In 1970, Cookey was the guitarist in the highly acclaimed rock band, ‘The Mixtures’, achieving international success with their single, ‘The Pushbike Song’. 45 years later, our friends at PLGRM sat down with Cookey to gain his insights on life after reaching the top, and the toll that drugs have taken on his life. Despite his hardships, it’s clear that Cookey embodies a resounding sense of optimism and appreciation for the life he’s lived.
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