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Buddy Rich
Neil Peart
John Bonham
Steve Gadd
Ringo Starr
Keith Moon
Carl Palmer
Gene Krupa
Max Roach
Elvin Jones
Ginger Baker
Billy Cobham
Stewart Copeland
Dennis Chambers
Jaki Leibezeit
Terry Bozzio
Bill Bruford
Hal Blaine
Mike Portnoy

Neil Peart - The One!

by Oscar M
(Texas, USA)

Neil Peart

Neil Peart

Neil is overall The One! John Bonham had the Power. Buddy Rich had the speed, and the others have/had a unique talent all their own.

And with respect to all the other Great Drummers on this list or those not listed but otherwise deserve to be on it, Neil is the total package.

For those of you who claim Neil is old and was arguably the best during the late 70's and early 80's, just attend a Rush concert and see the man at work. He still has speed and hits the drums hard during the entire Three hour show!

Granted he is not what he was in his prime, he is still among the Elite today. Not too bad for a man in his sixties. Let us not forget Rush has been nearly non stop during their nearly forty year existence with exception being the tragedy that hit the group in 1997.

That is an extreme amount of wear and tear and yet all three members of Rush are still at the top of nearly everyone's list for their respective instruments.

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Oct 15, 2015
Cool! NEW
by: Dean

He is such an amazing musician. I am fangirling so bad right now. haha Thanks for sharing!

Aug 18, 2015
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by: Anonymous

Drums are used for the purpose of the playing of the music. Neil Peart is one of those drum sets which is a complete set of the drums. This is one of those sets of the drums, about which it is said that this is overall the one.

May 08, 2015
THE best in my books NEW
by: R.J. (Ringo) Cormier

He always will be considered the best drummer in the business. I like his style of playing. I wouldn't deny his speed and tenacity when he plays with Rush. He puts a lot of power behind the songs he plays. #1 with a bullet! Way to go, Neil, Keep up the good work!

Apr 09, 2015
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by: timothy Davinroy

Simply Neil Peart is a True Master Percussionist and there is no one that can match is Perfectioin.

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