Karl Voted Music Radar best pop/session drummers in the world

Karl Voted Music Radar best pop/session drummers in the world

The Rhythm Best of Drums 2015 polls have received over 102,000 votes, and we’re now ready to roll out the winners. The nominees were what we considered to be the drummers and gear that have excelled in 2015. Here, we present the Best Pop/Session Drummer

10. Alex Torjussen (Rumer, Lucy Spraggan, Max Milner)
9. Andy Gangadeen (Chase & Status)
8. Ian Thomas (Mark Knopfler etc)
7. Brian Frasier-Moore (Madonna)
6. Jeremy Stacey (Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds)
5. Matt Chamberlain (Soundgarden etc)
4. Ralph Salmins (The Waterboys, etc)
3. Ash Soan (This Oceanic Feeling, The Voice)
2. Josh Devine (One Direction)

Number 1: Karl Brazil (Robbie Williams)

2015 Highlight: A long-time favourite of Rhythm readers, Karl’s proved himself a versatile and canny player on countless pop sessions in the last few years, and a more than capable MD for Aussie teen pop band 5 Seconds Of Summer… but it’s his long-time pop gig with Robbie Williams that wins it for him here. And of course, it helps having Robbie on-side.

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