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Chester Thompson

Chester Thompson was born on December 11, 1948 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Chester Cortez Thompson. See full bio »
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 2008 Genesis: When in Rome (Video) (writer: "Drum Duet")
 2004 Phil Collins: Finally... The First Farewell Tour (Video documentary) (writer: "Drums, Drums, and More Drums")
 1999 The Limey (writer: "Squib Cakes")
 1996 The Rich Man's Wife (writer: "CHILL OUT (THINGS GONNA CHANGE)")
 1996 Stealing Beauty (writer: "CHILL OUT (Things Gonna Change)")
 1995 Desperado (writer: "Bella")
 1993 Genesis: The Way We Walk - Live in Concert (Video documentary) (performer: "The Drum Thing") / (writer: "The Drum Thing")
 1988 Genesis: Live at Wembley Stadium (Video) (writer: "Drum Duet")
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Played drums on Tony Banks' first solo album "A Curious Feeling" See more »

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Alternate Names:

Chester Cortez Thompson


6' (1.83 m)

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In addition to playing drums with Genesis front-man Phil Collins, Chester also played drums for Genesis Member Tony Banks and toured with former Genesis member Steve Hackett. See more »


The well known touring & assistant drummer of Phil Collins

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