Mike Portnoy, who is the former drummer of Dream Theater and current drummer of Sons Of Apollo, reached out to over 420K followers on his official Instagram account and celebrated this special day by sharing a new post.

In the caption, Mike explained why this number means a lot for him by saying that his birthday is on April, 20 and this number matches it. Furthermore, Mike revealed when did he used this number in his life and shocked his followers.

Mike stated that his signature drum stick models are 420 and 420x. Also, his first-ever home was ‘420 W Fulton Street in Long Beach, New York.’ In this way, Mike proved to the fans that this is a magical number for him.

Here is what Mike Portnoy wrote:

“Welly welly welly my little droogs looks like we hit the magic number here on IG this weekend! Yes, I know 420 has many meanings to stoners all over the world…

But it also has special meaning to me as well as April 20th is my birthday, my signature Promark drum stick models are 420 & 420X and believe it or not, my first home that I ever lived in on my own was 420 W Fulton St in Long Beach NY back in the late ’80s/early 90’s! So yeah, it’s the MP Magic Number as well. 😎”

You can check out the post below.