Ex-Twisted Sister Drummer Dies At 61

Richard Teeter

Former Dictators and Twisted Sister drummer Richard Teeter has died at the age of 61.

A statement was posted on the Twister Sister site saying, “Twisted Sister is saddened to note the passing of drummer Richie Teeter. Richie was a member of The Dictators with Mark 'The Animal' Mendoza and later played drums for Twisted Sister from December 1980 until April 1981. Our thoughts and prayers are with Richie's family at this time."