John Michael "Ozzy" Osbourne (born 3 December 1948) is an English heavy metal vocalist, songwriter, and television personality. He rose to prominence in the early 1970s as the lead vocalist of the pioneering band Black Sabbath, whose dark and heavy sound has often been cited as...Wikipedia
Born: 3rd December, 1948, Birmingham, England
Height: 5' 10" (178 cm)
Claim to Fame: Bark at the Moon (1983)
Bark at the Moon is the third studio album by British heavy metal vocalist Ozzy Osbourne, originally released on 15 November 1983. The album features former Mickey Ratt and Rough Cutt guitarist Jake E. Lee, who replaced guitarist Randy Rhoads who had been killed a year earlier in a plane crash. The album peaked at number 19 on the Billboard album chart and within several weeks of release was certified Gold for over 500,000 sales in the United States. To date, it has sold over 3,000,000 copies in the US In the UK, it was the third of four Osbourne albums to attain Silver certification (60,000 units sold) by the British Phonographic Industry, achieving this in January 1984. The album was remastered on CD in 1995 and again (with a different mix) in 2002.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most
The only black magic Sabbath ever got into was a box of chocolates.
Was sued in recent years by former bandmates Bob Daisley and Lee Kerslake for royalties on the Blizzard of Ozz and Diary of a Madman. Ozzy retaliated by deleting their parts from the albums entirely and rerecording them with his then-current band.
When he started out in music, the demand for rock singers in his hometown of Birmingham was so strong that anyone with their own microphone and PA amplifier could get a paying gig. Osbourne's father paid for the equipment, to spare him having to work a menial job after his failures in school.
Ozzy Osbourne Warns Billy Bush to "Lay Off Kelly" Amidst Fashion Police Controversy: "Stop Acting Like a Bitch
Defending his daughter. Ozzy Osbourne advised Billy Bush to "lay off" his daughter Kelly Osbourne on Thursday, Feb. 26, after the Access Hollywood host defended his pal Giuliana Rancic on air.
"Stop acting like a bitch," the Osbourne family patriarch, 66, tweeted directly at Bush. "Act like a man. Lay off Kelly or we'll be going to hospital to get my foot out of your ass. God Bless."
Ozzy's comments were made after Bush defended his pal Rancic for how she handled the scandal over her Fashion Police remarks regarding Zendaya's... Read More
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OZZY OSBOURNE Must Pay $27,000 To Rid His Home Of Bats February 11, 2015 According to The Pulse Of Radio, the bats may finally be having their revenge on Ozzy Osbourne for defiling a corpse of one of their own species all those years ago. The Prince Of Darkness must shell out $27,000 to have a colony of bats removed from his estate in Buckinghamshire, England. The bats were discovered while Ozzy was having the house renovated last May, with work halted until Ozzy could comply with the Wildlife And Countryside Act of 1981 and the Conservation of Habitats Species... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 2 weeks ago
OZZY OSBOURNE's 'Hell Gate' Concert Production Coming To Las Vegas
January 6, 2015
Ozzy Osbourne's wife and manager Sharon is working on a one-off concert production for her husband, to take place in Las Vegas by Halloween 2015. She told the British newspaper The Sun: "I'm working right now on a Vegas production for Ozzy. It'll be in time for Halloween and be called 'Hell Gate'."
A source told The Sun : "Ozzy has never done a stand-alone show in Vegas and there has been huge interest in what he has to offer. Vegas is... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 7 weeks ago
OZZY OSBOURNE To Perform On 'After-Dark Edition' Of CBS' 'The Talk'
December 22, 2014
Ozzy Osbourne will guest on the Monday, January 12 "after-dark edition" of "The Talk", the CBS talk show co-hosted by Ozzy's wife and manager Sharon. Ozzy will also perform on the program.
As previously reported, Ozzy will headline an event called Ozzfiesta at the Hard Rock Hotel in Riviera Maya, Mexico from May 27 to May 31, 2015. In addition to a headlining performance from Ozzy, the five-day festival will include a dinner party hosted... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 2 months ago
'The Osbournes' Reportedly Coming Back For Eight New Episodes
November 7, 2014
The MTV reality show "The Osbournes", which followed the lives of the BLACK SABBATH singer Ozzy Osbourne and his family, will reportedly return for a new mini-season.
The "fly-on-the-wall" TV series, which became the highest rated original program in MTV's history, started in 2002 and ended in 2005. The show chronicled Sharon Osbourne's battle with cancer, as well as younger children Kelly and Jack Osbourne's stints in rehabilitation for drug and... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 3 months ago
A little adventure goes a lawn way., An epic tale on a tiny scale.
The neighboring gardens of Montague and Capulet are at war, but the gnomes, Gnomeo and Juliet, are in love.