The 'Ballad of the Streets' EP became the Scottish band's only British chart-topper in February 1989.
25 musicians from around the world came together to reimagine Gabriel's 1980 anti-apartheid anthem.
Just when prog rock’s prospects looked bleakest, some savvy souls started to find a way forward in the 80s pop scene.
Cannily deployed to create touching moments and forge connections, the best romantic comedy songs have defined iconic romcoms.
When Phil Collins took the vocal reins from the departed Peter Gabriel, fans soon gave the new era their seal of approval.
If you’re a key member of a successful band, the solo bug will bite. Here we salute some of the most notable artists who found life after the band.
On January 15, 1977, the progressive innovators debuted on the UK chart with their eighth album.
The 1974 album, seen by many Genesis fans as their finest hour, played a huge part in making the group the progressive rock legends they became.
Side-long concept pieces, walls of Mellotrons, keyboardists in capes...such were the glories of the greatest prog rock albums.
The Hall has also shared classic footage from Foo Fighters, Bruce Springsteen and Peter Gabriel.
'Rock music that incorporates elements of traditional or classical music', surely a key art-rock principle is forging ahead, the shock of the new?
The guitarist says, "it'll always be twinned with me, and I still enjoy playing it. It's a great melody for guitar".
'Street Fighting Years' helped the Scottish heroes end the 1980s with their fourth UK No. 1 album in a row.
It was more than a surprise when, on the chart of 6 April 1974, Genesis made their first-ever showing on the UK singles bestsellers.
Genesis have become synonymous as the last word in epic, dramatic prog rock and, in latter days, as purveyors of some of the most memorable technical pop to be made in Britain.