Phil Collins explains the iconic "In the Air Tonight" drum fill

"It was my album so the drums could be as loud as I wanted," Collins told Dan Rather in the below interview from 2013.

(While they don't get into the song's lyrical content here, I regret to inform you that the urban legends about the song's lyrics aren't true.)

image: Phil Collins, in wax (Yuri Turkov/Shutterstock)