Chad Smith was born on October 25th, 1961. He is the powerhouse behind popular group The Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Chad has the skills to combine high-powered rock with funk grooves, which is looked upon as extremely challenging. In 1999, the release of the Red Hot Chili Peppers' Californication climbed to the top of the charts. Chad makes it hard to forget tunes such as Give It Away, Higher Ground, Under The Bridge, and Lonely View. At the 2000 MTV Music Awards, the band was presented The Video Vanguard Award. Chad has helped produce numerous platinum recordings with The Red Hot Chili Peppers and has gained the recognition he has currently by producing one hit groove after another.