5 Drummerszone artists - Daniel "Zoro" Donnelly

Daniel "Zoro" Donnelly
* June 13, 1962
United States
LA based drummer Zoro (real name: Daniel Donnelly) has toured and recorded with Lenny Kravitz, Bobby Brown, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, The New Edition, Jody Watley, Philip Bailey of Earth Wind & Fire, Vanessa Paradis and many others.

Zoro was voted #1 R&B drummer in the Modern Drummer reader's poll for three consecutive years, 2000-2002. He is also author of the best selling and critically acclaimed Warner Bros.

Publications book, video, and DVD series, The Commandments of R&B Drumming: A Comprehensive Guide To Soul, Funk & Hip Hop. All were awarded with the prestigious #1 educational products title in the Modern Drummer reader's poll.

A respected educator who teaches privately and conducts master classes around the globe, Zoro was voted Best Clinician in the 2001 & 2002 Modern Drummer reader's poll, and has his own CD entitled, The Funky Drummer.