From heavy metal pioneer to reality television star, rock’s “prince of darkness”, Ozzy Osbourne, has always been one of rock and pop music’s most legendary eccentrics.
Having enjoyed a stellar career’s notoriety spanning several decades, perhaps more than any other star in the history of the popular music recording industry, Osbourne’s exceedingly outlandish image has come to represent rebellion incarnate to his millions of adoring fans worldwide.
Though it is claimed Osbourne’s career has time and again been plagued by drug and alcohol abuse and other wild mishaps, he has not only managed to survive, but his unorthodox, platinum-selling career has managed to somehow flourish.
However, as with other stars of stage and screen, is there any credence still to be given to the wild stories one finds coloring Mr. Osbourne’s biographical history?
Despite the fact his millions of adoring fans are willing to adamantly testify to the truthfulness of the rock legend’s unprecedented exploits, can one still dare to question their veracity? Or, as loyal readers have so often observed concerning the biographies of other celebrity careers examined here at Newsspell, is there something truly awry with the man known as Ozzy?
Is Mr. Osbourne’s reputation as rock music’s celebrated “prince of darkness” well-deserved, or shall we proceed to yet discover another pathetic imposter concealed behind the curtain of Oz? Continue reading “A peek behind the curtain of OZ”