Miss: Phil Collins' retirement

<a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB001087" title="Phil Collins" href="/topic/entertainment/music/phil-collins-PECLB001087.topic">Phil Collins</a>' retirement was apparently reportedly due to bad reviews, low sales and other industry reasons. The legendary <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB0004953" title="Genesis (music group)" href="/topic/entertainment/music/genesis-%28music-group%29-PECLB0004953.topic">Genesis</a> drummer and frontman <a href="http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/music_blog/2011/03/phil-collins-clears-up-why-hes-quitting-music.html">felt he needed to take to his blog to clear up the misconceptions</a>, mostly printed in FHM. "I'm not stopping because of dodgy reviews or bad treatment in the press. I'm not stopping because I don't feel loved; I know I still have a very large fan base that loves what I do."  The "miss" is for the media and coverage of his exit in this case. And let's not get into the <a href="http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1364205/Phil-Collins-confirms-retirement-dedicate-time-father.html">Alamo reincarnation</a> thing ...
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( Associated Press )

Phil Collins' retirement was apparently reportedly due to bad reviews, low sales and other industry reasons. The legendary Genesis drummer and frontman felt he needed to take to his blog to clear up the misconceptions, mostly printed in FHM. "I'm not stopping because of dodgy reviews or bad treatment in the press. I'm not stopping because I don't feel loved; I know I still have a very large fan base that loves what I do." The "miss" is for the media and coverage of his exit in this case. And let's not get into the Alamo reincarnation thing ...

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