“Everything government touches turns to crap.” – Ringo Starr
When I started writing this piece I released how little I knew about drumming. So it took many weeks of research and studying to identify what I believe to be the Amplificity Top 10 drummers of all time.
All the research I got from this article was also sourced from some of our music greats. A special thanks to;
- “The Top 10 Drummers Of All Time” by Gavin Harrison, published on MusicRadar
- “Top 10 Drummers of All Time” by Daniel Kreps, published on Rolling Stone
- “Top 10 Greatest Drummers Of All Time” by Damian Fanelli, published on Guitar World
I often feel that drummers are the underappreciated musicians of our time, yet when I go through the list of my favourite drummers, it’s just undeniable how talented and brilliant these guys were. Ahead of their time. Musicians In their own rights.
However, let me first start by introducing you to 5 drummers that popularised the drum and push its boundaries.