Singer, Songwriter, Drummer, Composer, Guitarist, Pianist
Donald Hugh "Don" Henley (born July 22, 1947) is an American singer, lyricist, producer, and drummer, best known as a founding member of the Eagles before launching a successful solo career. Henley was the drummer and co-lead vocalist for the Eagles from 1971–1980, when the...Wikipedia
Born: 22nd July, 1947, Gilmer, Texas, USA
Height: 5' 10" (178 cm)
Claim to Fame: Eagles
METALLICA, AEROSMITH, AC/DC Make BILLBOARD's List Of Top 25 Live Artists Since 1990
May 28, 2014
METALLICA, AEROSMITH and AC/DC have made Billboard magazine's list of the 25 highest-grossing touring artists from 1990 through 2014.
The music industry publication ranks THE ROLLING STONES, U2, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, MADONNA and BON JOVI as the five acts to have earned over a billion.
Billboard's 25 highest-grossing touring artists from 1990 through 2014:
01. THE ROLLING STONES
03. BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
05. BON JOVI
06. ELTON... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 6 months ago
Ringo Starr, Phil Collins Top List of World’s Richest Drummers
by: Dave Lifton
Drummers are the Rodney Dangerfield of rock. From jokes like, “What did the drummer get on his IQ test?” (answer: drool) to the mock tragedies that befell Spinal Tap’s myriad timekeepers, drummers get no respect. However, a new list shows that many of them are laughing all the way to the bank.
Celebrity Net Worth has posted the net worth of the 30 richest drummers, based on publicly available information. Perhaps not surprisingly due to the... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 2 years ago
The Eagles rocker Don Henley is amazed he has been allowed to openly insult and criticize President George W. Bush, while other musicians have been vilified.
Rock fans turned on The Eagles` country contemporaries The Dixie Chicks when they said they were ashamed to hail from Bush`s home state of Texas - yet Henley has compared the president to a chimpanzee and suffered no consequences.
He tells TheBoot.com, "Where other people might not be able to get away with it - like our friends the Dixie Chicks, bless their hearts - we get away with it. I`ve said some... Read More
Posted by NewsHound 6 years ago
Born in Gilmer, Texas, USA
Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2000.