Aaron Spears (originally from Washington DC) was born into a musical family, with his interest in drums first developing through involvement with the Church. As a result of his Pentecostal upbringing, Aaron has had instilled in him such values as keeping the Lord first in his life, and a strong determination to inspire and encourage other talented drummers.
Aaron is also a Grammy Nominated Music Producer, being nominated in 2004 for his work on the USHER album “Confessions”. Aaron’s long list of touring and recording credits include: Gideon Band, Chrisette Michelle, Chamilionaire, David Cook, Joanne Rosario, Lil Wayne, Carrie Underwood, Usher, Jordin Sparks, Chaka Khan, Adam Lambert, Israel Houghton, Mary Mary, The Backstreet Boys, Miley Cyrus, Tiziano Ferro, Lady Gaga, Britney Spears and most recently Ariana Grande.
As of late, Aaron has taken his talents to the television production stage. You may have caught him as the house drummer on the pilot episode of NBC’s Songland that debuted in 2019. Aaron also served as the music coordinator and drummer for season 3 of Fox’s hit TV show, The Masked Singer. In between touring and his responsibilities behind the kit for these major productions, Aaron finds joy traveling the world sharing his gift of music performing drum workshops, clinics, drum camps and masterclasses.
Aaron endorses Sonor Drums, Zildjian Cymbals & Drumsticks, Remo Drumheads, Yamaha Electronics, Clear Tune Monitors, DrumDots, and Earthworks Microphones.