5 Drummerszone artists - Rashid Williams

Rashid Williams
* March 28, 1986
United States
Rashid Williams began his journey at the age of three when he sat behind his first set of drums. The son of a Pastor and Music Director, at the ripe age of seven he began playing in his fatherís church keeping time for the choir.

Rashid Williams continued to refine his craft over his young career and as a result has shared the stage with Estelle, Stevie Wonder, India Arie, Rick Ross and Kanye West. He has also toured with Eric Roberson, Goapele, N.E.R.D., Jill Scott and holds the drum chair for all of the John Legend tours.

Rashid Williams has been featured in Modern Drummer and Drumhead magazines as well as noted in numerous music publications for his incredible musicality.

Drumhead Magazine's Jonathan Mover quotes: "At only 22-years old, Rashid Williams plays with the maturity of someone twice his age. He has a dangerous combination of chops, groove and impeccable time, well balanced and expertly displayed."