Black Sabbath’s musical influence in the Midlands finally recognised| ITV News

Ozzy Osbourne teamed up with fellow Brummies Geezer Butler, Bill Ward and Tony Iommi in the late 1960s to form Black Sabbath.

In doing so, the band unknowingly invented heavy metal and changed the musical landscape forever.

Now a new exhibition is to open this week in the Midlands and is devoted to the band which was formed 50 years ago in Aston.
In doing so, it is a sign Birmingham and the surrounding Black Country is finally acknowledging its influence on Black Sabbath.

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