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Deadly Vibe Star Watch – Jodie Cockatoo-Creed

This story originally appeared in Deadly Vibe Magazine Issue #7 August, 1997

We have just opened The Vault – all the back stories from old editions – dating back to the 1990s. To know where we are going, it's important to understand where we have been. And that story you can follow in the Deadly Vibe Vault!

Name: Jodie Cockatoo-Creed

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Where are you from? Cairns

Band: Yothu Yindi

Position in Band: Backing Vocalist

How old are you? 25 years

How did you get into music? I grew up around music with my family

What’s the worst outfit you have ever worn? When I think about it, my first outfit (a skirt) I wore when I joined Yothu Yindi, because it was so tiny and I wore black opaque tights underneath. It just seemed so short. I wouldn’t wear it now.

If you could travel anywhere in the world where would you go? Caribbean – Jamaica

If you could be on any TV show, which one would you be on? Melrose Place because you can get away with everything

What would you be doing if you weren’t a musician? An athlete

What are your favourite and worst favourite colours? Favourite colours red, black, yellow, worst colours grey, brown

Which part of your body would you most like to change? My feet

Do you have a pet? No

Do you have a partner? Yes and he’s mine.

What’s your favourite ice cream? Plain chocolate ice cream

What’s the best meal you can cook? Beef stir – fry

What’s your favourite movie? Grease

What is your worst habit? Tapping my feet non-stop

What has been your greatest achievement? Women Queensland wicket keeper – Vigoro Cricket Team

Where do you get your hair cut? My local salon in Cairns

When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? Wonder Woman

If you could have one wish, what would it be? World Peace

Do you have a nickname? What is it? Yes, Jacko! Don’t ask why!

What is the most embarrassing thing that has ever happened to you? Walking into a pole in Amsterdam while I was shopping. Shame!

How would your best friend describe you? Happy but mad!

Have you ever been in love? Yes

Which element do you identify with most? Fire, water, earth or air? Air

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