Ozzy Osbourne net worth: English singer, songwriter and television personality, John Michael ‘Ozzy’ Osbourne has a net worth of $220 million.
Often considered to be the godfather of heavy metal music, John Michael Osbourne is a British musician known worldwide by his stage name, Ozzy Osbourne. He made his way to a legendary musical career as the lead singer of pioneering band “Black Sabbath” which is widely recognized as the first heavy metal band. With his music and compositions, Ozzy has been actively entertaining us since 1968.
Born on December 3, 1948 in Aston, Birmingham, England, Ozzy was dyslexic and had a hard time while in school. Even though a mediocre student in school, he was inclined towards music and performing arts. A fan of legendary band “The Beatles”, Ozzy became inspired from them at the age of fourteen and decided upon taking music as his career. He was in his late teens when “Black Sabbath” was formed and as the lead singer, he became the face of this band. Black Sabbath found an unexpected success from their first album named same as the band.
Ozzy was noticed for his eerie voice and the music of his bandmates complemented him amazingly. Eventually, the band became successful in the music industry and gave many successful albums to their fans such as “Sabbath Bloody Sabbath”, “Paranoid”, “Never Say Die!” and more. Till 1978, the band released eight albums and after that, Ozzy started his solo career in music. As a solo artist, he debuted from the album “Bizzard of Ozz” and has released a total of eleven albums. In 2013, the band “Black Sabbath” united together to release their ninth album “13”.
Apart from music, Ozzy has been showing his prominence in television by appearing in his own reality show “The Osbournes”. For his contributions in the field of entertainment, Ozzy has been induced to “Roll and Roll Hall of Fame”, “Hollywood Walk of Fame” as well as “UK Music Hall of Fame”. One of the iconic singers of his generation, Ozzy has also garnered 2014 MTV Europe Music Awards”.
As for his personal life, he has been married to Sharon Osbourne, who happens to be his second wife, since 1982. He is a father of five children from two of his marriages. As of now, Ozzy lives with his family in Los Angeles where he enjoys his rich and celebrated life laden with current net worth of $220 million.
Quick Facts about Ozzy Osbourne
Full Name: John Michael Osbourne
Profession: Singer, musician, television personality
Height: 5ft 10 in
Date of Birth: December 3, 1948
Place of Birth: Aston, Birmingham, England
Marital status: Married to Sharon Osbourne
Astrological sign: Capricorn