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If one person can hold the title as the greatest, most influential, and most emulated rock drummer in history, it has to be John Bonham. Bonham has been cited as a major drumming influence by Chad Smith, Vinnie Paul, Danny Carey, Mike Portnoy, Neil Peart, Jon Fishman, and countless other drummers. Even non-drummers will often preach Bonham’s greatness as one of the greatest drummers to ever play rock & roll. So what makes Bonham so special? What makes his drumming stand the test of time and stand out from all the rest?