Watch Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith playing with London street performers

Musician made a surprise appearance in London earlier this week

Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith was filmed playing drums with a number of street performers in London this week.

Smith’s band are currently touring Europe in support of new album ‘The Getaway’, which was released earlier this month (June 17). It was beaten to number one in the UK by Radiohead.

Video footage posted online seems to show Smith appearing alongside street performers outside The National Gallery in London’s Trafalgar Square. Footage was uploaded by the RHCP Fans Uruguay Youtube account, with the date given as Monday (June 27). Watch below.


Red Hot Chili Peppers recently appeared on James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke. Frontman Anthony Kiedis later claimed that he saved a child’s life during the filming.


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