Black Sabbath to Receive Living Legends Award
England’s Classic Rock magazine will hold its Classic Rock Roll of Honour awards on November 14th at the Roundhouse in London.
Black Sabbath will receive the Living Legend award. Ozzy Osbourne says, “It’s good to be a living legend. It’s better than being a dead one.” Previous winners include ZZ Top, Jeff Beck, Alice Cooper and Jimmy Page. Ozzy already won it as a solo artist in 2008.
Nominees in other categories:
Band/Artist of the Year: Black Sabbath, David Bowie, The Rolling Stones, Iron Maiden and Status Quo
Album of the Year: Black Sabbath 13, David Bowie The Next Day, Deep Purple Now What? and others
Reissue of the Year: Blue Oyster Cult The Columbia Albums Collection, Deep Purple Machine Head 40th Anniversary, Fleetwood Mac Rumours, Moody Blues Timeless Flight and others.
Event of the Year: David Bowie releases an album, Mick Taylor joins The Rolling Stones at Hyde Park, Black Sabbath hit number-one on the album chart and others
Film/DVD: Ginger Baker Beware of Mr. Baker, The Rolling Stones Crossfire Hurricane, Dave Grohl Sound City Players, Led Zeppelin Celebration Day, B.B. King The Life of Riley and others