Tony Palermo Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Tony Palermo Quick Info
Height5 ft 11 in
Weight80 kg
Date of BirthNovember 22, 1969
Zodiac SignSagittarius
Eye ColorDark Brown

Tony Palermo is an American musician who is best known as the drummer of the popular Californian rock band Papa Roach. Prior to his career with Papa Roach, he has served as a drummer for bands like Pulley and Unwritten Law. He has been a part of several successful songs along with Papa Roach including I Almost Told You That I Loved You, March Out of the DarknessState of EmergencyFace Everything and RiseNever Have to Say Goodbye, and many more.

Born Name

Anthony Joseph Palermo

Nick Name


Tony Palermo in an Instagram post as seen in October 2018
Tony Palermo in an Instagram post as seen in October 2018 (Tony Palermo / Instagram)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Salinas, California, United States


California, United States





Musician, Drummer


As a member of Papa Roach, Tony is represented by 10th Street Entertainment.


Hard Rock, Nu Metal, Rap Metal, Alternative Metal, Alternative Rock, Punk Rock


Drums, Percussion


  • Eleven Seven Records
  • DGC Records
  • Interscope Records
  • Geffen Records
  • DreamWorks Records
  • Lava Records
  • Epitaph Records
  • Abydos Records




5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm


80 kg or 176.5 lbs

Tony Palermo at Groezrock in April 2013
Tony Palermo at Groezrock in April 2013 (Achim Raschka / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Race / Ethnicity


Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Curly hair

Tony Palermo in an Instagram post in February 2018
Tony Palermo in an Instagram post in February 2018 (Tony Palermo / Instagram)

Best Known For

Being the drummer for the popular American rock band Papa Roach

First Album

Tony released his first album Here’s to the Mourning along with the band Unwritten Law in 2005.

As a member of Papa Roach, Tony released his debut album titled Metamorphosis in March 2009.

Tony Palermo during a performance at Rock am Ring as seen in June 2015
Tony Palermo during a performance at Rock am Ring as seen in June 2015 (Andreas Lawen, Fotandi / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Tony Palermo Facts

  1. Before becoming famous in the music scene, Tony played for a Southern California punk rock group called Ten Foot Pole.
  2. He joined an American rock band Unwritten Law as a drummer and was also featured in two of the band’s albums titled Here’s to the Mourning and The Hit List.
  3. While he was still playing for Unwritten Law, rock band Papa Roach approached him to be their touring drummer.
  4. He also became associated with the punk rock band Pulley after the departure of their former drummer Jordan Burns but was soon replaced.
  5. In 2007, Papa Roach‘s drummer Dave Buckner went to rehab and the band asked Tony to play for the band live. It was during this time that the band formed an intimate relationship with him. Later in 2008, former drummer Dave Buckner left the band officially and Tony was asked to join full time.
  6. While Papa Roach accompanied hard rock band Sixx:A.M in the 2008 Crüe Fest tour, Tony also served as the touring drummer for Sixx:A.M besides being the drummer of Papa Roach.
  7. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram.

Featured Image by Andreas Lawen, Fotandi / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0

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