Greatest Drummers Who Are More Talented Than Their Lead Vocalists

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1Neil Peart (Rush)Neil Ellwood Peart, OC (born September 12, 1952 in Hamilton, Canada) is a Canadian-American musician and author, best known as the drummer and primary lyricist for the rock band Rush. Peart has received numerous awards for his musical performances.V1 Comment
2Keith Moon (The Who)

Even though Roger Daltrey was a great singer but it was Pete Townshend and Keith Moon who were the most talented members of The Who. - zxm

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3Tré Cool (Green Day)Frank Edwin Wright III, known professionally as Tré Cool, is a German-born American drummer, best known as the drummer for the American punk rock/pop punk band Green Day. He replaced the band's former drummer John Kiffmeyer in 1990.

Billie Joe Armstrong has skills of guitar and vocals but tre cool has a lot more skills in drumming.So comparably tre cool is talented than billie joe armstrong - zxm

4Travis Barker (Blink-182)Travis Landon Barker is an American musician and producer, and the drummer for the American rock band Blink-182. Barker has also performed as a frequent collaborator with hip-hop artists, and with the alternative rock band +44, the rap rock group the Transplants, and the alternative rock band Box Car ...read more.

I like Blink-182, but they are nothing without Travis - Jonerman

5Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater )Michael Portnoy is an American drummer primarily known as the former drummer, backing vocalist, and a co-founder of the progressive metal/rock band Dream Theater. Known for his technical skill as a drummer, Portnoy has won 30 awards from the Modern Drummer magazine.
6James Sullivan (Avenged Sevenfold)James Owen Sullivan (February 9th, 1981 - December 28th 2009), better known by his stage name "The Rev" (Short for "The Reverend Tholomew Plague") was an American musician, singer and songwriter, best known as the former drummer, backing vocalist and co-founder of the American heavy metal band Avenged ...read more.
7Mike Mangini (Dream Theater)
8Stewart Copeland (The Police)Stewart Armstrong Copeland is an American musician, multi-instrumentalist and composer best known as the drummer for the English-American rock band The Police and for his film and video game soundtracks.
9Mick Fleetwood (Fleetwood Mac)V1 Comment
10Danny Carey (Tool)Daniel Edwin "Danny" Carey, born May 10, 1961 in Lawrence, Kansas, is an American drummer and instrumentalist best known for his work in American Grammy Award-winning progressive rock band Tool. He has also contributed to albums by and played with such artists as Zaum, Green Jellÿ, Pigface, Skinny ...read more.

The Contenders

11Joey Jordison (Slipknot)Joey Jordison, is an American musician, songwriter, and record producer best known for his work as the former drummer and co-songwriter for the heavy metal band Slipknot as well as guitarist in the Horror-punk band Murderdolls.
12Duncan Phillips (Newsboys)
13Nick Menza (Megadeth)Nick Menza (1964-2016) was a professional drummer best known for his work in Megadeth from 1989-1998 and in 2004. He recorded drums on four of Megadeth's albums "Rust In Peace", "Countdown To Extinction", "Youthanasia", and "Cryptic Writings".
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