DEF LEPPARD‘s Rick Allen has been voted “Best Rock Drummer In The World” by the readers of Music Radar.
This month will be 36 years since the life-altering accident suffered by Allen in which he lost his left arm in an auto accident in England. Allen had to relearn how to play drums all together.
Coming in at No. 2 was VOLBEAT‘s Jon Larsen, followed by 5 SECONDS OF SUMMER‘s Ashton Irwin at No. 3, ALTER BRIDGE‘s Scott Phillips at No. 4, Simon Phillips at No. 5, QUEEN‘s Roger Taylor at No. 6, MÖTLEY CRÜE‘s Tommy Lee at No. 7, BLINK-182‘s Travis Barker at No. 8, NIRVANA‘s Dave Grohl at No. 9, and AC/DC‘s Phil Rudd at No. 10.