BILL WARD FIRED BY SHARON OSBOURNE? – PART 2

BILL WARD FIRED BY SHARON OSBOURNE? – PART 2

Support:   Sharon Osbourne responded last night regarding her firing  Bill Ward from Black Sabbath. Sharon  tweeted: “I am not in any position to hire or fire anyone in Black Sabbath. I don’t manage the band, I manage my husband.” Bill Ward’s son Aron also released a statement regarding all of the talk about his father’s position on the contract negotiations and his feelings toward some of the negative press: “The press is spinning this shitstorm to read as if my dad has quit. This is not true. The guys know that. That’s why they said the door is ALWAYS open. “My dad hasn’t ‘declined’ playing with BLACK SABBATH or ‘threatened’ to pull out of this reunion. As he stated, his bags are packed and he’s ready to go. He says it loud and clear, he definitely wants to play on the album and he definitely wants to tour. I know he’s been committed to this project from the beginning all the way to the point everyone else flew off to the U.K. When I saw him over the summer, he had this little CD case with him that had all the rehearsals and song ideas. Each CD was Sharpie scrawled with rough titles and ideas they had been working on. “About a month ago, my dad called me to let me know that Tony [Iommi, guitar] had been diagnosed with cancer. He said they were all flying over in the next couple of weeks to continue recording the album in the U.K. and begin rehearsals for the summer tours. He’d been rehearsing more than I’ve ever known him to....
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