Best Extreme Metal Drummers


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21Trey Williams (Dying Fetus)
22Richard Christy (Death, Iced Earth, Charred Walls of the Damned)

Extremely underrated from the public eye. Not only is he crazy good at drums, he's halarious on the Howard Stern Show

23Tim Yeung (Divine Heresy, World Under Blood)
24Daniel Erlandsson (Arch Enemy)
25Chris Adler (Lamb of God)Christopher James Adler is an American drummer, best known as a member of the groove metal band Lamb of God.V1 Comment
26Shahin Effatian (Azhirock)
27Witold "Vitek" Kiełtyka

Just listen to some of his track, then come back and vote, he was 17 when he recorded legendary 'nihilty' - a technical death metal masterpiece, sadly we will never hear what he could sound like after 20 years of playing since he died in a car accident during a tour.

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28Flo Mounier (Cryptopsy)Flo Mounier is the drummer of technical death metal band Cryptopsy. He has toured Canada, Europe, Japan, Australia and the United States as a headlining act over the last 24 years, and combined record sales have reached over 300,000 copies to date.
29Lech (As Blood Runs Black)
30Hellhammer (Mayhem)V1 Comment
31Lucas Bowers (High Class Goats)
32Proscriptor (Absu)

Most badass drummer ever.
Listen at tara-pillars of mercy and abzu album.

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33Morgan Sansous
34Paul Geary

Cause he was the drummer in Extreme so probs makes him the best say what? Jolly good show.

35Todd Hansen (The Berserker)
36Trym Torson (Emperor,Zyklon,Enslaved,Ceremony)
37Ole Öhman (Dissection)
38Nick 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".

He was such an amazing drummer. RIP

39Lars Ulrich (Metallica)Lars Ulrich is a Danish drummer and one of the founding members of the American heavy metal band Metallica.
40Jonas Akerlund (Bathory)
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List StatsUpdated 6 Dec 2016

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