Dave Grohl hasn’t just given us some of our favorite music of the past three decades; he’s also provided us with some of rock’s best viral moments.

Honestly, and this isn’t hyperbole in any way, but Dave Grohl is simply magic. In honor of his birthday today (January 14), here’s a look at just 10 of Grohl’s best viral moments.


Impersonating Christopher Walken introducing the Foo Fighters as the musical guest on ‘Saturday Night Live.’

When the Foo Fighters played a special show for the town of Cesena, Italy after
their own viral mass jam of “Learn To Fly.” 


Falling off stage in Sweden and breaking his leg only to return and finish the gig. 


His drum-off with Animal. 


Fakes falling off the stage at the same venue where he fell off stage and broke his leg. 


Busking at Pike Place Market in Seattle with Brandi Carlile.

Tipping $333 on a bar tab so the bill’s total could be $666. 


Chugs a beer on stage and almost falls off…again! 

Dave Grohl Falls Off Stage at Las Vegas Show

Watch Dave Fall Off Stage again

Brings guitar to a blind child to play with during Foo Fighters gig. 


Playing “Satan” during a ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ bit.


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Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock news blogger who's well versed in etiquette and extraordinarily nice.