Steven Tyler born as Stephen Victor Tallarico was born on March 26, 1948 in Yonkers, New York. His dad is a music teacher. Steven started out on the drums but later on in his life he focused on singing. He attended Roosevelt High school and then attended Leonard Quintano for Young Professionals School. Steven was expelled from Roosevelt High School from drug use. Before coming famous he worked several jobs he even worked at a bakery. In 1969 Steven met Joe Perry and Tom Hamilton at a local rock show. The three guys decided to make a band, then two other guys joined the band..... and thus Aerosmith was born. Steven Tyler had a drug problem for years. He went to rehab for drug abuse. In fact the entire band did drugs and had to take sometime off to get their lives together.