Contact Us

Phil Collins’ Son Charged With Possession, Dealing Drugs

YouTube.com

The eldest son of GenesisPhil Collins has been arrested on charges of possession and of dealing drugs, the Daily Mail reports.

Simon Collins, 37, made his stage debut with father at just 12 for a rendition of ‘Easy Lover.’ Since 2009, he has been the drummer and lead vocalist in Sound of Contact, whose debut album was 2013′s ‘Dimensionaut.’ He was also recently part of a Genesis tribute project with Phil Collins’ former bandmate Steve Hackett.

Wiltshire (U.K.) Police arrested him on suspicion of supplying Class A drugs and for possession of a Class B drug. He was released on bail, but the investigation continues. Examples of Class A drugs, as they’re classified in England, include opiates, cocaine, Ecstasy, LSD and Oxycodone. Class B drugs would include such things as cannabis, amphetamines and codeine, among others.

Phil Collins, after retiring from music a few years ago, is in rehearsals for a potential comeback bid. His most recent studio effort, which focused on classic R&B covers, was released in 2010.

Next: Top 10 Phil Collins Genesis Songs

More from KSEN

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://ksenam.com using your Facebook account.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on KSEN AM 1150 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on KSEN AM 1150 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!