Taylor Hawkins Net Worth
Taylor Hawkins Net Worth: Taylor Hawkins is an American musician who has a net worth of $30 million dollars. Taylor Hawkins became the drummer for the band, "Foo Fighters" in 1997 after touring with Alannis Morrisette on her "Jagged Little Pill Tour". He also has his own side music project called, "Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders". The UK-based Rhythm Magazine named him the "Best Rock Drummer" of 2005. He was born Oliver Taylor Hawkins on February 17, 1972, in Fort Worth, Texas. Hawkins grew up in the surf and sand of California's Laguna Beach. As a teenager he was influenced by the Police's Stewart Copeland and first started to hone his musical skills with the experimental group Sylvia. However, he left the Orange County-based band to become the drummer of Sass Jordan, which in turn he left to act as the drummer for Alanis Morissette. In addition to being one of the touring band-mates for the Canadian singer/songwriter, he also appeared in Morissette's videos for the hit singles "You Oughta Know" and "You Learn". It was in 1997 that Hawkins met Dave Grohl and joined his band's ranks behind the drum kit. The Foo Fighters helped him rise to stardom among the alternative rock world of the late '90s into the 2000s. Taylor Hawkins was even voted "Best Rock Drummer" in 2005 by the UK drumming magazine Rhythm. Meanwhile, he also found himself working on his own side project, Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders, in which he appears both as drummer and singer.