Phil Collen
Phil Collen
Celebrated Name: Phil Collen
Real Name/Full Name: Philip Kenneth Collen
Gender: Male
Age: 66 years old
Birth Date: 8 December 1957
Birth Place: Hackney, London, England
Nationality: British
Height: 1.7 m
Weight: 75 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Helen L. Simmons (m. 2010), Anita Thomas (m. 1999–2010), Jacqueline Collen (m. 1990–1995)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Rory James Collen, Savannah Collen, Jaxson Collen, Samantha Collen, Charlotte Collen)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Phil Collen Gay?: No
Profession: Musician
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $25 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Phil Collen is a popular musician from England who is best known as the rhythm guitarist for the rock band Def Leppard. He has also collaborated with several other rock bands such as BB Steal, The Law, Sheer Greed, and many more.

Maybe you know about Phil Collen very well, but do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Phil Collen’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Philip Kenneth Collen was born on 8 December 1957 in Hackney, London, England. He has been interested in music since childhood. On his 16th birthday, Collen got his first guitar, which was a red Gibson SG, and taught himself to play the instrument. As a teenager, he played with several bands, including Lucy, Tush, and Dumb Blondes.

He dropped out of high school to work in a factory as a motorcycle dispatch rider before he got his first musical contract.

Personal Life

Phil Collen has been married thrice. His first wife was Jacqueline Collen-Tarolly, whom he married in 1990. The couple divorced in 1995. He again married Anita Thomas in 1999. They were together for 11 years before partying ways in 2010. In the same year, he got married to Helen L. Simmons, who is his current wife.

Collen has a total of five children Rory James Collen, Savannah Collen, Jaxson Collen, Samantha Collen, Charlotte Collen, and resides with them in Orange County, Southern California.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 8 December 1957, Phil Collen is 66 years old as of today’s date 12th July 2024. His height is 1.7 m tall, and his weight is 75 kg.


Phil Collen started his career as a musician when he formed the rock band, Girl. Along with the band, he released two successful music albums Sheer Greed and Wasted Youth. Later in 1982, he joined the rock band, Def Leppard, during the recording of their third studio album, Pyromania.

Along with his fellow guitarist Steve Clark, he was known as “Terror Twins” and had also become noted for his trademark bare-chested stage appearances. Later in 1991, his friend Clark died due to alcohol abuse, and he was left with the burden and responsibility of the Adrenalize recordings.

Collen collaborated with bassist and drummer Paul Cook and former Girl bandmate Simon Laffy to form the band Man Raze. In 1990, he partnered with the Australian band BB Steal for the album On the Edge. The following year he wrote the song “Miss You in a Heartbeat” for the rock band The Law. In 1993, he produced the album Sublime to the Ridiculous for the music group Sheer Greed.

Along with Def Leppard singer Joe Elliott, Trevor Bolder, and Mick “Woody” Woodmansey, Collen formed the band Cybernauts. He collaborated with several popular music artists like Jeff Beck for his tribute album, rapper Bazaar Royale for the song “Hard Times Celebrate,” and others.

In 2015, Collen made his eponymous debut with vocalist Debbi Blackwell Cook. In 2017, he was featured in the album “What in the World” of The Professionals rock band.

Awards & Achievements

Phil Collen has not won any award till now, but he has been able to win the hearts of people through his songs and music albums. He is making continuous progress in his career, which will help him to get big awards in the upcoming years.

Net Worth & Salary of Phil Collen in 2024

Phil Collen Net Worth
Phil Collen Net Worth

As of July 2024, Phil Collen has an estimated net worth of more than $25 million. He has made this huge wealth through his successful career as a musician and singer.

He has released several commercially hit music albums and songs such as Pyromania (1983), Adrenalize (1992), Euphoria (1999), Songs from the Sparkle Lounge (2008), Mirror Ball – Live & More (2011), Viva! Hysteria (2013), Def Leppard (2015), and many more.

Collen has also collaborated with several popular music groups and bands, including Girl, Def Leppard, Man Raze, Delta Deep, among others.

He also performs solo at musical concerts, tours, events, and stage shows, which also helps in increasing his net worth significantly. Collen also earns money through brand endorsements, sponsorships, and media appearances.

Phil Collen is one of the most renowned musicians in the world. He has performed at various parts of the world and has earned a huge fan following. He is also very active on various social media platforms, including Instagram, where he has more than 61k followers.


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