jones
If Leaving Me Is Easy – The Isley Brothers
Angry – Paul McCartney
Loco In Acapulco – Four Tops
Walking On Air – Stephen Bishop
Hall Light – Stephen Bishop
Woman In Chains – Tears For Fears
Burn Down The Mission – Phil Collins

DISC Three: 1991 – 2011
No Son Of Mine – Genesis
Could’ve Been Me – John Martyn
Hero – David Crosby
Ways To Cry – John Martyn
I’ve Been Trying – Phil Collins
Do Nothing ‘Till You Hear From Me – Quincy Jones
Why Can’t It Wait Til Morning – Fourplay
Suzanne – John Martyn
Looking For An Angel – Laura Pausini
Golden Slumbers / Carry That Weight / The End – George Martin
In The Air Tonite – Lil’ Kim featuring Phil Collins
Welcome – Phil Collins
Can’t Turn Back The Years – John Martyn

DISC Four: Live 1981 – 2002
In The Air Tonight (Live At The Secret Policeman’s Other Ball) – Phil Collins
While My Guitar Gently Weeps – George Harrison
You Win Again – The Bee Gees
There’ll Be Some Changes Made – Phil Collins and Tony Bennett
Stormy Weather – Phil Collins and Quincy Jones
Chips And Salsa – The Phil Collins Big Band
Birdland – Phil Collins with The Buddy Rich Big Band
Pick Up The Pieces (Live At The Montreux Jazz Festival 1998) – The Phil Collins Big Band
Layla (Live At Party At The Palace, 3 June 2002) – Eric Clapton
Why (Live at Party At The Palace, 3 June 2002) – Annie Lennox
Everything I Do (I Do It For You) (Live at Party At The Palace, 3 June 2002) – Bryan Adams
With A Little Help From My Friends (Live at Party At The Palace, 3 June 2002) – Joe Cocker

Via SPIN. 

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July 19, 2018

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