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Pete Cosey (1943–2012)

Pete Cosey was born on October 9, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Peter Palus Cosey. He died on May 30, 2012 in Chicago. See full bio »


(age 68) in Chicago, Illinois, USA

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  The Blues (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes, 2003) (performer - 1 episode, 2003)
- Godfathers and Sons (2003) ... (performer: "Man from Mars") / (writer: "Late Nights") / (writer: "Man from Mars" - as Peter Cosey)
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 2004 Miles Electric: A Different Kind of Blue (Documentary)

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He played on Howlin Wolf's "Howling' Wolf" Record for Chess Records. See more »

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He is survived by his daughters, Mariama Cosey, Aribiana Cosey-Ewing, Dunni Cosey-Gay, and Karumah Cosey; his son, Ishmak Cosey; his partner, Maxine Jordan; and six grandchildren. See more »

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