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Travis Barker

Travis Barker
Personal information
Birth nameTravis Landon Barker
Also known asThe Baron von Tito (when with the Aquabats)
OriginFontana, California,
United States
GenresPop punk, hip hop, rap metal, rap rock, alternative rock, post-hardcore, progressive rock
OccupationDrummer, musician, songwriter, producer
InstrumentsDrums, percussion, bass, synthesizers, guitar, trumpet
Years active1993 � present
LabelsInterscope, LaSalle/Atlantic, Geffen, Hellcat, MCA, Golden Voice Records, Goliath Artists
Associated actsBlink-182, +44, Box Car Racer, Angels and Airwaves Transplants, Paul Wall, TRV$DJAM, Steve Vai, The Aquabats, Expensive Taste, Game, Royce da 5'9, Slash, Soul Assassins, Cypress Hill, RZA, Raekwon, Kanye West, Lil Twist, Lil Wayne, Lupe Fiasco, Lil Jon, Kid Cudi , Tinie Tempah, Yelawolf, Tech N9ne, Eminem
Notable instrumentsOrange County Drum and Percussion
Remo Drumheads

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Travis Landon Barker (born November 14, 1975) is an American musician, producer and entrepreneur, most noted as the drummer for the American pop punk band Blink-182, as well as the alternative rock band +44, the rap rock band The Transplants, and the alternative rock band Box Car Racer. He was a frequent collaborator with the late DJ AM, and together they formed TRV$DJAM. He also went on tour with Quest in 2007. he also made 3 albums with Quest, KSLIP, Why not?, and their most recent one Genius.

After the split of his first band, Feeble, Barker began playing for The Aquabats in 1996 as The Baron Von Tito. He recorded one album with them, The Fury of The Aquabats!, in 1997. His career took off when he joined up with pop punk band Blink-182 in 1998. Barker has since established himself as a versatile drummer, producing and making guest appearances in music projects of numerous music genres including hip hop, alternative rock, pop and country. He has gained significant acceptance within the hip-hop community in particular and often collaborates with artists to compose rock-tinged remixes to their songs.

He founded clothing company Famous Stars and Straps in 1999 and LaSalle Records in 2004. Companies such as DC Shoes and Zildjian cymbals have co-designed products in his name.

Barker collaborated with artists (including Game, Tom Morello, Corey Taylor, Slaughterhouse, Raekwon, RZA, Slash, and other musicians) for his solo debut album, Give the Drummer Some, which was released on March 15, 2011.

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Music video by blink-182 performing Up All Night. Pre Order the album (UK) or get the single now (US): © 2011 Interscope Records.
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Travis Barker performing Let's Go featuring Yelawolf, Twista, Busta Rhymes & Lil Jon. © 2011 Interscope Records.
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Are Shanna Moakler and Travis Barker Still Together? - E! Online (blog) Tweet this news
E! Online (blog)---Travis Barker- was once again in her life. And that they were taking things a day at a time. Starting with out to pronounce her name. ... - Date : Sun, 28 Nov 2010 16:01:26 GMT+00:00
Deadmau5 Named House Artist For 2010 VMAs - Green Shoelace Tweet this news
Green Shoelace--Past VMA house artists include the Late DJ AM, -Travis Barker-, Marc Ronson, and Wale. Deadmau5 will join performers such as Kanye West, Florence and the ... - Date : Tue, 24 Aug 2010 14:02:01 GMT+00:00
The Fast Life LA To Throw DJ AM Memorial Fundraiser This Saturday - Tweet this news the life of the popular DJ (real name: Adam Goldstein), -Travis Barker's- retail store in Los Angeles (The Fast Life) is holding a memorial fundraiser. ... - Date : Wed, 25 Aug 2010 06:44:32 GMT+00:00
MTV News' #MusicMonday: Travis Barker Wins With Big Boi - Tweet this news week, Blink-182 drummer -Travis Barker- endorses Big Boi's latest masterpiece. Though -Travis Barker- is best known as the guy who keeps the time for ... - Date : Mon, 16 Aug 2010 15:04:18 GMT+00:00
Travis Barker Enlists Lupe Fiasco, Drake, Game For New Album - HipHopDX Tweet this news
HipHopDX--Drummer -Travis Barker's- solo project to include appearances from TI, Lupe Fiasco, Drake, and much more. Blink 182 drummer -Travis Barker- ... - Date : Wed, 18 Aug 2010 16:47:11 GMT+00:00
Travis Barker Releasing Solo Album - Tweet this news Barker- is releasing a solo album this October, featuring the Blink-182 alum collaborating with the likes of Eminem, Lil Wayne, Drake, TI, ... - Date : Thu, 19 Aug 2010 23:59:51 GMT+00:00
Police Searching For Eluding Suspect - Tweet this news's deputies in Washington tried to pullover -Travis Barker-, 21, The Dalles, around 4:30 pm Sunday. Barker, who is wanted on a probation violation, ... - Date : Mon, 16 Aug 2010 20:40:10 GMT+00:00
Paul Wall - Heart Of A Champion - HipHopDX Tweet this news
HipHopDX--The opening track “Take Notes” finds Paul eschewing his lyrical norm and approaching -Travis Barker's- quiet Da Beatminerz-meets-808s production with a ... - Date : Wed, 21 Jul 2010 16:23:36 GMT+00:00
I Read The News Today... For July 21, 2010 - ChartAttack Tweet this news
ChartAttack--� -Travis Barker's- upcoming solo album, due out in September, is going to be called Give The Drummer Some. Is there meant to be a blank after ... - Date : Wed, 21 Jul 2010 18:16:32 GMT+00:00
Waka Flocka Ft. Travis Barker - Hard In The Paint (Remix) - The Source (blog) Tweet this news
The Source (blog)--So why would you think a -Travis Barker- remix would be anything less? Travis stays true to his love for hip-hop and puts together a drum sequence that leaves ... - Date : Thu, 08 Jul 2010 18:24:34 GMT+00:00

