Phil Lewis is an English vocalist for the American glam metal band L.A. Guns, He was born in London, England. Prior to joining L.A. Guns Lewis also worked with Girl (which also featured Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen, except near the end of Girl), New Torpedos, and Tormé. While temporarily out of L.A. Guns, he sang for the bands Filthy Lucre and the Liberators.

He also guested on the Sheer Greed song “Everybody Wants” on their Sublime To The Ridiculous album.

He has a solo album, titled both El Niño and More Purple Than Black.


With Girl

Sheer Greed (1980)
Wasted Youth (1982)

With Tormé

Back To Babylon (1986)
Die Pretty, Die Young (1987)

With L.A. Guns

L.A. Guns (1988)
Cocked & Loaded (1989)
Hollywood Vampires (1991)
Vicious Circle (1994)
Greatest Hits and Black Beauties (1999)
Live: A Night on the Strip (2000)
Man In the Moon (2001)
Waking the Dead (2002)
Rips the Covers Off (2004)
Tales from the Strip (2005)
Loud and Dangerous: Live from Hollywood (2006)
Covered in Guns (2010)
Hollywood Forever (2012)

With Filthy Lucre

Popsmear (1997) Solo
EL Nino/More Purple Than Black (1999)
Access Denied (2000) –
Phil Lewis – butterflies (2007)