Trust Me, Im Dr. Ozzy: Advice from Rocks Ultimate Survivor by Ozzy OsbourneWondering if science could explain how he survived his 40-year avalanche of drugs and alcohol, Ozzy Osbourne became one of a handful of people in the world to have his entire DNA mapped in 2010. It was a highly complex, $65,000 process, but the results were conclusive: Ozzy is a genetic anomaly. The Full Ozzy Genome contained variants that scientists had never before encountered and the findings were presented at the prestigious TEDMED Conference in San Diego-making headlines around the world. The procedure was in part sponsored by The Sunday Times of London, which had already caused an international fururoe by appointing Ozzy Osbourne its star health advice columnist. The newpaper argued that Ozzys mutliple near-death experiences, 40-year history of drug abuse, and extreme hypocondria qualified him more than any other for the job. The column was an overnight hit, being quickly picked up by Rolling Stone to give it a global audience of millions. In TRUST ME, IM DR. OZZY, Ozzy answers readers questions with his outrageous wit and surprising wisdom, digging deep into his past to tell the memoir-style survival stories never published before-and offer guidance that no sane human being should follow. Part humor, part memoir, and part bad advice, TRUST ME, IM DR. OZZY will include some of the best material from his published columns, answers to celebrities medical questions, charts, sidebars, and more.
10 Greatest Ozzy Osbourne Quotes
From Black Sabbath to Blizzard of Ozz , Ozzy has been on quite a few journeys and one could write odes to him and his ways and never stop. In the wake of all his tales, we are looking through 10 facts about him that you might not know! Ozzy Osbourne thought he performed a striptease on the table when he was invited in to a meeting with the head of CBS Europe in Germany. He was not sober, of course. He thought he was just kissing the record executive on the lips.
John Michael Osbourne, better known as Ozzy Osbourne , has been a mainstay of popular culture ever since metal pioneers Black Sabbath hit the big time. Ozzy has built a reputation for himself as a wild man. His antics in the '70s and '80s marked him as the ultimate rock and roll party animal. So it's no surprise that he has left in his wake some of the craziest stories of hedonism and over-the-top adventures ever known to man. Many of these stories are well-known, such as the time he bit the head off of a live bat, and then again off of a live dove.
Former First Lady Barbara Bush loves his music.
I mean, the heavy metal from the Seventies sounds nothing like the stuff from the Eighties, and that sounds nothing like the stuff from the Nineties. How did his career begin? Why did he part ways with Black Sabbath? How did he get into the world of reality television? Read on for 42 facts about this truly bizarre icon of rock and metal music. According to Osbourne himself, he was first inspired to become a musician when he heard the music of the Beatles at 14 years old.