Top Ten Best Drum Solos of All Time

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1Forty-Six & 2 - Tool

This has to be one of the best drum solos ever, partly because

He does some measures that are intentionally offbeat. but it sounds cool so...

2Yyz - RushV1 Comment
3Beast and the Harlot - Avenged Sevenfold

Easily their best drums of any song.

4The Grudge - Tool

This drum solo was the perfect way to end this song. couldn't think of a better ending.

5Sweet Leaf - Black Sabbath

Bill Ward is a master drummer.

6Moby Dick - Led Zeppelin

This should be number one. Especially the live version. This drum solo blew me away. - MontyPython

7Ticks and Leeches - Tool

The whole song should've been a drum solo. I can't get enough of how crazy and awesome the drums are in this song. - NuMetalManiak

8Beating On Deaths Door - Lamb of God
9Carry On - Avenged Sevenfold

One of their greatest solos of all time.

10Third Eye - Tool

Awesome ending to this one.

The Contenders

11Toad - Cream

The great Ginger Baker; even Eric Clapton set down his guitar to watch this one.

12Golden Slumbers/The End - The Beatles

Ringo proves he had first-rate solo skills; most of the time his responsibility was simply to keep time with the phenomenal Lennon/McCartney compositions, but he let it rip on this one.

13Rat Salad- Black Sabbath

This song is the best!

14Say It Ain't So - WeezerV1 Comment
15In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida - Iron Butterfly

Hard rock's "long" drum solos were invented with this, which allowed radio DJ's to go to the bathroom, or drug-ingesting hippies to simply pass out for awhile.

16Rock and Roll - Led Zeppelin
17Right in Two - Tool

Great solo in the middle with that strange sounding drum

18Rope - Foo Fighters
1910,000 Days - Tool

This solo is crazy during the guitar solo. It requires a complete drum roll WITH ONLY ONE HAND! ! !

20Painkiller - Judas Priest
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