5 Updates
Ozzy Osbourne: I was a 'bad father' and 'abusive husband'

Ozzy Osbourne: I was a 'bad father' and 'abusive husband'

Jun 8 2014, 12:52pm CDT | by

Ozzy Osbourne believes he was a "bad father" and an "abusive husband" when he was battling with addiction. The 65-year-old rocker, who has a history of substance abuse, regrets the way he treated...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

11 weeks ago

Ozzy Osbourne: I was a 'bad father' and 'abusive husband'

Jun 8 2014, 12:52pm CDT | by

Ozzy Osbourne believes he was a "bad father" and an "abusive husband" when he was battling with addiction.

The 65-year-old rocker, who has a history of substance abuse, regrets the way he treated his wife Sharon Osbourne and their children, Aimee, 30, Kelly, 29, and Jack, 28, during his struggle with drugs and alcohol.

Speaking to the Daily Mail, he said: "I was a bad father, an abusive husband and I had an ego the size of India.

"I spent decades of my life being an absolute idiot. I've got so many regrets I can't even remember half of them. But wives and kids are right at the top. It's pointless even saying sorry. I couldn't say it enough times."

However, Ozzy's 32-year marriage to Sharon, 61, was rocked again in 2012 when he relapsed following seven years of sobriety.

He explained: "There was no reason [for the relapse] except that I'm an alcoholic and one day you just look outside, it's a sunny day and you know nothing is going to come between you and a beer, and then you go right down the mud slide and you're crawling around on the floor wishing you didn't have to watch another sunrise.

"But if you take cocaine you can drink forever. Cocaine and booze are the eggs and bacon of the addict's world, the perfect combination. And you just can't stop."

Ozzy - whose real name is John Michael Osbourne - has since been sober for two years and attends daily Alcoholics Anonymous [AA] meetings to help him stay on track.

 
Update
5

4 days ago

Lucy Bridge: Style Mixtape

Aug 26 2014 11:50am CDT | Source: Clash Music

Fashion's creatives compile a mixtape of the music that inspires their work.Lucy Bridge is the Cure fan with Love Cats imprinted on her fingers, the make-up artist signed to Jed Root, and the face that wowed Tim Walker. Boasting an impressive Tumblr page worth at least several hours of your time, the gal with the Wednesday Adams locks likes Nike kicks, 90’s throwbacks and Prada sunnies, and has made up faces for everyone from Topshop to Joseph T ...
Source: Clash Music   Full article at: Clash Music
 

 
Update
4

2 weeks ago

Frances Bean Cobain offers support to Robin Williams' daughter Zelda

Aug 14 2014 5:36am CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Frances Bean Cobain, daughter of the late Kurt Cobain, has tweeted a message of support for Zelda Williams, whose father Robin Williams committed suicide this week.Taking to Twitter, Frances posted, "You have such an incredibly beautiful soul. I love you but you already knew that. Whenever wherever u need me, I'll be there". The tweet has since been removed.Significant members of the music world have also posted messages of condolence on the social media s ...
Source: Oh No They Didn't!   Full article at: Oh No They Didn't!
 

 
Update
3

6 weeks ago

(5) Shameless Celebrity Endorsements

Jul 16 2014 2:14pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

You may have laughed when Kim Kardashian launched her latest video game - but you won't be now.The reality TV star is set to rake in a cool $200 million from her ventures this year meaning she's the one having the last laugh. But the 33-year-old socialite isn't the only celebrity putting her name to some strange products to make some cash.It seems many stars are prepared to lend their image if it means getting a heap of dollars back in return. Ever ...
Source: Oh No They Didn't!   Full article at: Oh No They Didn't!
 

 
Update
2

12 years ago

Ozzy Osbourne Announces New 'Memoirs of a Madman' Audio and Video Retrospectives

Dec 4 2001 7:00pm EST | Source: Ultimate Classic Rock

A new Ozzy Osbourne compilation will combine his hits with a vast array of rare video clips. C ...
Source: Ultimate Classic Rock   Full article at: Ultimate Classic Rock
 

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/28" rel="author">Bang Showbiz</a>
BANG Showbiz is the world's premier entertainment news agency providing the most exciting celebrity news to online, print and broadcast media outlets across the globe.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Lily Allen pens 'good' songs when unhappy
Los Angeles, Aug 31 (IANS) Singer Lily Allen believes she writes her songs well when she is not in the best of her moods.
 
 
Motherhood made Kim go less on make-up
Los Angeles, Aug 31 (IANS) Reality TV star Kim Kardashian believes in having picture perfect tresses and in looking good, but she says motherhood has sobered down her beautification routine.
 
 
At 17, Chloe Grace Moretz fights for roles
Los Angeles, Aug 31 (IANS) "If I Stay" actress Chloe Grace Moretz says she still struggles to land movie roles as she battles against 'ageism' in the film industry.
 
 
Adam Levine paid fan's rent for a month
London, Aug 31 (IANS) Maroon 5 singer Adam Levine has revealed he once paid a fan's house rent for a month.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

US sanctions not to hit n-talks: Iran
Tehran, Aug 31 (IANS) The new US sanctions against some Iranian entities will not hit negotiations over Tehran's nuclear programme, President Hassan Rouhani has said. The US Friday imposed sanctions on a number of...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Modi visits Buddhist temples in Kyoto
Kyoto, Aug 31 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited two prominent Buddhist temples here Sunday on the first full day of a five-day visit to Japan that will later him to Tokyo. Modi first went to the Toji...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Modi discusses sickle cell disease in Japan
Kyoto, Aug 31 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday discussed cooperation with Japan to combat sickle cell anaemia, officials said. An external affairs ministry spokesman said Modi discussed treatment of...
Read more on Apple Balla
 
Modi visits Toji temple in Kyoto
Kyoto, Aug 31 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Toji Buddhist temple here Saturday. External affairs ministry officials said Modi went around the eighth century temple in the company of the chief...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Top Saudi cleric warns against 'deceitful' jihad
Riyadh, Aug 31 (IANS) Saudi Arabia's top cleric Sheikh Abdulaziz Al-AsShaikh has given a call to Muslim youth against following "deceitful" claims of jihad by shadowy groups with deviant principles. Grand Mufti Sheikh...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
English Premier League standings
London, Aug 31 (IANS) Following are the English Premier League standings after Saturday's matches (tabulated under games played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points), according to Xinhua. Chelsea...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Taliban killed 11 people in Afghanistan
Kabul, Aug 31 (IANS) Taliban militants killed at least 11 civilians in Farah province of Afghanistan early Saturday, officials said. Jawid Afghan, a provincial governor spokeman, said the victims were on their way to...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Lily Allen pens 'good' songs when unhappy
Los Angeles, Aug 31 (IANS) Singer Lily Allen believes she writes her songs well when she is not in the best of her moods. The 29-year-old took a break from the industry in 2009, when she married painter and decorator...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Motherhood made Kim go less on make-up
Los Angeles, Aug 31 (IANS) Reality TV star Kim Kardashian believes in having picture perfect tresses and in looking good, but she says motherhood has sobered down her beautification routine. With her 14-month-old...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
At 17, Chloe Grace Moretz fights for roles
Los Angeles, Aug 31 (IANS) "If I Stay" actress Chloe Grace Moretz says she still struggles to land movie roles as she battles against 'ageism' in the film industry. The 17-year-old actress has starred in a string of...
Read more on Celebrity Balla