Dance With the Devil: COZY POWELL

Australian singles charts:
Dance With the Devil entered the Kent Music Report on 8 April 1974 and peaked at #22.

Phil Dennys, Michael Hayes (aka Mickie Most)

Mickie Most

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Not to be confused with any song of the same name, this Cozy Powell drum solo is said to be based loosely on the Hendrix track Third Stone From The Sun, in spite of the obvious tempo difference. Co-written in 4/4 time by Michael Hayes and keyboard player/arranger Phil Dennys, it was produced by Mickie Most.
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Wikipedia – Dance With the Devil:
The bass player on Cozy Powell’s Dance with the Devil is Suzi Quatro.
The song (and the background shouts) forms the basis for the intro of the songs Rasputin and Nightflight to Venus by the group Boney M. Part of the song was used in Right Said Fred’s song I’m Too Sexy.
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Wikipedia – Cozy Powell
Cozy Powell (Colin Flooks) was an English rock drummer who made his name with many major rock bands and artists such as The Jeff Beck Group, Rainbow, Michael Schenker Group, Gary Moore, Robert Plant, Brian May, Whitesnake, Emerson, Lake & Powell and Black Sabbath.
Powell had appeared on at least 66 albums, with contributions on many other recordings.
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