Top Ten Best Metal Drummers
The Contenders: Page 7
better drummer than yoshiki, more complex drumming styles - ronluna
Gavin harrison should be on the top 3... What just listen to porcupine tree!
Most underrated drummer. He is not even in this list. He ought to be in top 20 at least!
I think he deserves to be MORE higher!
He is one of the best drummers in the whole world.. I'm my opinion he should be at the list of 5
Didn't know that Gavin plays metal) But he is my favoriteV 4 Comments
If you listen to dh album you would think they use a drum machine, the speed of his blast beats and double bass are unbelievable
very fast/ talented drummer -
The best drummer in the world...
The best of the best...V 1 Comment
Obviously not as famous as any on the top 10, most people don't listen to oriental metal I guess...but if you know a thing or two about drumming you will know that this guy has some incredibly clever work using his toms and odd patterns and still can also deliver good blasts and speed without relying so much on the feet as most metal drummers tend to do,even though with his technique he probably could if he wanted too.
Shinya and Inferno should be nearer the top ten and considering who has been placed as top ten both should be well up there. You'd have to scroll down to No.5 (Portnoy) before seeing someone worthy of being up there.
Shinya has very nice flow to his drumming style and has played some wonderful pieces. Perhaps not worthy of the top ten (not that he isn't better than the current top ten) but still fit for top 25.
This is my top pick, I've seen dir live loads of times and his precision and coordination are unrivaled in my opinion.V 2 Comments
Always delivered, always committedV 1 Comment
Best Brazilian drummer (he was born in South Africa but he's Brazilian for me kkk) and one of the best in the world! His work at Angra was just amazing.V 1 Comment
The drums on Walls of Jericho is amazing, and it shaped what would be power-metal.
Listen to their first album (Calculating Infinity) or any of their albums for that matter. Gil Sharone is the underrated legend of Mathematical Hardcore. His sheer complexity, accuracy and insanity is unparalleled and set apart from everyone else.
There's other drummers I like better, but Jason had to get my vote because of his placement on this list. I would have figured he would be much more relevant to drummers or drum enthusiasts.
He's one of the best metal drummers of all time.
He is the greatest drummer of all time.
He is awesome.V 1 Comment
How this guy is so far down the list is beyond me. He has a way of just making complex drumming seem easy. And he just has a way of grooving while doing it. He also has a very distinct sound to his drumming.
Where he is?! See some videos on youtube... This guy really know how to be badass
This guy belongs in the top 50. At least!V 3 Comments
He's a beast! I just don't understand why he's not already in this list. He's fast, very technical and powerful!
What this kid does is AMAZING
Way to underrated
Uses amazing linear patterns that no one else does. Should be top 50 for sure
He is Awesome I think he will go far and become one of the best drummers the world will ever see his an amazing drummer
He's best drummer in Japan you must listen song filth in beauty, this song will make you head bang and head bang
Again, not metal but a machine.
Simply one of the bestV 1 Comment
Matt is a terrible, generic drummer and BMTH is not metal, so he shouldn't really be here.V 1 Comment
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