Capricorn Drummers

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 1 
Dave Grohl
(Founder of the Rock Band 'Foo Fighters')
Dave Grohl
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Birthdate: January 14, 1969
Birthplace: Warren, Ohio, United States

Regarded as one of the most popular and influential rock musicians of the 1990s and 2000s, Dave Grohl is best known for his association with the famous rock band Nirvana, for which he was the drummer. Also a singer-songwriter, Dave Grohl was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014.

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Lars Ulrich
(Drummer and Co-founder of American Heavy Metal Band ‘Metallica’)
Lars Ulrich
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Birthdate: December 26, 1963
Birthplace: Gentofte, Denmark

Musician, songwriter, and record producer, Lars Ulrich, is best known as the drummer and co-founder of American heavy metal band Metallica. Born into a family of tennis players, he was initially expected to play the sport as well. However, he was more interested in music and proceeded to pursue a successful career in the field. 

 3 
Cozy Powell
(Drummer)
Cozy Powell
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Birthdate: December 29, 1947
Birthplace: Cirencester
Died: April 5, 1998
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 4 
Till Lindemann
(Lead Vocalist and Lyricist of 'Neue Deutsche Härte' Band 'Rammstein')
Till Lindemann
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Birthdate: January 4, 1963
Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany

German singer-songwriter and poet Till Lindemann is best-recognised as the lead vocalist and lyricist of the German heavy-metal band Rammstein and for the musical project Lindemann that he fronted. Roadrunner Records listed him among "50 Greatest Metal Frontmen of All Time". He has also published two books of poetry, In stillen Nächten and Messer, and featured in minor roles in movies.

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Gene Krupa
(American drummer)
Gene Krupa
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Birthdate: January 15, 1909
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: October 16, 1973
 6 
Stephen Stills
(Singer-songwriter)
Stephen Stills
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Birthdate: January 3, 1945
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
 7 
Desi Arnaz Jr.
(Actor, Musician)
Desi Arnaz Jr.
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Birthdate: January 19, 1953
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California,United States
 8 
Terry Bozzio
(Drummer, Musician, Composer, Percussionist)
Terry Bozzio
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Birthdate: December 27, 1950
Birthplace: San Francisco
 9 
DJ Quik
(Rapper)
DJ Quik
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Birthdate: January 18, 1970
Birthplace: Compton, California, USA
 10 
Steve Jordan
(composer, record producer, jazz musician, drummer)
Steve Jordan
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Birthdate: January 14, 1957
Birthplace: New York City
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Kate Schellenbach
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Birthdate: January 5, 1966
Birthplace: New York City
 12 
Aynsley Dunbar
(Drummer, Composer)
Aynsley Dunbar
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Birthdate: January 10, 1946
Birthplace: Liverpool
 13 
Paul Hester
(Former Drummer and Co-founder of Crowded House)
Paul Hester
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Birthdate: January 8, 1959
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
Died: March 26, 2005
 14 
Josh Freese
(Multi-instrumentalist)
Josh Freese
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Birthdate: December 25, 1972
Birthplace: Orlando, Florida, USA
 15 
Harry Judd
(Drummer)
Harry Judd
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Birthdate: December 23, 1985
Birthplace: Chelmsford
 16 
Max Roach
(Musician)
Max Roach
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Birthdate: January 10, 1924
Birthplace: Pasquotank County, North Carolina, U.S.
Died: August 16, 2007
 17 
James Mercer
(Singer-songwriter)
James Mercer
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Birthdate: December 26, 1970
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
 18 
Ronald Shannon Jackson
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Birthdate: January 12, 1940
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Died: October 19, 2013
 19 
Tom Jenkinson
(Musician)
Tom Jenkinson
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Birthdate: January 17, 1975
Birthplace: Chelmsford, United Kingdom
 20 
Mike Reno
(Singer, Musician, Drummer)
Mike Reno
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Birthdate: January 8, 1955
Birthplace: New Westminster
 21 
Jon Theodore
(Drummer)
Jon Theodore
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Birthdate: December 30, 1973
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
 22 
Marco Minnemann
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Birthdate: December 24, 1970
Birthplace: Hannover, Germany
 23 
John Robinson
(Drummer)
John Robinson
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Birthdate: December 29, 1954
Birthplace: Creston, Iowa, United States
 24 
Jojo Mayer
(Drummer)
Jojo Mayer
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Birthdate: January 18, 1963
Birthplace: Zürich

Swiss drummer Jojo Mayer was no stranger to music in his childhood, being the son of bassist Vali Mayer. Introduced to the drums at age 2, he later started experimenting with jazz. His interest in electronic and experimental funk made him launch the New York-based trio Nerve.

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Torry Castellano
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Birthdate: January 8, 1979
Birthplace: San Francisco
 26 
Keith Forsey
(Composer, Drummer, Musician, Songwriter, Record producer)
Keith Forsey
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Birthdate: January 2, 1948
Birthplace: London
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Clive Bunker
(Drummer)
Clive Bunker
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Birthdate: December 30, 1946
Birthplace: Luton
 28 
Kenny Clarke
(Musician)
Kenny Clarke
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Birthdate: January 9, 1914
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 26, 1985
 29 
Glenn Kotche
(Drummer)
Glenn Kotche
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Birthdate: December 31, 1970
Birthplace: Roselle, Illinois, United States
 30 
Jay Maisel
(Photographer)
Jay Maisel
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Birthdate: January 18, 1931
Birthplace: Brooklyn
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Grady Tate
(Musician)
Grady Tate
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Birthdate: January 14, 1932
Birthplace: Durham, North Carolina, United States
Died: October 8, 2017
 32 
Baby Dodds
(Drummer)
Baby Dodds
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Birthdate: December 24, 1898
Birthplace: New Orleans
Died: February 14, 1959
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Ziggy Modeliste
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Birthdate: December 28, 1948
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
 34 
Ed Thigpen
(Drummer)
Ed Thigpen
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Birthdate: December 28, 1930
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: January 13, 2010
 35 
Barry Jenkins
(Musician)
Barry Jenkins
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Birthdate: December 22, 1944
Birthplace: Leicester, Leicestershire, England, UK
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Andrzej Zaucha
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Birthdate: January 12, 1949
Birthplace: Kraków, Poland
Died: October 10, 1991

As a teenager, Polish singer Andrzej Zaucha was a master in canoeing. Her later worked as a typesetter. Though never trained in music, he delivered hits such as Byłaś serca biciem. He was killed by French director Yves Goulais, who suspected him of having an affair with his wife.

 37 
Willie Smith
(Musician)
Willie Smith
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Birthdate: January 19, 1936
Birthplace: Helena, Arkansas, United States
Died: September 16, 2011
 38 
Albert Wolff
(conductor, Choir director, Composer, Pianist)
Albert Wolff
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Birthdate: January 19, 1884
Birthplace: Paris
Died: February 21, 1970
 39 
Nia Lovelis
(Drummer)
Nia Lovelis
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Birthdate: January 1, 1997
Birthplace: New York, USA
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Mikko Sirén
(Musician, Drummer)
Mikko Sirén
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Birthdate: December 31, 1975
Birthplace: Helsinki