Roger Hawkins, Drummer Heard on Quite a few Hits, Is Useless at 75

Roger Hawkins, Drummer Heard on Numerous Hits, Is Dead at 75

Roger Hawkins, who played drums on numerous pop and soul hits in the 1960s and 1970s and was one of the architects of the funky sound identified with Muscle Shoals, Ala., Died Thursday at his Sheffield, Ala. Home 75. His death was confirmed by his friend and frequent musical contributor, David Hood, who said Mr. … Read more