British drummer who has played for The Who, Toto, and Judas Priest. He branched off as a solo artist in the 1980s and released the album Protocol in 1988.He released four studio albums and is founder of the jazz band Vantage Point.He became a member of Toto after drummer Jeff Pocaro's death.BEFORE FAME
He played in the musical Jesus Christ Superstar and went on to become a session musician.PERSONAL LIFE
He began his career playing for Dixieland, his father's band.FUN FACTS
Drummer Simon Phillips were born on Wednesday, birthstone is Amethyst, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Rooster, it is 32 days until Simon Phillips next birthday.