Ozzy 4/1/22

Ozzy Osbourne has wrapped production on his latest album and 13th solo set. Ozzy posted a new Ross Halfin photo of him on social media, with a message to fans reading: “I’m so happy to let everyone know that I finished my new album this week and delivered it to my label Epic Records. I’ll be sharing all the information about the album and its upcoming release with you in the next several weeks.”

The still-untitled new album follows 2020’s Ordinary Man, and features guests spots by such legendary players as Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad SmithJeff BeckGuns N’ Roses‘ Duff McKaganZakk WyldePearl Jam‘s Mike McCreadyQueens Of The Stone Age‘s Josh Homme, Metallica‘s Robert Trujillo — and Black Sabbath co-founder Tony Iommi guesting for the first time on a solo Ozzy project.

Ozzy Osbourne admitted to us a while back he’s never been one for conventional lyrics: [“I’m not one of these guys that can write about boy-meets-girl and, I mean, it’s got to mean something to me. I don’t write all the lyrics, but I have to say, ‘Well, y’know, isn’t that strange that that happened when this happened,’ and I’ll get going, y’know?”] SOUNDCUE (:13 OC: . . . get going y’know)

TL; DR

  • Ozzy Osbourne has wrapped production on his latest album and 13th solo set.

FAST FACTS

  • Ozzy Osbourne‘s last album, 2020’s Ordinary Man, was released on February 21st, 2020 and peaked at Number Three in the U.S. and UK.
  • The album featured appearances by Elton JohnSlashTom Morrello, as well as Chad Smith and Duff McKagan, who co-wrote the album with Ozzy and his accompanying band.