1 George Kollias (Nile)
Georgios "George" Kollias is a Greek heavy metal drummer and music teacher best known for his work with American technical death metal band Nile.
Must I say anything? There are too much words to describe this drumming demon.
2 Flo 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.
3 Francesco Paoli - Fleshgod Apocalypse
Francesco Paoli is the drummer for the Italian technical death metal band Fleshgod Apocalypse, formed in 2007.
4 Hannes Grossmann (Necrophagist)
Hannes Grossmann is a German drummer who plays for the US death metal band Hate Eternal, German progressive band Alkaloid, and for the U.S based prog metal outfit Blotted Science.
5 Paul Mazurkiewicz (Cannibal Corpse)
Paul Mazurkiewicz is an American drummer best known as a member for death metal band Cannibal Corpse. Mazurkiewicz was originally the drummer for the band, Tirant Sin, alongside two other future Cannibal Corpse members Chris Barnes and Bob Rusay.
6 Gene Hoglan (Death, Dethklok, Fear Factory, Testament)
Eugene "Gene" Victor Hoglan II is an American drummer. He is acclaimed for his creativity in drum arrangements, including use of odd devices for percussion effects and his trademark lengthy double-kick drum rhythms.
7 Aaron Kitcher (Infant Annihilator)
8 Derek Roddy (Hate Eternal, Nile Malevolent Creation)
9 Zach Gibson (The Black Dahlia Murder, Abigail Williams, Gutrot, HatePlow)
This guy is extremely underrated. He's really fast on BDM's Miasma. He does fast double bass and awesome blast beats.
10 Shannon Lucas (The Black Dahlia Murder, All That Remains)
Shannon Lucas is an American heavy metal drummer from Staunton, Virginia. He is best known as the former drummer for death metal band The Black Dahlia Murder and metalcore band All That Remains.
11 Mike Smith (Suffocation)
12 Inferno (Behemoth)
How is this guy so far down the list? he should be way up ahead!
Ov fire and the void, slaves shall serve, seed ov I he should be higher
13 Pete Sandoval (Morbid Angel)
I'll vote for him over George only because he should not be this low, hail the 'commando"
14 Dave McGraw (Cattle Decapitation)
15 Tim Yeung (Divine Heresy, Hate Eternal, Morbid Angel, World Under Blood)
Some of the best blast beats and double bass out of any death metal drummer.
16 Lee Stanton (Thy Art Is Murder)
17 Alan Cassidy (The Black Dahlia Murder, Abigail Williams)
18 Docent (Vader)
19 Samus Paulicelli (Decrepit Birth, 66Samus)
20 Steve Asheim (Deicide)