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Who is the best session drummer of 2020?

Best in drums 2020
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BEST IN DRUMS 2020: If nailing takes in the studio was easy we’d all be doing it. But, in fact, to ace a session it takes a deep understanding of feel, time and the requirements of the song. Not to mention the ability to communicate with producers and get the job done efficiently.

Drummers create the bedrock upon which most hit songs are built, and this selection of players are the absolute best in the world at that job.

When the mics are on and the track is cued, who has the skills to deliver a clean take? Place your vote below.

Want to have you say in more of our drum polls? View all of the Best in drums 2020 vote categories.

Voting closes at midnight on 21 November.

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