Will Ferrell and Chad Smith Drum-Off

It finally happened. Will Ferrell and Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith went stick to stick to finally settle the score on Jimmy Fallon: Who’s the better the drummer?

Two drum sets, four sticks, one face.

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Before the competition began, tension was high, with taunting and trash-talking going on backstage.

Chad Smith getting amped up before the Will Ferrell #drumoff going down tonight at 11:35pm on @FallonTonight!

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The two were playing for charity. Find out more about Cancer for College here and follow them on Twitter and Facebook and Instagram. And learn about Little Kids Rock here.

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