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Chad Smith vs Will Ferrell Drum Battle Date Announced

It's on!
It's on!
The Red Hot Chili Peppers front man and funnyman Will Ferrell will battle it out behind a drum kit on Thursday 22nd May, after fans suggested they look so alike they could be the same person.

Smith challenged Ferrell to a battle after Ferrell told his Reddit Ask Me Anything audience that he was Chad Smith back in February. Smith told Rolling Stone, "We're going to have a drum-off to see who the real Chad Smith is."

The pair agreed to appear on the Tonight Show in American TV, where a giant golden cowbell will be up for grabs as well as both sides raising money for their chosen charities.

Smith described Ferrell's playing as "terrible" saying "I hope he's practicing."

You can watch the full drum battle below!

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By Alice Thomson

Posted on 19 May 2014 11:22 to category : Music News

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