American drummer, Hayward dropped out of art school in the mid-sixties & moved to California. He joined The Factory where he met Lowell George.
In 1969 he joined George in the fledgling days of Little Feat, which he remained a member of.
Hayward also did alot of session work, backing diverse artists like Tom Waits, Joan Armatrading, & Robert Plant.
He died at the age of 64 at a hospital in Victoria, B.C., Canada, after complications of pneumonia, while waiting for a liver transplant. He had suffered from liver cancer for several years.
born: February 6, 1946
died: August 12, 2010