See Ozzy Osbourne Turn Introspective in Documentary Trailer - EpicNews

Ozzy Osbourne parses feeling like a break up character — “John” (his given title) and “Ozzy” — within the first few frames of the trailer for the upcoming documentary, Biography: The 9 Lives of Ozzy. The movie will premiere at this spring’s South by Southwest competition.

The 86-minute movie, which A&E produced as a part of its “Biography” sequence, will inform the story of the previous Black Sabbath singer: from childhood to solo stardom to reality-TV megafame. Ozzy, Sharon and Jack Osbourne are among the many govt producers of the image, which former Osbournes producer R. Greg Johnston directed.

“I take advantage of the expertise of creating individuals really feel considerably entertained once I was goofing round — to take it onstage with my music, I suppose, is similar sort of a factor,” Ozzy says in a single revealing second.

“I don’t know what music can be like if it weren’t for the affect of Ozzy,” Rick Rubin says. “Ozzy modified all the things.”

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“I believe Ozzy’s music is timeless,” Ozzy’s latest collaborator, Publish Malone, gives. “It makes me cry and provides me the chills.”

The trailer exhibits Ozzy footage of himself as a toddler and goofing round throughout his Sabbath days. It additionally present him onstage as a solo artist over time. As well as, it options commentary from Kelly, Sharon and Jack Osbourne, together with Marilyn Manson and Rob Zombie. Ice-T and Korn’s Jonathan Davis are additionally featured within the documentary.

“He left one of many largest rock bands on the earth and have become greater — a reputable artist on his personal, discovering nice new expertise. After which [he] made it big on TV,” Sharon says. “No one had completed that.”

After accidents from a fall sidelined Osbourne for many of 2019, the singer will probably be placing out a brand new album, Ordinary Man, subsequent month. Weapons N’ Roses’ Duff McKagan and the Pink Sizzling Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith comprise the rhythm part for the album, which additionally options visitor appearances by Elton John, Tom Morello, Slash and Publish Malone. He’s planning on returning to the stage this spring for an additional North American leg of his No Extra Excursions 2 trek.

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