Phil Collins announces retirement

British rock band Genesis' singer Phil Collins poses as he arrives for the Ivor Novelo Awards, honouring songwriters, composers and music publishers, London, Thursday, May 22, 2008. (AP Photo/Sang Tan)

March 8, 2011 9:35:05 AM PST
British singer and drummer Phil Collins has taken to his personal website to announce his retirement in a bid to clarify recent speculation over his career.