Famous Black Drummers

James BrownJames Brown
03 May 1933, American
Musician, recording artist, producer, dancer,
DJ YellaDJ Yella
11 December 1967, American
Rapper

Danger MouseDanger Mouse
29 July 1977, American
Musician

Anderson PaakAnderson Paak
08 February 1986, American
Singer

QuestloveQuestlove
20 January 1971, American
Musician

D'AngeloD'Angelo
11 February 1974, American
Singer-songwriter
LabrinthLabrinth
04 January 1989, British
Musician

DJ QuikDJ Quik
18 January 1970, American
Rapper

SantigoldSantigold
25 September 1976, American
Singer-songwriter
Art BlakeyArt Blakey
11 October 1919, American
Drummer

Max RoachMax Roach
10 January 1924, American
Musician
Jeffrey OsborneJeffrey Osborne
09 March 1948, American
Singer-songwriter

Babatunde OlatunjiBabatunde Olatunji
07 April 1927, Nigerian, American
Musician, Percussionist

Philly Joe JonesPhilly Joe Jones
15 July 1923, American
American drummer

Earl PalmerEarl Palmer
25 October 1924, American
American drummer

Cozy ColeCozy Cole
17 October 1909, American
Drummer
Rashied AliRashied Ali
01 July 1933, American
Jazz drummer

Ed BlackwellEd Blackwell
10 October 1929, American
Drummer

Pete La RocaPete La Roca
07 April 1938, American
Jazz Drummer

Johnny WatsonJohnny Watson
03 February 1935, American
Musician
Doudou N'Diaye RoseDoudou N'Diaye Rose
28 July 1930, Senegalese
Drummer