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Cozy Powell
Birth: Dec. 29, 1947
Gloucestershire, England
Death: Apr. 5, 1998
Bristol, England

Musician. Born Colin Flooks, he was a drummer best known for performing with many of Englandís leading rock bands. He made his first mark as a percussionist playing with The Sorcerers (1967-68), followed by sessions with Ace Kefford in 1969. At the Isle of Wight Festival 1970, he played with Tony Joe White when he landed the then highly prestigious drumming job with The Jeff Beck Group. He went on to perform with artist and groups to include Black Sabbath, MSG, Peter Green, Rainbow, Brian May Band, Thin Lizzy, Whitesnake, Gary Moore and many more. In addition he was session drummer for Polydor Records and a solo artist. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Car accident
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
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Record added: Jan 08, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 8063
Cozy Powell
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Had the greatest evening with you when you came here with ELP. 29 years ago. So glad I got to spend time with you. You were an amazing man as well as an amazing drummer. Thank you for pointing me out to your crew I was immensely flattered. I don't regret ...(Read more)
- C Ho
 Added: Nov. 24, 2015
I pray for your soul every day. I ask god to take good care of you. I miss you so much. You meant so much to me. I felt so hurt when I learned you were in a accident. I can't imagine what you went through but I can be there for you in your time of need. L...(Read more)
- Tane Clark
 Added: Nov. 15, 2015
God bless you Cozy. You will forever be missed I love you and I feel so sad that you're gone . You meant the world to me. I can only hope you're resting in peace in heaven and are happy now .I will always keep you in my prayers. Tane Clark
- Tane Clark
 Added: Nov. 15, 2015
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