Taylor Hawkins

1972 - Today

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Oliver Taylor Hawkins (born February 17, 1972) is an American musician, best known as the drummer for the rock band Foo Fighters. Prior to joining the band in 1997, he was the touring drummer for Sass Jordan and Alanis Morissette as well as the drummer in a progressive experimental band Sylvia. In 2004, Hawkins formed his own side project, Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders, in which he plays drums and sings. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Taylor Hawkins has received more than 2,574,281 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Taylor Hawkins is the 1,836th most popular musician (down from 1,596th in 2019), the 9,495th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,692nd in 2019) and the 789th most popular American Musician.

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  • 30

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  • 3.20

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  • 3.95

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Taylor Hawkins ranks 1,836 out of 2,675Before him are Tom Scott, Josh Homme, Jon Oliva, Ed O'Brien, Harvey Mason, and David Murray. After him are Billy Higgins, Gar Samuelson, Jonny Buckland, Kevin Jonas, Steve Angello, and Taiji.

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Among people born in 1972, Taylor Hawkins ranks 270Before him are Roberto Torres, Carlos Ponce, Claudia Black, Mia Hamm, China Miéville, and Hera Björk. After him are Alfred Schreuder, Masakazu Morita, Pierre Amine Gemayel, Rory Cochrane, Manny Ramirez, and Anders Thomas Jensen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Taylor Hawkins ranks 9,495 out of 15,968Before him are Tip O'Neill (1912), John Bartram (1699), Howard Dean (1948), David Murray (1955), Guion Bluford (1942), and RJ Mitte (1992). After him are Tom Courtney (1933), Warren William (1894), Anne Smith (1959), Billy Higgins (1936), Clint Howard (1959), and Ann B. Davis (1926).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Taylor Hawkins ranks 789Before him are T Bone Burnett (1948), Tom Scott (1948), Josh Homme (1973), Jon Oliva (1959), Harvey Mason (1947), and David Murray (1955). After him are Billy Higgins (1936), Gar Samuelson (1958), Kevin Jonas (1987), Mike McCready (1966), James Williamson (1949), and Hiro Yamamoto (1961).

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