Girls Aloud, Ladyhawke, Whippet Music

BA Contemporary Popular Music 2004-2006

Ben Kennedy is a highly accomplished drummer with an impressive career in the music industry. Graduating from The Academy of Contemporary Music, he became a sought-after session drummer, performing at high-profile gigs across the country. His breakthrough came with Girls Aloud, playing drums and appearing in the video for their hit single “The Promise.” Ben’s talent also led him to join Ladyhawke and tour with The Ting Tings. He has shared stages with Coldplay, Pharrell Williams, and Katy Perry, performing at major festivals worldwide. Alongside his teaching role at Solent University, Ben runs his own music agency, Whippet Music. With over 15 years of experience, Ben Kennedy is a respected drummer, leaving a lasting impact on the industry.