The 10 Best Drummers of All Time

In the pantheon of modern music, guitarists have historically received all the glory, but we would argue drummers possess a higher concentration of whatever potentially hazardous elixir it is that fuels the rock and roll fire. Ever since Keith Moon went partially deaf trying to blow up his kick drum while performing “My Generation” on live TV, drummers have been trying to take their performances ever higher. While iconic jazz drummers have had crazy influence on the drummers on this list, we’re saving the jazzier set for another time, and are cutting straight ahead to 10 the most rocking, hardest, slamming drummers of all time. Get ready.

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