Phil Collins, 57, has been forced to pay his third wife about $50 million for his divorce. It was the largest divorce payment by a British celebrity in show biz.

Phil Collins was getting divorced from Orianne Cevey, 35, after 7 years of marriage. They have 2 children; Nicolas, 8, and Matthew, 4. Collins paid more than Paul McCartney. McCartney paid his ex-wife, Heather Mills, $48.6 million.

Orianne Cevey would be staying in Geneva, Switzerland, and work at her luxury jewelry business, The Right Label. Coliins will move out and stay nearby to be close to his sons, Nicolas and Matthew.

Collins will divide his time between Switzerland, New York and Norfolk, UK. His agent, Tony Smith, had refused to comment on Collins’ divorce, saying that it was an old story.phil-collins