Biography of Tommy Aldridge
Aldridge was born on August 15, 1950 in Jackson, Mississippi. He was raised in Pearl, Mississippi, and graduated from Pearl High School in 1968.
He was a drummer for Black Oak Arkansas from 1973 to 1977. He played drums in Whitesnake and Ozzy Osbourne’s band. He is considered a veteran heavy metal and hard rock drummer and a pioneer of double bass drumming.