One of phil collins best songs that has been played in shows like miami vice, hunter, etc the song has had some theories attached to it, that it's based on a true event, who knows i just know i like the song, and if it is true that makes it even eerier. In the air tonight by phil collins song meaning, lyric interpretation, video and chart position. One of the greatest songs of all time so simple yet so brilliant 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. The legend: following brad lacey here, i've heard variants on the legend another: a man raped phil's wife, and then phil saw that man in the audience and composed the song for him, on the spot.
In the air tonight lyrics by phil collins - 1 lyrics explanation and 10 song meanings i can feel it coming in the air tonight, oh lord / and i've been waiting. The anger collins felt over what his wife had done to him was what manifested itself in the lyrics of the song as a result of this, this song has the same theme as collins' signature song in the air tonight (which is also inspired by his marital troubles with andrea. In the air tonight är en låt skriven och framförd av phil collinslåten släpptes som singel i januari 1981 (maj i vissa länder), och togs med på collins debutalbum som soloartist, face value. The conspiracy theory on in the air tonight was that phil collins saw a murder and wrote the song then he saw the murderer at a concert, performed the song, and badass drum soloed the guy right into a confession.
I look at phil collins in this song, as a man who is a slave to his own second-thoughts and doubts about his past and his future and what he thought he had or could have done with his life he was so worried about the nonexistent problems in his mind that he forgot to care for the woman in his life who loved him. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for in the air tonight phil collins on allmusic 1988 ignition (remix) is a song written and produced by american r b singer r it was released in 2002 as the lead single from his. Collins wrote this about the anger he felt after divorcing his first wife andrea in 1979 he was so devastated that he left genesis for a short time the meaning of this song became a pervasive. In the air tonight by phil collins song meaning, lyric interpretation, video and chart position phil collins did not write â€œin the air tonightâ€š about a. In the air tonight is the debut solo single by the english singer-songwriter and drummer phil collins it was released as the lead single from collins' debut solo album, face value, in january 1981.
More phil collins lyrics captain planet theme song another day in paradise invisible touch take me home in the air tonight. Origins: in the air tonight (as well as most of collins' 1981 face value album) deals with his bitterness and frustration over the end of his marriage to his first wife, andrea as collins has repeatedly explained, the lyrics are not based on any specific real-life event. Written by phil collins for the 1984 film of the same name, the lyrics for this song really came from the heart in an interview, collins explained that song writing helped him to get through a difficult time in his life. Phil collins (philip david charles collins lvo, born 30 january 1951 in chiswick, london) is an english singer-songwriter, drummer, keyboardist and actor best known as a drummer and vocalist for the english progressive rock group genesis and as well as being a grammy and academy award-winning solo artist. In the air tonight is a song by phil collins which first appeared on his 1981 album, face value it was the first single of collins' solo career, and remains one of his best known hits the recording is notable for its atmospheric production and macabre theme.
And you will never feel so pretty phil collins in the air tonight published on september 20, 2013, the official video brings the song's story to life the weeknd departs from his. Phil collins - i wish it would rain down lyrics you know i never meant to see you again but i only passed by as a friend, yea all this time i stayed out of sight i started wondering why n. My name is phil collins and i'm an alcoholic': from genesis to revelations, the single reveals all the man who penned such massive hits as in the air tonight, sussudio, against all odds and.
In the air tonight is a song by english singer-songwriter phil collinssince its release in 1981, the song has gone on to become one of the most widely misinterpreted songs on earth with many interesting stories surrounding it. 'in the air tonight' by phil collins 28 november 2017, 16:51 | updated: 15 january 2018, 16:26 it's become arguably phil's best known and most loved song ever, thanks to its haunting lyrics and incredible drum solo, but did you know its history.
Lyrics, song meanings, videos, full albums & bios: against all odds, take me home, land of confusion, in the air tonight, i can't dance, shaking the tree, in the glow of the night -- the last domino, abacab, don't lose my number, congo, can't stop. Phil collins was born in chiswick, london, england, to winifred (strange), a theatrical agent, greville philip austin collins, an insurance agent. The song in the air tonight was written and recorded by phil collins collins started his career as drummer for the band genesis following departure of the band lead signer peter gabriel and failure to replace him, collins took the front man job and became genesis new voice.