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Clive Burr


Drummer who used the metal music group Iron Maiden from 1979 until 1982. He also used groupings including Trust and Alcatrazz. He made an appearance on Iron Maiden’s initial three albums, like the discovery album The amount of the Beast, which he co-wrote “Gangland.” He was known for his white drum package, which he donated in 2005 to London’s Hard Rock and roll Cafe. He and his partner Mimi had been both identified as having multiple sclerosis; he finished up within a wheelchair and intensely in debt due to his medical expenses. He was in comparison to Ian Paice by Iron Maiden guitarist Adrian Smith.

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Full Name Clive Burr
Date Of Birth March 8, 1957
Died March 12, 2013, London, United Kingdom
Place Of Birth England
Profession Drummer
Nationality British
Music Groups Iron Maiden, Samson, Gogmagog, Trust, Desperado, Alcatrazz, Elixir
Movies Me Me Me
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1Was Iron Maiden's drummer from 1980-82.
2Had suffered from multiple sclerosis (MS) for many years.
3Iron Maiden often perform charity concerts to help aid his finance toward his condition of multiple sclerosis and toward the Clive Burr MS Trust Fund.
4Formed in 2004, he is patron of the charity "Clive Aid", a charity which raises awareness and finances, by staging rock concerts, for differing world wide cancer and multiple sclerosis benefits'.



Me Me Me2011Cogmagog

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Class of Nuke 'Em High1986original songs



Classic Albums: Iron Maiden - The Number of the Beast2001Video documentary writer: "Gangland", "Total Eclipse"



Iron Maiden: Visions of the Beast2003Video documentaryHimself - Drummer
Classic Albums: Iron Maiden - The Number of the Beast2001Video documentaryHimself - Drums
Iron Maiden: 12 Wasted Years1987Video documentaryHimself / Drums

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