Facts of Ozzy Osbourne
|Full Name||Ozzy Osbourne|
|Birth Name||John Michael "Ozzy" Osbourne|
|Profession||Singer, Songwriter, Actor And Reality Television Star|
|Birth City||Aston, Birmingham|
|Father Name||John Thomas Osbourne|
|Mother Name||Lillian Osbourne|
|Spouse||Sharon Osbourne (m. 1982), Thelma Riley (m. 1971–1982)|
|Sibilings||Gillian Osbourne, Tony Osbourne, Iris Osbourne, Jean Osbourne, Paul Osbourne|
|Date of Birth||December 3,1948|
How Much Is Heavy Metal God Ozzy Osbourne’s Net Worth?
Legendary musician Ozzy Osbourne has a whopping net worth of around $220 million as of 2020. He is one of the most well-known figures in music and is credited with creating the entire genre of metal with his band Black Sabbath.
His almost divine status in the music industry comes from his more than 5 decades. Nicknamed the "Godfather of Heavy Metal" he is famous for his antics on stage as is famous for his antics off stage. From biting the head off a bat during a concert to texting Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant asking him where his cat was he and his antics have been an icon for the best part of the last 6 decades.
He is also one of the most decorated musicians who has won been inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame.
Ozzy Osbourne Net Worth Sits At $220 Million: Income Sources & Earnings
Ozzy Osbourne has a net worth of around $220 million as of March 2020 according to Celebrity Net Worth. He amassed this net worth primarily from his career as the lead singer of Black Sabbath and from his solo career along with his work on his show The Osbournes.
The star has earned a very decent salary all throughout his career and we have listed his earnings and record sales over the years below.
|1980||$6,000,000||Sales of Blizzard of Oz album|
|1981||$4,500,000||Sales of Diary of a Madman|
|1983||$4,500,000||Sales of Bark at the Moon|
|1986||$3,000,000||Sales of The Ultimate Sin|
|1988||$3,000,000||Sales of No Rest for the Wicked|
|1991||$6,000,000||Sales of No More Tears|
|1995||$3,000,000||Sales of Ozzmosis|
|2002||$20,000||Salary from The Osbournes (Per Episode)|
|2003||$5,000,000||Salary from The Osbournes|
|2004||$20,000,000||Salary from The Osbournes|
|2007||$750,000||Sales of Black Rain|
|2010||$60,000||Sales of Scream|
Canceled His 2020 Tour
In February of 2020. Osbourne announced that he won't be doing any tour in 2020 before the treatment of his Parkinson diagnosis.
In fact, he canceled his North America tour in a statement released in 2020. He said,
“I’m so thankful that everyone has been patient because I’ve had a s**t year, unfortunately, I won’t be able to get to Switzerland for treatment until April and the treatment takes six-eight weeks.” “I don’t want to start a tour and then cancel shows at the last minute, as it’s just not fair to the fans. I’d rather they get a refund now and when I do the North American tour down the road, everyone who bought a ticket for these shows will be the first ones in line to purchase tickets at that time.”
Earnings From YouTube And Instagram
From his solo channel on YouTube the star ears around anywhere from $157 to $2.5K per year according to SocialBlade. The channel has over 3,233,858 as of June 2019.
Similarly, the official channel of Black Sabbath on YouTube has over 193,583,495 views on YouTube as of June 2019. As per data from SocialBlade the channel generates around $13.9K to $222.7K per year.
Likewise, the Prince of Darkness has more than 3 million followers on Instagram and according to Influencer bay he earns around $4,351 to $7,459 per post made on the social media platform.
Endorsements & Charity Works
Osbourne is beloved all over the world, his famous and infamous tactics have made him one of the best-loved celebrities all over the world. Due to this, he is the choice of many companies and brands for their advertisement and endorsement purposes.
He has appeared in commercials of Best Buy, I Can't Believe It's Not Butter, World of Warcraft, and Brisk. Ozzy is also one of the celebs who chose Pepsi over coke for endorsement.
Osbourne is also one of the most charitable musicians who support over 16 charities like World Vision, 21st Century Leaders, Elton John AIDS Foundation, Onyx and Breezy Foundation, Prince's Trust, etc.
Assets, Lifestyle, Cars & Expenses
The Prince Of Darkness is one of the richest musicians alive who has spent generously on various properties.
He has a house in Los Angeles which is spread over 10,953 sq. ft. whose price some online sources have reported to be around $10 million.
Similarly, he listed one of his properties in Amersham, Buckinghamshire, England for around £3.95 million ($5,017,586). He and his wife also sold a Malibu property for around $10 million.
Ozzy and his wife own a staggering car collection. They own a Range Rover whose starting price is around $89,000. They also own an Audi R8 whose cheapest price is around $169,900 and a Ferrari 458 Italia whose price is around $230,000.
Tax And Insurance
Osbourne had a lot of money to pay back in taxes out of which they paid $1.7 million.
He may also have insurance of his health, life, body, and properties but the exact plans and policies are not available.
Ozzy Osbourne’s Personal Life: Children, Age, Death, Wife, Birthday, Bat, Drug Addiction, Height
Ozzy Osbourne was born John Michael Osbourne on 3 December 1948 in Aston, Birmingham, England to father John Thomas Osbourne and mother Lillian Osbourne. He is 70 years old as of June 2019 and is 5 feet 10 inches or 178 cm tall.
Rumors of his death have always circulated in the media which is in part thanks to his heavy drug abuse and many people are still surprised that he is still alive. He has made many lists in which people have compiled celebrities who are surprisingly still alive.
His substance abuse and alcoholism problem have grown so much that he admits to not remembering most of his life and career. Doctors have even cited a special quality of his genes as the reason for his endurance to drugs.
Ozzy is Married With Wife and Children
His marriage with Sharon has endured a very rough tenure with numerous cases of infidelity from Ozzy.
Their marriage almost ended in 2016 when Sharon confirmed her suspicion of Ozzy’s affair with his hairstylist Michelle Pugh.
Before this, he was married to Thelma Riley. The couple tied the knot in 1971 and their marriage blessed them with 2 children Aimeen, Jack, and Kelly. He also adopted Thelma’s son Elliot Kingsley.
One of his most famous incidents includes when he bit off the head of a bat during a concert thinking it was a rubber toy.