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Philip Parris Lynott (20 August 1949 – 4 January 1986) was an Irish singer, instrumentalist and songwriter, who first came to prominence as a member of Thin Lizzy.

Lynott was born in Hallam Hospital (now Sandwell General Hospital) in West Bromwich (then in Staffordshire), England, the son of a Guyanese father, Cecil Parris, and a White Irish Catholic mother, Philomena (aka Phyllis) Lynott, whose surname he took. His father left his mother just three weeks after he was born and returned… read more

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  • Still the man!
  • RIP Philo :(
  • Effortlessly cool. What a legend. [2]
  • Effortlessly cool. What a legend.
  • Never Forgotten ,Phil Lynott le magicien des paroles, bassiste hors pair, fauché en pleine gloire le 4 janvier 86 UN SON qui n'a pas pris une ride "RIP"
  • Rock in Peace, legendary singer and great bassist Mr. Phil Lynott.
  • 27 years ago today we lost a great. I'll love him forever.
  • "and if the boys want to fight you better let 'em". I only wonder what more you could have offered.
  • Happy Birthday Philip :)
  • Happy Birthday, Phil :) Lots of love to wherever you are. Thanks for everything.

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