Billie Eilish Grammys Taylor Hawkins Shirt: Shop Your Own

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, Variety may receive an affiliate commission.

Billie Eilish paid tribute to the late Taylor Hawkins during her performance at the Grammys on Sunday night. While taking the stage to sing her nominated track “Happier Than Ever,” she wore an oversized black t-shirt printed with a photo of the beloved Foo Fighters drummer.

While Eilish’s exact shirt was a bespoke Willy Chavarria piece from FW22, there are similar shirts available on retail sites such as Etsy with the same photo of Hawkins behind his drums for fans looking. their own ways of commemorating rock. musician.

Eilish, who waved her shirt passionately at the end of her performance, was far from the only performer honoring the late musician on Sunday night. A moving tribute video played at the ceremony was set to Foo Fighters’ “Hero” and featured old footage and photos of the drummer and his bandmates. At one point, the band’s frontman Dave Grohl can be heard calling Hawkins “the best drummer in the world”.

Hawkins was found dead in his hotel room in Bogota, Colombia on March 25 while on the road with the Foo Fighters. The band were scheduled to perform at the Esétereo Picnic Festival that night, with a full lineup of shows scheduled across South America that have since been canceled following Hawkins’ death. Colombian authorities released a statement on Saturday afternoon noting that Hawkins was determined to have had 10 drugs in his system at the time of his death, although they have not officially stated that he died of an overdose of drug. The city’s emergency center had received a report of a patient suffering from “chest pain” and dispatched an ambulance but was unable to resuscitate him.

Hawkins recently starred in the band’s comedic horror film “Studio 666” which was released in February and follows the drummer and his bandmates (Grohl, Chris Shiflett, Nate Mendel, Rami Jaffee and Pat Smear) as they record their 10th album in a haunted universe. Manor.

You can pay tribute to the late drummer with this one-of-a-kind t-shirt below:

Courtesy of Etsy


BUY NOW:

$21.99

Buy it

Elizabeth J. Harless