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TAYLOR HAWKINS' Son Dedicated His Live Drum Cover Of "My Hero" To His Dad

Oliver Shane Hawkins doing his father proud.

Oliver Shane Hawkins

Drummer Taylor Hawkins' son Oliver Shane Hawkins got on stage over the Fourth of July weekend to pay tribute to his late father with a cover of "My Hero." The footage is short, but of course the message is powerful – and it's great to see Taylor's drumming being carried on with his son.

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The hawk wouldve been proud ? #taylorhawkins #foofighters #fyp

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Foo Fighters recently announced two tribute shows to the late and great Taylor Hawkins on September 3 at London's Wembley Stadium and on September 27 at The Kia Forum in Los Angeles. The shows will feature Dave Grohl, Nate Mendel, Chris Shiflett, Pat Smear, and Rami Jaffee coming together with the Hawkins family to celebrate the life and music of Taylor Hawkins, who tragically passed away earlier this year. The show's lineup also includes musicians such as Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic, Led Zeppelin bassist John Paul Jones, Queens Of The Stone Age multi-instrumentalist Alain Johannes, Leann Rimes, Heart frontwoman Nancy Wilson, P!nk, and more!

Check out the (so far) full lineups for each show below.

Wembley Stadium

  • Nandi Bushell
  • Rush's Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson
  • Oasis's Liam Gallagher
  • Queen's Roger Taylor and Brian May
  • Nirvana's Krist Novoselic
  • Nile Rodgers
  • The Police's Stewart Copeland
  • Jane's Addiction's Chris Chaney
  • Queens Of The Stone Age's Joshua Homme and Alain Johannes
  • Led Zeppelin's John Paul Jones
  • Greg Kurstin
  • Pretenders' Chrissie Hynde
  • Dave Chappelle
  • Chris Rock
  • Mammoth WVH's Wolfgang Van Halen
  • Omar Hakim
  • Members of Hawkins' cover band Chevy Metal

The Kia Forum

  • Rush's Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson
  • Mötley Crüe's Nikki Sixx
  • Miley Cyrus
  • Queens Of The Stone Age's Joshua Homme and Alain Johannes
  • Led Zeppelin's John Paul Jones
  • Greg Kurstin
  • Nirvana's Krist Novoselic
  • P!nk
  • Leann Rimes
  • Heart's Nancy Wilson
  • Queen's Brian May
  • Joan Jett
  • Mark Ronson
  • Alanis Morissette
  • Kiss' Gene Simmons
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers' Chad Smith
  • Mammoth WVH's Wolfgang Van Halen

All ticketing and sales dates will also be available via Foo Fighters' website here.

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