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Nicholas Bowen "Topper" Headon (born 30 May 1955, Bromley, Kent, England), known as 'Topper' (because of his resemblance to Mickey the Monkey from the Topper comic), is a British rock and roll drummer, best known for his membership in the punk rock band, The Clash.

Headon is commonly recognized with the best punk rock drummers of the late 1970s and early '80s; critic Greg Prato writes, "producer Sandy Pearlman dubbed Headon 'The Human Drum Machine,' due to his impeccable… read more

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  • Avatar for mentalistiden
    best (and cutest) drummer ever!
  • Avatar for donpedro94
    This is super drummer!
  • Avatar for cruz992
    Love Jimmy Helms' vocals...
  • Avatar for vanitycentral
    Topper Headon has a solo career? Wow. What's even more amazing is that he became a taxi driver after The Clash.
  • Avatar for uknowulovemexox
    topper i love you!!!!!!!! ur awesome dude! :-D
  • Avatar for geephive
    hi topper are you still reading this blog ? i met you in manchester late 70's and even toured with you around the north west. fun times, man get in touch at geenasobers@yahoo.co.uk ciao

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