Posted: Sep 10, 2009 2:41 pm
Here's the good news:
From an exclusive in the Mirror Phil Collins reveals he will never drum again due to spine injury
Phil, 58, said: "I've got a condition that means I can't play any more. After playing drums for 50 years, I've had to stop.
"Obviously I'm very sad about it. My vertebrae has been crushing my spinal cord because of the position I drum in.
"It comes from years of playing. I can't even hold the sticks properly without it being painful.
"I even used to tape the sticks to my hands to get through."
And now the Bad news:
"But don't worry, I can still sing."