Happy Birthday Charlie Watts

"Like A Charlie Watts"

Happy Birthday to Charles Robert "Charlie" Watts (born 2 June 1941). He is an English drummer, best known as a member of the Rolling Stones. He is also the leader of a jazz band, a record producer, commercial artist, and horse breeder.

In 1989, the Rolling Stones were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In the July 2006 issue of Modern Drummer magazine, Watts was voted into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame along with Ringo Starr, Keith Moon, Steve Gadd, Buddy Rich, and other highly esteemed drummers.

Artwork by Lynn Skordal

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