Jack Osbourne Says Ozzy is Doing ‘Much Better’ After Hospitalization For Flu Complications


Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi despatched his finest needs.

Jack Osbourne supplied an replace on his dad's situation on Thursday (Feb. 7), a day after mother Sharon Osbourne revealed that heavy metallic icon Ozzy Osbourne has been hospitalized for issues from the flu. Tucked into an Instagram replace exhibiting off his new specs and recent haircut, Jack wrote, "I'm off to see dad. He's doing a lot better. Thanks for all of your messages."

Sharon Osbourne wrote on Wednesday, "As a few of chances are you’ll haave heard, Ozzy was admitted to hospital following some issues from the flu. His docs really feel that is one of the best ways to get him on a faster highway to restoration." A spokesperson for the 70-year-old rocker introduced on Jan. 30 that after initially suspending the primary 4 dates of his No More Tours 2 outing due to the flu, a follow-up go to with a health care provider revealed a prognosis of a extreme upper-respiratory an infection, which resulted within the suspending of the tour's complete U.Okay. and European run. At the time, docs feared that the an infection might "turn into pneumonia given the physicality of the reside performances and the intensive journey schedule all through Europe in harsh winter circumstances."  

Ozzy's former Black Sabbath bandmate, guitarist Tony Iommi, tweeted, "I'm wishing @OzzyOsbourne a speedy restoration and I do know he'll be gutted that he's needed to cancel a part of his tour however I'm certain he'll be again on stage as quickly as he's ready. Get higher quickly my pal. Lots of affection Oz."