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Cozy Powell (1947–1998)

Cozy Powell was born on December 29, 1947 in Cirencester, England as Colin Powell. He was an actor, known for Hot Fuzz (2007), MacGruber (2010) and Black Sabbath: Headless Cross (1989). He died on April 5, 1998 in Bristol, England. See full bio »


(age 50) in Bristol, England, UK

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Hot Fuzz Soundtrack
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 1991 Hale & Pace: The Stonk (Video short)
 1990 Black Sabbath: Feels Good to Me (Video short)
Cozy Powell
 1989 Black Sabbath: Headless Cross (Video short)
Cozy Powell
 1986 Emerson, Lake & Powell: Touch and Go (Video short)
Cozy Powell
 1984 Whitesnake: Love Ain't No Stranger (Video short)
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 1984 Whitesnake: Slow An' Easy (Video short)
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Has played drums for Black Sabbath, The Michael Schenker Group (M.S.G.), Blue Murder, Rainbow, Emerson, Lake & Palmer (where he replaced Carl Palmer, briefly renaming it Emerson, Lake & Powell, quite handy he had the same initials) and was once tipped to play for a short lived venture in the 1980s - a Led Zeppelin reformation. See more »

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Changed his birth name of Colin to Cozy, in honor of Cozy Cole. See more »

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