Best Rock Drummers

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241 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! "

242 Graham Broad

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

His entire performance with Roger Waters is fantastic.

Best drummer in the world

243 Yuya

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

244 Jimmy DeGrasso
245 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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246 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.

247 Longineu Parsons III

This is the former drummer for Yellowcard. This guy is an absolute beast in the studio, and live. His timing is impeccable and his technical skill could crush so many of the other drummers on this list. He can play everything from ballads to the fastest punk you've ever heard, all with unique style and fills.

At least a top 5 drummer, for one of the greatest bands ever.
Check out his drum instructional videos

248 Karen Carpenter Karen Carpenter Karen Anne Carpenter was an American singer and drummer. She and her brother, Richard Carpenter, formed the 1970s duo Carpenters.

Karen Carpenter not only was a wonderful vocalist, she had mad drumming skills.

Not only was she an amazing vocalist but she had amazing drumming skills.

Although she was a fantastic singer she still was an awesome drummer!

249 Tim Austin

Tim Austim was the heart and soul of The Wreckin Crew in the early 80's. He Kept a strong funky beat for The Wreckin Crew For Eight Years. He Now holds a tight beat for the legendary Buddy Guy.

250 Richard Christy

Not even in the top 20?

251 Matthew Helders
252 Danny Seraphine

There's absolutely no reason that Danny Seraphine is buried under all this metal garbage. As the drummer in Chicago, he was, in my opinion, unsurpassed in his time or since.

Great at jazz and rock drumming as well.

253 Tomoya Kanki (One Ok Rock)
254 Jay Weinberg Jay Weinberg Jay Weinberg is an American drummer and the son of drummer Max Weinberg. He has played with the punk band the Reveling and toured in 2009 as a drummer with Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, substituting for his father.

Not quite Joey Jordison, but still pretty good. - AdamDestructorJr.

He is in slipknot

255 Brain Downey

In my opinion the greatest drummer of them all with the greatest rock band of them all thin lizzy

256 Barry Frosty Smith

When he played with Lee Michaels he was doing things with the drums that still to this day has not been surpassed for the time. Many have emulated him and many have learned from him even if they didn't know of him through others that did.

One of the most respected artists in the industry, the one that other drummers will go to see if he's in their area. He's played on over 60 albums.

257 Brandon Sallers
258 Daniel Erlandsson

Eaniel's drumming is sublime and the drums which bring the guitars back in after the breakdown in Nemesis is the best 10 seconds of music ever.

259 Brian Chippendale

face melting awesomeness. check out the power of salad and milkshakes and tell me im wrong.


260 Christian Grahn

This guy is the best Drummer Ever. AwesomE! - mmtennis07

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