Colin Flooks , better known as Cozy Powell, was an English rock drummer who made his name with many major rock bands. Cozy Powell was born in Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England, and started playing drums at age 12 in the school orchestra, thereafter playing along in his spare time to popular singles of the day. The first band he was in, called the Corals, played each week at the youth club in Cirencester. At age 15 he had already worked out an impressive drum solo. The stage name 'Cozy' was borrowed from the jazz drummer Cozy Cole. The semi-professional circuit was next, with semi-pro...
|Birthdate:||December 29, 1947|
|Date of death:||April 5, 1998|
|Also known as:||Colin Powell, Colin Flooks|