Jim Riley

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Birthday
29, 1969
Birthplace
Boston, MA
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
29, 1969 (age 50)
Birthplace
Boston, MA

About

Drummer and band leader for the popular country pop band Rascal Flatts. He has also performed for numerous popular live shows like The Voice, American Idol, and The Tonight Show.

Before Fame

He earned a degree in music education from the University of North Texas and has since gained a prestigious reputation as an educator. He eventually opened his own teaching studio, the Drum Dojo in 2007.

Trivia

He authored the self-help book Survival Guide for the Modern Drummer released in November 2015.

Family Life

Though born in Boston, he has lived in Texas and Nashville, Tennessee.

Associated With

He worked alongside Gary LeVox, Jay DeMarcus, and Joe Don Rooney as the drummer and bandleader of Rascal Flatts.