Chris Frazier performing with Foreigner at Centro de Convenciones Claro, Lima-Peru, 02/04/2013
Bethesda, Maryland, United States
Hard rock, Heavy metal, Instrumental rock, Progressive metal
Whitesnake, Eddie Money, Doug Aldrich, Steve Vai, Tak Matsumoto Group, Edgar Winter, Eric Sardinas, Foreigner
Christopher Ridgeway Frazier (born 7 September 1967 in [1 ] Bethesda, Maryland, United States ) is a [2 ] musician who has been a world-class drummer, and known in the professional ranks since he started recording and touring with guitar virtuoso Steve Vai from 1985 through 2001. Chris was the touring drummer with classic rock icon, Eddie Money from 2003 through 2006, when he was approached to become the drummer of veteran rock band Whitesnake.
Frazier was called up by David Coverdale in May 2006, Coverdale took an instant liking to him. Frazier had done work extensive with
Whitesnakes guitar player, Doug Aldrich in the past. Chris was with Whitesnake through December, 2010. [3 ]
Whitesnake, Frazier worked with Eddie Money (2003–06), Edgar Winter and TMG (Tak Matsumoto Group), which featured Jack Blades and Eric Martin as well. Chris had worked with Whitesnake guitarist Doug Aldrich on his solo albums, and with guitar virtuoso Steve Vai.
Chris is currently the drummer for the iconic band
Foreigner, having joined in September 2012.
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