Neil Peart Voted Greatest Drummer of All Time

artist: rush date: 06/04/2014 category: entertainment
I like this
7721
voted: 98
Neil Peart Voted Greatest Drummer of All Time
Rush drum master Neil Peart has been crowned the greatest drummer of all time in a recent fan vote over on Consequence of Sound.

Throughout the playoff, Neil has triumphed over Mitch Mitchell of The Jimi Hendrix Experience, The Who's Keith Moon, Mike Portnoy of Dream Theater, finally meeting late John Bonham in the finals.

Crushing the Led Zeppelin drummer with 87% to 13%, Neil has easily claimed the No. 1 title.

As for Bonzo, the second finalist went up against Bill Bruford, Buddy Rich and Tool's Danny Carrey in the semi-finals.

Among other notable figures, Dave Grohl dropped out against Portnoy in the second round, while Ringo Starr and Ginger Baker didn't even make it through the first round. Check out the full competition below.


Make sure to also check out Neil's rockin' solo in the embedded video and share your thoughts on this one - is Mr. Peart truly the greatest drummer of all time?

Submit your story new
More rush news:
+ Rush: 'The Station That We Wrote 'The Spirit of Radio' About Won't Play Our Music' General Music News 08/27/2015
+ Alex Lifeson: Current Rush Tour Is 'Not the End of the Band' General Music News 08/07/2015
+ Rush Have Performed Their Final Tour Concert Ever; RHCP, Foo Fighters, Tool Drummers Watched From the Crowd in Awe Entertainment 08/03/2015
+ Alex Lifeson Describes Solo Album 'Victor' as His 'Greatest Accomplishment' General Music News 07/31/2015
+ Rush Want 'Clockwork Angels' Movie General Music News 07/02/2015
+ Fan Plans to Build Rush's Lifeson a Guitar That Will Help With His Arthritis General Music News 06/29/2015
+ view all
Comments
Your captcha is incorrect