Taylor Hawkins Dies: Rock ‘N Roll Corridor Of Standing Drummer For The Foo Fighters Used to be 50
Taylor Hawkins, the drummer for major rock band Foo Fighters, has died. The band announced it on Twitter unhurried on Friday, but supplied no foremost aspects on the circumstances.
The band became touring South The usa on the time of his death. Hawkins reportedly became stumbled on dumb in a hotel room in Bogota, Colombia, the put the Foo Fighters had been as a consequence of play at a competition. No reason within the aid of death has been revealed as of but.
Foo Fighters possess announced that they won’t be acting at Competition Estéreo Picnic within the capital following the tragedy.
Born in Fortress Worth, Texas, Hawkins’s household moved to Laguna Beach, California when he became four-years-dilapidated. He started his song career within the 1990s, drumming for prog rock band Sylvia and the rock singer Sass Jordan. He left the Jordan gig to be a part of Alanis Morissette from1995-1997 for the length of her tour supporting her monster album Jagged Dinky Tablet, which supplied extra than 10 million models.
From there, he joined the Foo Fighters in 1997, a daunting peril since the band is fronted by legendary drummer Dave Grohl, who switched to guitar after Nirvana ended.
As effectively as to taking part in drums on every Foo Fighters album starting up with 1999’s There Is Nothing Left To Lose, he additionally contributed vocals and other instrumentation. He is within the Rock And Roll Corridor Of Standing as a member of Foo Fighters.
He is survived by a spouse and had quite loads of kids.
Greg Evans contributed to this memoir.
— Foo Fighters (@foofighters) March 26, 2022