Nick Adams is an LA based touring and recording drummer whose passion for music has led him to work with an array of well-known artists like Rivers Cuomo, Fifth Harmony, Aly and AJ, Dariush Eghbali, Blu DeTiger, Take That, and Liz Phair among others. He has performed live on American Idol, The Today Show, The Late Late Show with James Corden, and more. As a session player, Nick records out of his home studio in Los Angeles for clients all over the world. Nick has been touring consistently for over a decade, has worked with more than 15 major label artists, and has a combined social media following of more than 350k. He is currently working as an independent musician in Los Angeles, and proudly endorses Paiste cymbals, DW Drums, Big Fat Snare Drum, and Innovative Percussion.


  • Liz Phair
  • Fifth Harmony
  • Blu DeTiger
  • Aly & Aj
  • Rivers Cuomo
  • Take That
  • Jamestown Revival
  • Alfie Boe
  • David Cook (American Idol Winner)
  • NOTD (Island Records) 
  • Jack & Jack (Island Records)
  • Wrabel (Epic Records) 
  • Rozzi (Columbia Records)
  • Georgia Ku (Atlantic Records)
  • and more…


  • American Idol
  • The Today Show
  • The Late Late Show With James Corden
  • Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
  • KTLA
  • and more…

International Artists

  • Dariush Eghbali (Legendary Persian Singer)
  • Sơn Tùng M-TP (Vietnamese Recording Artist)
  • Vũ Cát Tường (Vietnamese Recording Artist)
  • Trọng Hiếu (German Recording Artist)
  • Regina Ivanova (Indonesian Idol Winner)
  • Kamran & Hooman (Persian Pop Duo)


  • Playing with Click
  • Creating/Running Backing Tracks Sessions with Ableton Live
  • Creating/Triggering Live Electronic Loops and Samples with Roland SPD-SX and External Triggers
  • Cajon/Various Hand Percussion
  • Chart Reading
  • Holds Valid US Passport