- Name: Chad Smith
- Born: 10/25/1961 (59 years old)
Chad Gaylord Smith (born October 25, 1961) is an American musician who has been the drummer of the band Red Hot Chili Peppers since 1988. The group was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012. Smith is also the drummer of the hard rock supergroup Chickenfoot, formed in 2008, and of the all-instrumental outfit Chad Smith’s Bombastic Meatbats, formed in 2007.
Birth Name: Chad Gaylord Smith
Alias: Chad Gaylord Smith
Genre: Funk rock, alternative rock, hard rock, funk metal, heavy metal, experimental rock, jazz-funk, comedy
Birth Place: St. Paul, Minnesota, U.S.
Chad Smith quotes :
Playing well with others is important - not being too flashy, just keeping good time and of course coming up with cool beats. A good snare drum, kick drum, high hat. Just getting good at the hand feet coordination.Chad Smith
In some of the L.A. clubs, people can act too cool to get into your music. That can get to be a bit much.Chad Smith