Greatest Drummers

I keep seeing lists for greatest this and greatest that, and I always wind up yelling at the magazine or article on the internet. So I thought I’d make my own list, that way I don’t get angry anymore. So here is a list of who I think are the greatest drummers of all time (In no Particular Order).


1. John Bonham- Led Zeppelin
2. Keith Moon- The Who
3. Abe Cunningham- Deftones
4. Mike “Puffy” Bordin- Faith No More
5. Roy Mayorga- Abloom/Stone Sour
6. Sean Kinney- Alice In Chains
7. Chris Robyn- Far/Black Map
8. Dino Campanella- Dredg/Crosses
9. John Densmore- The Doors
10. Kellii Scott- Failure
11. Taylor Hawkins- Foo Fighters
12. Stephen Perkins- Jane’s Addiction
13. Barrett Martin- Mad Season/Screaming Trees/Walking Papers
14. Brann Dailor- Mastodon
15. Neil Peart- Rush
16. Jason Roeder- Neurosis
17. Aaron Harris- Isis/Palms
18. Morgan Rose- Sevendust
19. Dale Crover- The Melvins/Shrinebuilder
20. Danny Carey- Tool/Volto
21. Matt Cameron- Soundgarden/Pearl Jam
22. Chad Smith- Red Hot Chili Peppers
23. William Goldsmith- Sunny Day Real Estate
24. Dave Lombardo- Slayer
25. Ben Koller- Converge/Mutoid Man
26. Brad Wilk- Rage Against The Machine/Audioslave/The Last Internationale
27. Josh Freese
28. Eric Kretz- Stone Temple Pilots
29. Jimmy Chamberlain- Smashing Pumpkins
30. Dave Grohl- Nirvana/Them Crooked Vultures
31. John Robert Conners- Cave In
32. Steve Shelly- Sonic Youth
33. Chris Hornbrook- Poison The Well
34. Dave Turncrantz- Russian Circles
35. Jon Theodore- Mars Volta/Queens Of The Stone Age
36. Tony Hajjar- At The Drive In/Sparta
37. Ilan Rubin- Nine Inch Nails
38. Jerome Dillion- Nine Inch Nails
39. Chris Vrenna- Nine Inch Nails
40. Nicko McBrain- Iron Maiden
41. Mikkey Dee- Motorhead
42. Phil Taylor- Motorhead
43. Bill Ward- Black Sabbath
44. Bill Stevenson- Black Flag
45. Justin Foley- Killswitch Engage
46. Tommy Lee- Motley Crue
47. Faust- Emperor
48. Jose Pasillas II- Incubus
49. Adam Carson- A.F.I.
50. Mitch Mitchell- Jimi Hendrix Experience
51. Brooks Wackerman- Bad Religion
52. Atom Willard- Against Me
53. Nick Menza- Megadeth
54. Buddy Rich
55. Charlie Mingus
56. Joey Jordison- Scar The Martyr/ex Slipknot
57. Ginger Baker- Cream/Blind Faith

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