Album appearances :
Year Album details Peak chart positions
2011 Give the Drummer Some 9 2 2 68 17 178 160

Solo singles :
Year Song US Album
2011 "Can a Drummer Get Some?" (featuring Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, Swizz Beatz & Game)
Give the Drummer Some
"Let's Go" (featuring Yelawolf, Twista, Busta Rhymes & Lil Jon)  119 
"Saturday Night" (featuring Transplants & Slash)
"Misfits" (featuring Steve Aoki)

Guest appearances :
Year Film Role Notes
1999 American Pie Garage band member Miscredited; the film makers credited former Blink-182 drummer Scott Raynor by mistake
The Urethra Chronicles Blink-182
Two Guys, a Girl, and a Pizza Place Himself
2000 Jailbait Blink-182
2001 MADtv Blink-182 "Leave it to Blink-182"
MTV Cribs Himself
2002 Riding in Vans with Boys Blink-182
South Park Blink-182 Parody Of Blink-182 (Episode 709)
2003 Ride with Funkmaster Flex Himself
The Urethra Chronicles II Blink-182
The Simpsons Himself Episode 302
2005 Give 'Em the Boot Transplants
Meet the Barkers Himself 2005 � 2006
2006 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Hi Def "Poppin' Tags"
2007 Adventures in Hollyhood Himself
MTV Cribs Himself Rick Thorne Episode
2008 Start The Machine Himself Appears in Blink 182 flashbacks.
2009 Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory Himself Playing the drums, for Rob's new song
2010 The Hard Times of RJ Berger Himself

