Metal + Rock Communities React To Passing Of Foo Fighters Drummer Taylor Hawkins

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The Foo Fighters drummer, Taylor Hawkins, has passed away. He was 50 years old. News of Hawkins’ passing comes from the band’s social media accounts. At the time of this writing, Colombian Police have issued a statement regarding the cause of death for the Foo Fighters drummer.

Hawkins’ passing has rippled through the rock and metal communities. Many artists have taken to social media, sharing their condolences, memories, and love for the Foo Fighters drummer.

Among those who have reached out regarding the passing of the Foo Fighters drummer are Lars Ulrich of Metallica, Paul Stanley of Kiss, Ozzy Osbourne, Geezer Butler, David Draiman of Disturbed, Tom Morello of Rage Against The Machine, and many more. You can find what artists and bands have had to say below.

We send our love to Hawkins’ family, friends, and the band.

 

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Words by: Michael Pementel

 

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