Speak of the Devil is a live album by Ozzy Osbourne.
It was recorded at 26–27 September 1982 at The Ritz in New York and released in November 1982.
Earlier in 1982, the band had lost its guitarist Randy Rhoads when he was killed in a plane crash.
Ozzy Osbourne Speak of the Devil
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1. Symptom Of The Universe
3. Black Sabbath
4. Fairies Wear Boots
5. War Pigs
8. Sweet Leaf
9. Never Say Die
10. Sabbath, Bloody Sabbath
11. Iron Man/ Children Of The Grave
As you can see, Osbourne mainly covered songs from his old band, Black Sabbath.
The band at this stage was:
Ozzy Osbourne – vocals
Brad Gillis – guitar
Rudy Sarzo – bass
Tommy Aldridge – drums
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Buying Speak of the Devil
To help you to find the album quickly and easily, I’ve given you the following links:
- Amazon.com as a CD
- Amazon.co.uk as a CD
- it may be available from iTunes as a digital download
- eBay as a CD
It’s still worth checking around on the websites to make sure that there isn’t a more up-to-date or less expensive option.
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