James Kottak Rank
About James Kottak
He is a renowned American drummer, who is prominent for performing with the German band, "Scorpions". James Kottak is noted to have joined the group in 1996 but was ultimately fired in 2016. He became the group's longest-serving drummer after having spent 20 years with the group.
Before getting onboard with the group, he is noted to have played for several bands, including Mister Charlie, Kingdom Come, McAuley Schenker Group, Warrant, Buster Brown, and more. He apparently gained popularity when he worked with the band, Kingdom Come.
He got married to American musician, actress and drummer, Athena Lee in 1996. The union did come to an end in 2010. His children include; Tobi, Miles, and Matthew Kottak.
He picked up a "Echo Lifetime Achievement Award" with Scorpions in 2009.
Also, with the Scorpions, Kottak received a "Lifetime Achievement Award" at the 2010 Hard Rock Cafe.
He was fired from Scorpions due to his alcohol addiction.
He served one month in prison for insulting Islam in 2014.
James Kottak Rank
James Kottak's Popularity
James Kottak is a famous American musician and songwriter, who was born on December 26, 1962. As a person born on this date, James Kottak is listed in our database as the 73rd most popular celebrity for the day (December 26) and the 335th most popular for the year (1962).
People born on December 26 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. James Kottak is the 2512th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to James Kottak's birthday, James Kottak is the 18486th most famous American and ranks 50th in famous people born in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S.
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