Guest appearances :
Year Song Band Notes
1998 "Super Rad" The Aquabats
1999 "All the Small Things" Blink-182
"What's My Age Again?" Blink-182
"Ziplock" Lit
2000 "Man Overboard" Blink-182
"Adam's Song" Blink-182
2001 "First Date" Blink-182
"Stay Together for the Kids" Blink-182
"The Rock Show" Blink-182
"Bad Boy 4 Life" P. Diddy
"Provider" N.E.R.D.
2002 "I Feel So" Box Car Racer
"There Is" Box Car Racer
"My Friends Over You" New Found Glory Appears with the Transplants
2003 "Feeling This" Blink-182
"Back in the Mud" Bubba Sparxxx
"Diamonds and Guns" Transplants
"D.J. D.J." Transplants
"Violence" Blink-182 Enhanced CD Version
"Feeling This" Blink-182 Enhanced CD Version
"Obvious" Blink-182 Enhanced CD Version
"The Fallen Interlude" Blink-182 Enhanced CD Version
"Stockholm Syndrome" Blink-182 Enhanced CD Version
"Down" Blink-182 Enhanced CD Version
"What's Your Number" Cypress Hill
"Shut Up" The Black Eyed Peas
2004 "Always" Blink-182
"Down" Blink-182
"I Miss You" Blink-182
"Hey Now (Mean Muggin')" Xzibit featuring Keri Hilson
2005 "What I Can't Describe" Transplants
"Not Now" Blink-182
"Gangsters & Thugs" Transplants
"Another Girl, Another Planet" Blink-182
2006 "What You Know" T.I.
"When Your Heart Stops Beating" +44
"Chapter 13" +44
"God's Gonna Cut You Down" Johnny Cash
"Ridin' Rims" Dem Franchize Boyz
"Side 2 Side" Three 6 Mafia
"Morris Brown" Outkast
"It's OK (One Blood)" The Game AOL Sessions
"Let's Ride" The Game AOL Sessions
"Too Much" The Game AOL Sessions
"Compton" The Game AOL Sessions
"Baby Come On" +44 AOL Sessions
"When Your Heart Stops Beating" +44 AOL Sessions
"Cliff Diving" +44 AOL Sessions
"Lycanthrope" +44 AOL Sessions
2007 "Doe Boy Fresh" Three Six Mafia featuring Chamillionaire
"Umbrella" Rihanna
"Can U Werk With Dat" QUIK & AMG (The Fixxers)
"I'm Throwed" Paul Wall
"Crank That (Soulja Boy)" Soulja Boy Tell 'Em
"155" +44
2008 "Dope Boys" The Game
"Low" Flo Rida featuring T-Pain
"Fix Your Face" TRV$ & DJAM
2009 "Day 'n' Nite" Kid Cudi
"Rockstar 101" Rihanna featuring slash
2010 "Jump Down" Himself featuring The Cool Kids
"Carry It" Himself featuring Tom Morello, RZA and Raekwon
2011 "Can a Drummer Get Some?" Himself featuring The Game, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross and Swizz Beatz
"Saturday Night" Himself featuring Transplants
"Misfits" Himself featuring Steve Aoki
"Rock 'N' Roll" Swizz Beatz featuring Lil wayne, Travis Barker & Lenny Kravitz
"Let's Go" Himself featuring Yelawolf, Twista, Busta Rhymes & Lil Jon
"Up All Night" Blink-182
"Heart's All Gone" Blink-182
"Just Chill" Himself featuring Beanie Sigel, Bun B & Kobe


Studio albumsCheshire Cat * Dude Ranch * Enema of the State * Take Off Your Pants and Jacket * Blink-182 *
EP's & DemosFlyswatter * Demo #2 * Buddha * They Came to Conquer... Uranus * Lemmings/Going Nowhere
Live albumsThe Mark, Tom, and Travis Show (The Enema Strikes Back!)
CompilationsGreatest Hits
Films and videosThe Urethra Chronicles * The Urethra Chronicles II: Harder Faster Faster Harder * Riding in Vans with Boys * Greatest Hits
Singles"M+M's" * "Wasting Time" * "Dammit" * "Apple Shampoo" * "Dick Lips" * "Josie" * "What's My Age Again?" * "All the Small Things" * "Adam's Song" * "Man Overboard" * "Dumpweed" (live) * "The Rock Show" * "First Date" * "Stay Together for the Kids" * "I Won't Be Home for Christmas" * "Feeling This" * "I Miss You" * "Down" * "Always" * "Not Now"
LabelsGrilled Cheese * Cargo Music * Kung Fu * MCA * Geffen * Interscope
RelatedDiscography * Song list * Awards * Tribute albums * Blink-182 Summer Tour * Box Car Racer * +44 * Angels & Airwaves * Punk rock in California * "Another Girl, Another Planet" * Pop Disaster Tour * Jerry Finn

Box Car Racer

Studio albumsBox Car Racer
DVDsBox Car Racer
Singles"I Feel So" * "There Is"
Related articlesBlink-182 * Transplants * +44 * Angels & Airwaves * Expensive Taste * Hazen Street * Over My Dead Body


Studio albumsTransplants * Haunted Cities
Other releasesHaunted Cities: Screwed and Chopped
Singles"Diamonds and Guns" * "D.J. D.J." * "Gangsters and Thugs"
Related articlesDiscography * Hellcat Records * La Salle Records * Punk rock in California * Rapcore * Rancid * Operation Ivy * Blink-182 * +44 * Box Car Racer * The Aquabats * Expensive Taste

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