Monday 22 January 2018

Ozzy tribute to heavy metal legend

Ozzy Osbourne paid tribute to heavy metal legend Ronnie James Dio
Ozzy Osbourne paid tribute to heavy metal legend Ronnie James Dio

Ozzy Osbourne has expressed his sadness over the death of Ronnie James Dio.

Dio died of stomach cancer at the weekend, at the age of 67. He replaced Ozzy in Black Sabbath in 1980.

Ozzy paid respects to the man who would reshape the legendary heavy metal band.

He said in a statement: "I was very saddened to hear of the passing of Ronnie James Dio. Metal has truly lost one of its greatest voices. My heart goes out to his family and to his many fans."

He added: "Love and respect."

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