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Travis Barker
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Birth Name Travis Landon Barker
Born 11/14/1975
Origin Fontana, California, United States
Genre Punk rock, pop punk, skate punk,progressive rock, alternative rock, rap rock, hip hop, rap metal
Occupation Musician, songwriter, drummer, producer
Instrument Drums, percussion, guitar, bass, synthesizers
Status 1993–present
Associated Acts Blink-182,+44, Box Car Racer, The Transplants, TRV$DJAM, Expensive Taste, The Aquabats

Travis Landon Barker (born November 14, 1975) is an American musician, most noted as the drummer for the band Blink-182, as well as +44, the band The Transplants, and the band Box Car Racer. He was a frequent collaborator with the late DJ AM, and together they formed TRV$DJAM.

After the split of his first band, Feeble, Barker began playing for The Aquabats in 1996 as The Baron Von Tito. He recorded one album with them, The Fury of The Aquabats!, in 1997. His career took off when he joined up with pop punk band Blink-182 in 1998. Barker has since established himself as a versatile drummer, producing and making guest appearances in music projects of numerous music genres including hip hop, alternative rock, pop and country. He has gained significant acceptance within the hip-hop community in particular and often collaborates with artists to compose rock-tinged remixes to their songs.

He founded clothing company Famous Stars and Straps in 1999 and LaSalle Records in 2004. Companies such as DC Shoes and Zildjian cymbals have co-designed products in his name.

Barker collaborated with many artists outside of blink-182.