|Born||July 23, 1964|
Munich, West Germany
|Died||May 21, 2016 (aged 51)|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Genres||Heavy metal, hard rock, thrash metal|
|Instruments||Drums, vocals, percussion, guitar, bass, keyboards|
|Labels||Capital, Combat, Shrapnel, EMI Music Greece|
|Associated acts||Megadeth, Marty Friedman, Memorain, Anthony Gallo, Christian Nesmith, SIN 34, Orphaned to Hatred, Chris Poland, OHM, Warrior|
Nick Menza (July 23, 1964 – May 21, 2016) was a German-born American professional drummer and songwriter. He was best known for his work in Megadeth from 1989 to 1998 and in 2004. He recorded drums on four of Megadeth's albums: Rust in Peace (1990), Countdown to Extinction (1992), Youthanasia (1994) and Cryptic Writings (1997).
References[change | change source]
- "Former MEGADETH Drummer NICK MENZA Dies At 51". Blabbermouth. May 21, 2016. Retrieved May 22, 2016.
- "Former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza dies at the age of 51". Thenortheasttoday.com. Retrieved May 22, 2016.