Best Rock Drummers

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241Barry Frosty Smith

When he played with Lee Michaels he was doing things with the drums that still to this day has not been surpassed for the time. Many have emulated him and many have learned from him even if they didn't know of him through others that did.

One of the most respected artists in the industry, the one that other drummers will go to see if he's in their area. He's played on over 60 albums.

242Brandon Sallers
243Jim Gordon

Great solid drummer, should be higher up. Played with some awesome people and bands.

244Tony Williams
245Barriemore Barlow

unbelievable, one of the best drummers of all time. I dont see how he cant already be on here.

John Bonham' s favorite drummer!

Barriemore Barlow is the most underrated drummer, he could be easiily in the top ten.

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246Daniel Erlandsson

Eaniel's drumming is sublime and the drums which bring the guitars back in after the breakdown in Nemesis is the best 10 seconds of music ever.

247Ben Johnston

Biffy Clyro's drummer, Ben is able of incredible and amazing things. He's part of the success and the art of one of the best live band in the world.

The most precise and tight drummer I have ever heard. Amazing.

248Uli Kusch

He was only with them for a few years but, man was he AMAZING... i wish he would have stayed on for there newest album. Listen to the solos in Hocus Pocus and you'll see why.

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249Elohim

Best Drum player in the history.

250Sonny Emory

plays the fastest single stroke on the snare or around the kit, ever...BEST DRUMMER IN THE UNIVERSE!!!

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251Brian Chippendale

face melting awesomeness. check out the power of salad and milkshakes and tell me im wrong.

252Bill Eyden
253Shawn Priest

just go look him up. he is the most insane drummer i have ever seen. i have spent my life looking at drummers and he is right up there with neil peart. best grav i have ever heard.

254Derek Grant
255Tom Brechtlein

absolute n. 1 blues/jazz drummer!

256Abe Cunningham

My favorite drummer. He puts hip-hop grooves into metal and makes it work. He has a very unique style and my favorite Deftones drum songs are One Weak, Birthmark, My Own Summer (Shove It), Digital Bath, Passenger, Needles And Pins, Hole In The Earth, and You've Seen The Butcher

amazing drummer... I challenge anyone to listen to rx queen or feiticeira and tell me different

Very solid. His drumming is an underrated aspect of the band. You can tell he puts his hand into it.

257Derek Bloom
258Barry Brandt
259Pat Torpey

He's one of the best rock/glam drummer of his era. he supposed to be the #2 because he plays jazz and slow rock

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260Jacob Armen

Jacob armen is the young Buddy rich and by far the most talented drummer i've heard since then. He's a prodigy, check em out on Youtube, and you'll see what I mean

I think you missed this one pall...
Best one I've ever seen, I don't know bout you guys think... But this man had everything what drummer supposed to be... Skill, rythmic, Speed, Harmonics, Dynamics, what else... You Know What...? This guy should be at least on Top Three position...

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