Ozzy Osbourne shifting again to UK as he is ‘fed up’ with US mass shootings | Ents & Arts Information


Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne are shifting again to the UK.

The 73-year-old rock star lives in LA however says he is “fed up” with the variety of mass shootings in America.

Sharon and Ozzy, who married in 1982, have lived in Beverley Hills with their three youngsters for greater than 25 years.

The Birmingham-born star additionally informed the Observer he doesn’t wish to die within the US and be buried in Forest Garden, the California cemetery favoured by many celebrities.

Hollywood movie stars together with Clark Gable, Elizabeth Taylor and Humphrey Bogart are all buried there.

Ozzy mentioned: “Every part’s f****** ridiculous there. I am fed up with individuals getting killed daily. God is aware of how many individuals have been shot in class shootings.

“And there was that mass capturing in Vegas at that live performance… It is f****** loopy.”

“And I do not wish to die in America,” he added. “I do not wish to be buried in f****** Forest Garden.

“I am English. I wish to be again. However, saying that, if my spouse mentioned we have got to go and stay in Timbuktu, I will go.

“However, no, it is simply time for me to come back dwelling.”

Aimee Osbourne (far left) pictured with her famous family in 2002. Pic: AP
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The Osbournes: From left, Aimee, Sharon, Ozzy, Kelly, Jack and Louis (Ozzy’s son from his first marriage)

‘Nothing united’ about America

Ozzy was final again within the UK earlier this month, when he delighted followers with a surprise appearance at the closing ceremony on the Commonwealth Video games.

In 2020, he revealed that he had Parkinson’s. He had been recognized with the degenerative illness in 2003.

Nevertheless, Sharon mentioned their determination to maneuver again to the UK has nothing to do along with his prognosis.

She mentioned: “I knew individuals would assume that. It isn’t. It is simply time. America has modified so drastically.

“It is not america of America in any respect. Nothing’s united about it. It is a very bizarre place to stay proper now.”

The couple have beforehand mentioned that growing taxes within the US might drive them to come back again to the UK.

In preparation for his or her return to their 120-year-old Grade II listed mansion in Buckinghamshire, they’ve dug a swimming pool, put in air-conditioning and constructed a studio for Ozzy to make music.

They are saying they may come again in February subsequent yr.

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Ozzy – who has been dubbed the Prince of Darkness – was lead vocalist of heavy metallic band Black Sabbath, which he fashioned in 1969 alongside guitarist Tony Iommi, bassist Geezer Butler and drummer Invoice Ward.

Within the early 2000s, they welcomed MTV cameras into their dwelling, ensuing within the hit actuality present The Osbournes, which made Ozzy well-known with a complete new technology, together with Sharon and their youngest two youngsters, Kelly and Jack.

The present featured among the household’s main life-events, together with Sharon’s battle with most cancers and the aftermath of Ozzy’s 2003 near-fatal quad-bike accident.

Ozzy will launch his thirteenth solo album Affected person Quantity 9 – that includes Tony Iommi, Jeff Beck, late Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins and Eric Clapton – on 9 September.

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