Taylor Hawkins Age, Career, Family, Height, Hobbies, Girlfriend, Net Worth & More

Taylor Hawkins was an American drummer and singer who was a member of the famous rock band Foo Fighters. He was born in Fort Worth, USA on February 17, 1972, and started his career as a drummer in local bands before joining Alanis Morissette’s band in 1995. Later on, he became the drummer for the band Sylvia.

In 1997, he received an offer from Dave Grohl to join Foo Fighters and he has been a member ever since. Tay is popular for his energetic and classic drumming style. He won many awards and nominations for his performance and contribution to music. He died in Bogota, Colombia on March 25, 2022.

Taylor Hawkins Biography

Real Name

Oliver Taylor Hawkins




February 16, 1972


50 (till 2022)


March 25, 2022




Fort Worth, Texas, USA




High School


Musician and Drummer


Foo Fighters


This Is a Call (1995)

Net Worth

$40 million (as of 2022)

Zodiac Sign


Father Name

Terry Hawkins

Mother Name

Elizabeth Ann Hawkins


Jason Hawkins and Heather Hawkins


Alison Hawkins


Oliver Shane Hawkins
Annabelle Alison Hawkins
Everleigh Hawkins

Marital Status



Music and Traveling

Early Life

He was born on February 17, 1972, in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He was interested in music since his childhood and often played drums. His parents got separated and then he moved to Laguna Beach, California with his mother.

He joined several local bands and showed her skills as a drummer due to which he made a reputation among local bands. He worked initially as a delivery boy and surfboard maker to earn money but he continued his music journey. In 1995, He received an offer to tour with Canadian singer “Alanis Morissette” as a drummer.

He completed this tour successfully and returned to California and started to continue his career with a local band and then he joined Foo Fighters Band in 1997 in Bogota, Colombia. On March 25, 2022, his journey came to an end and he died in Bogota, Colombia.

Taylor Hawkins early life


He faced challenges several times during his career as a drummer. He was short of money but also he was a drug addict. One day, he took heroin in high amounts and shifted to hospital and was in come for almost 2 weeks in London.


He was born into a rich family in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. His father Terry Hawkins was a businessman and his mother Elizabeth Ann Hawkins was a housewife. He had two siblings including Jason Hawkins and Heather Hawkins. His parents were separated when he was a teenager and he moved to California with his mother.

Girlfriend & Wife

He was married twice. He was first married to Kathleen and they had a son together whose name was Oliver Shane Hawkins. Later on, they got divorced and In 2005, he married Alison Hinds and they had two children together, a son Annabelle and a daughter Everleigh.

  • Kathleen
  • Alison Hinds


He did his schooling at a local school in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. He completed his High School at Laguna Beach High School, California. 


He started his career in the early 1990s when he played in only local bands in California. In 1995, he got an opportunity to tour with Alanis Morissette’s touring band as a drummer. He successfully completed this tour and gained much experience to boost his confidence and skills.

After completing his tour, he returned to California and continued with local bands, and then the Foo Fighters Band invited him in 1997. Since then, he continued his musical journey as a career and won several awards and nominations for his performance and contribution.

Taylor Hawkins career

Music List

  • Everlong
  • The Pretender
  • Best of You
  • Learn to Fly
  • My Hero
  • All My Life
  • Times Like These
  • Monkey Wrench
  • Walk
  • This Is a Call
  • Big Me
  • Breakout
  • Generator
  • No Way Back
  • Stacked Actors
  • Enough Space
  • Rope
  • Congregation
  • Arlandria
  • White Limo

With the Coattail Riders

  • Range Rover Bitch
  • Middle Child
  • You’re No Good at Life No More
  • It’s OK Now
  • I’ve Got Some Not Being Around You To Do
  • Louie
  • Don’t Have to Speak
  • Don’t Wanna Die
  • La Dee Da
  • C U in Hell

With Chevy Metal

  • Under Pressure (Queen and David Bowie cover)
  • Play That Funky Music (Wild Cherry cover)
  • I’m the One (Van Halen cover)
  • Jump (Van Halen cover)
  • Panama (Van Halen cover)
  • Whole Lotta Rosie (AC/DC cover)
  • Rock and Roll (Led Zeppelin cover)
  • Stay with Me (The Faces cover)

Social Media

Taylor Hawkins social media


He has 371k followers on Instagram.


He has 85.3K followers on Twitter.


He has 202K followers on Facebook.

Social Media Handles

Net Worth

Till March 25, 2022, his net worth was $40 million.

Taylor Hawkins net worth


His nickname was Tay.


Favorite Actor

Jack Nicholson

Favorite Sport

Mountain Bike

Favorite Place


Favorite Food

Chinese food

Favorite Color


Physical Appearance


5 feet and 9 Inches


70 kg









Show Size

8 (US Size)



Eye Color

Dark brown

Hair Color


Skin Complexion


Taylor Hawkins Physical appearance

Amazing Facts About Taylor

  • He was famous as a drummer for the rock band Foo Fighters.
  • He was born in Texas on February 17, 1972.
  • He died on March 25, 2022, in California.
  • Before joining Foo Fighters, Hawkins played in several local bands.
  • He has won multiple awards for his music including Grammy Awards as a member of Foo Fighters.
  • He was married twice and had three children.
  • Before joining the Foo Fighters, he played in a band called Sylvia.
  • He was a drug addict.
  • He was also a singer and has given vocals to Foo Fighters songs including, Cold Day in the Sun and Sunday Rain.
  • Dennis Collins and Liz Truss are also among the list of most influential personalities on the internet.

Who was Taylor?

He was a drummer.

How old was Taylor?

He was 50 years old.

What is Taylor’s net worth?

As of now (2022), his worth is $40 million.

What is his full name?

His full name is Oliver Taylor Hawkins.

When was Taylor born?

He was born on February 16, 1972.

Was Taylor dating?

He is not dating anyone.

Was Taylor married?

He was married.

What is the Zodiac sign of Taylor?

His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Where was Taylor from?

He was from Fort Worth, Texas, USA.

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