Best Rock Drummers

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221 Ryan Seaman

One of the best and most inspirational Drummers of he has such a wide range of style can play anything and Everything :) NOT RECOGNIZED enough for what he is capable of.

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222 Dave McClain

Dave mcClain's not even in the top 100!? That is complete BS! He is one of the best drummers alive and this is just another case of him being way underrated. Listen to imperium, Locust, Asthetics of Hate, Halo... I could go on forever! Please people, get some brains. He is better than the majority of people in the top 10. Just because you're in a famous band doesn't classify you as being one the best drummers. It's the quality, not popularity.

He's one of the best drummers alive, just listen to some Songs of him (like Imperium) and you will see what I mean

If you have ever seen machine head live, you know why he should be in the top 10

His performance at Knebworth during Halo was awesome.

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223 Fergal Lawler

My favorite drummer of all time, so good!

224 Matt Sorum

HE PLAYS LIKE A MACHINE! Yes, Steven Adler is better, but he plays better than a lot of these drummers! He is my favorite solo drummer.

225 Boris Williams
226 Arejay Hale

Halestorm's drummer. He is amazing, I saw them live, and he would throw the sticks in the air, kick a symbol and catch the sticks no problem! Listen to the Halestorm songs:
Love Bites (Won a 2012 Grammy Award)
I Miss the Misery (Was in a Bud Light commercial)
Freak Like Me (Hit number one on two US charts)
I Get Off

Really good live drummer, entertaining drum solo

How is Rocky Gray Ahead of Arejay Hale?

227 Rob Hirst

Brilliant drummer, watch the video for Power And The Passion and you'll see why

Should be in the top 20. Pete Townsend rated him 2nd after Keith Moon.

Underrated should be a lot higher

Rated highly amongst drummers

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228 Roy Mayorga

listen to him, when he was in Soulfly! especially in "Umambarauma". absolutely great

229 Dave Raun
230 Jordan Burns

For those of you who have never heard Strung Out, I strongly encourage you to hear 1 of their 13 records from start to finish. Then truthfully you will see why Jordan Burns is the epitome of progressive metal punk rock. Honestly he should at least be in the top 20. See for yourself.

How is this guy 124th on the list? Way better than most of the top ten (Toby Keith, Neil Peart, and The Rev excluded)

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231 Adrian Young

Its not fair, how someone talented like him is that low rated.
He really deserves like Top 5!

absolutely under valued, tight-precise rhythm. in the top 15!

232 Jordan Rat Beard Hastings
233 Jim Gordon Jim Gordon

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

234 Pat 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

Yoda: "top ten he is! "

235 Graham Broad

Oh come on... check out Live at the Wall in Berlin... now that's drumming!

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236 Yuya

Yuuya, from SID, he's very good, he has highly technique for all variety drums

237 Jimmy DeGrasso
238 B.J. Wilson

sigh... just looked through this lame list again and noticed he wasn't on it. another drummer that it should be criminal not to include on such a list, he was the prototype for john bonham, and although I'm not the biggest procol harum fan, this guy was INCREDIBLE. watch any videos of him on youtube and you will understand this guys indescribable style. bombastic, tasteful, and severely underrated, wilson will most likely be forgotten in the annals of time, as this list shows, which is just tragic. - wildaminal

He is one of the top drummers of all time. His unique style was unequaled. Listen to his work on Procol Harum's album 'Broken Barricades'. Amazing!

Listen to his drumming on, for example, Grand Hotel, and then vote.

Top, top drummer, if Jimmy Page wanted him in Led Zep he must have been tasty, one of the top 10 drummers of all time, hugely underrated by Joe public but not by his peers.

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239 Omar Hakim

One of the sleekest jazz funk fusion drummers of all time. Played for Weather Report which as far as fusion goes are untouchable. OH played all the drum tracks on Dire Straights masterpiece album 'Brother in Arms' by flying to UK for two days and flying back cause the band's drummer simply did not meet the standard required. This is one of the testimonies for a fine drummer he is. Check out the videos for his solo sessions which are breath taking. Way to go Omar.

240 Choi Siwon Choi Siwon

Alright, some would say he is in a Kpop band and doesn't count as a rock drummer, but he's amazing.

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