Ozzy Osbourne

Ozzy Osbourne Quotes

United Kingdom, Singer-Songwriter
December 3, 1948

John Michael "Ozzy" Osbourne is an English singer, songwriter and actor. He rose to prominence during the 1970s as the lead vocalist of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath. He was fired from Black Sabbath in 1979 and went on to have a successful solo career, releasing 11 studio albums, the first seven of which were all awarded multi-platinum certifications in the US. Osbourne has since reunited with Black Sabbath on several occasions, recording the album 13 in 2013. His longevity and success have earned him the informal title of "Godfather of Heavy Metal".

Also known as Actor, Singer

  • Ozzy Osbourne: Tune in this Friday at 5pm ET to @OzzysBoneyard for a new ‘Ozzy Speaks’ episode on and about Blizzard of Ozz’s. 40th anniversary!
  • Ozzy Osbourne: It’s done. The only thing I do regret is not doing the last farewell show in Birmingham with drummer Bill Ward. I felt really bad about that. It would have been so nice.
  • Ozzy Osbourne: I knew instinctively that he was just something extra-special. It was like a gift from God. ...One thing he gave to me was hope. He gave me a reason for carrying on. He had patience with me ... and he was very good to work with.