|Born||October 25, 1961|
Saint Paul, Minnesota
|Associated acts||Red Hot Chili Peppers|
Chadwick Smith (born October 25, 1961 in Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States) is a drummer in the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers. He joined the band in 1988 with John Frusciante when guitarist Hillel Slovak died of a heroin drug overdose, and Jack Irons left because of his friend dying. Chad has stayed in the band since then, playing the drums for every single album up to today.
Discography[change | change source]
- Red Hot Chili Peppers
- Mother Milk (1989)
- Blood Sugar Sex Magik (1991)
- One. Hot Minute (1995)
- Californication (1999)
- By the Way (2002)
- Stadium Acradium (2006)
- I'm With You (2011)
References[change | change source]
- "Chad Smith on Writing New RHCP LP 'From Thin Air,' Befriending Will Ferrell". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 2021-02-24.
- "LA BEAT : Drugs: Just Another Member of L.A.'s Rock Bands?". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2021-02-04.