Ozzy Osbourne is to receive the “Legend” award at this year’s Kerrang! awards, which celebrate 30 years of the magazine.
The awards takes place in London on June 9th and Osbourne will also be playing a “30th anniversary party” for Kerrang! in London on June 21th.
Departing Kerrang! editor Nichola Browne said the magazine is “unbelievably excited” to have Ozzy play a show for the magazine. “We are privileged that the Prince of Darkness can help us mark this momentous milestone in style and it’s guaranteed to be a night to remember,” she explained.
The Kerrang! Awards, which are sponsored by Relentless, coincide with the re-release of Ozzy Osbourne’s solo albums Blizzard Of Ozz and Diary Of A Madman. This year’s ceremony will be hosted by Slipknot / Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor and Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian, who compere the awards for the third consecutive year.
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