Ozzy Osbourne

Friday, June 28th at 8:00pm
Sprint Center
1407 Grand Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64106
United States

Event Description:

Celebrating 5 decades of the Prince of Darkness... LIVE! The one and only OZZY OSBOURNE is bringing the NO MORE TOURS 2 tour to the Sprint Center on Saturday, June 28th! With him will be special guest MEGADETH.

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Just a few milestones from Ozzy Osbourne's 37-year career include:

THE SEVENTIES:

* Ozzy releases his first record with Black Sabbath in 1970 (released Friday, February 13th). The self-titled record goes platinum that same year in the U.K. and U.S.
* Black Sabbath has sold over 50 million records (to date) worldwide.
* Black Sabbath embarks on several world tours and performs to legions of fans around the globe.
* Ozzy leaves Black Sabbath and goes solo in 1979.

THE EIGHTIES:

* Ozzy releases his first solo record Blizzard Of Ozz in 1980. The record quickly goes 4x Platinum.
* Ozzy releases seven records throughout the decade. Each one sells well over two million copies.
* Ozzy performs at the US Festival in 1983 in front of 250,000 fans.
* Ozzy performs at Live Aid in 1985, the legendary benefit concert for world hunger.
* Ozzy performs at the Moscow Peace Festival in 1989. This was the first major rock concert in the Soviet Republic by Western artists.

THE NINETIES:

* Ozzy releases five records this decade. Each record goes multi-platinum.
* Ozzy has performed to millions of fans around the world. His live concerts are guaranteed sell-outs.
* Ozzy wins a Grammy Award in 1993 for Best Metal Performance for "I Don't Want To Change the World."
* Ozzy and his wife/manager Sharon launch OZZfest in 1996, the first national music festival of its kind dedicated to hard rock music and breaking new artists.
* Ozzy donates a portion of the OZZfest proceeds to various charities across the country including Lifebeat.

THE NEW MILLENIUM:

* Ozzy wins a Grammy for Best Metal Performance in 2000 as a part of Black Sabbath for "Iron Man."
* Ozzy (with Black Sabbath) headlines OZZfest 2001. Over 1 million-plus fans attended 32 sold-out dates.
* Ozzy has released 13 albums during his 20-year career with Epic Records.
* Ozzy receives a Star on the world-famous Hollywood Walk of Fame, April 12, 2002.
* The Osbournes debuts on MTV to a record-breaking audience for a new program. Further episodes create a national sensation around the Osbourne family and ratings skyrocket to become the highest-ever in MTV's 22 year history. The Osbournesis still the highest rated series in MTV's history.
* Ozzy dines with President Bush at the Washington Correspondents Association Dinner in May 2002.
* Ozzy performs the Black Sabbath classic "Paranoid" for Queen Elizabeth's 50th Jubilee celebration at Buckingham Palace in June 2002
* Ozzy & Kelly hit #1 on the UK singles charts with their remake of the Black Sabbath classic "Changes." The single sold over 1 million copies.
* Ozzy and Sharon debut another MTV success with their Battle For Ozzfest weekly series (2004). * Ozzy's gold-certified Prince Of Darkness box set was released in March 2005 on Epic Records.
* Ozzy releases the DualDisc Under Cover in late 2005.
* Ozzy inducted as a member of Black Sabbath into the U.S. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in March 2006.
* Ozzy releases Black Rain -- his first album with new studio material in six years in May 2007.