US: Heavy metal band Twisted Sister's drummer AJ Pero dies

  • Twisted Sister’s drummer, AJ Pero, has died at the age of 55. The band, which announced the death of Pero on its website, said that they were extremely saddened to announce the death of the drummer. However, they did not divulge details about his death. Pero had joined the band in 1982 but left in 1986. He rejoined the band in 2001. Pero had recorded six albums and undertook four world tours during his years with the band. The band’s most well known hits include I Wanna Rock and We're Not Gonna Take It.