Foo Fighters Drummer Taylor Hawkins die at 50

Abrar Khan

Taylor Hawkins, the longtime drummer for the megaplatinum band Foo Fighters, has died.

He was 50, and died in Bogota, Colombia, where the group was scheduled to perform. 

Hawkins' death was confirmed by the band in an online post late Friday night. It did not release a cause but called his passing a "tragic and untimely loss." 

Died: 25 March 2022, Four Seasons Hotel Casa Medina Bogota, Bogotá, Colombia Born: 17 February 1972, Fort Worth, Texas, United States Height: 1.79 m Spouse: Alison Hawkins (m. 2005) Music groups: Foo Fighters (Since 1997), Coheed and Cambria, MORE Children: Oliver Shane Hawkins, Annabelle Hawkins

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When did Taylor Hawkins join Foo Fighters? 


Hawkins was Alanis Morissette's touring drummer when he joined Foo Fighters in 1997.

How long has Taylor Hawkins been in Foo Fighters? 


Taylor Hawkins, for 25 years the drummer for Foo Fighters and best friend of frontman Dave Grohl, has died during a South American tour with the rock band. 

Was Taylor Hawkins a good drummer? 


Hawkins created a wonderfully rich musical legacy all his own, both with the Foos and other collaborators.

Who is taylor hawkins wife? 


Hawkins and his wife, Alison, married in 2005. They had three children together, Oliver, Annabelle and Everleigh. They resided in Hidden Hills, California, after moving from Topanga Canyon in 2012.