Greatest Black Sabbath Singers
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Osbourne known as the "Prince of Darkness" Osbourne is also known as the "Godfather of Heavy Metal" Osbourne's eerie vocals, early records such as their debut album Black Sabbath and Paranoid sold huge numbers. - vishwarajvithuvivi
Dio has a better voice, but I think he was better solo and with Rainbow. But Ozzy... HE'S THE PRINCE OF DARKNESS! OZZY! OZZY! M/
I love Prince of Darkness Ozzy Osbourne! He's known as the Godfather of heavy metal for a reason and he's one of my rock & roll idols. I love him! Ozzy forever!
He wasn't in black sabbath, he was black sabbathV 24 Comments
I agree with all the comments Ozzy dose fit Sabbath more, but Dio has a better voice and vocal range no matter how classic Ozzy is Neon Nights is so under rated and just great. Also i've never heard of any of the others singing with them.
Dio kicks ass compared to ozzy although ozzy Black Sabbath songs are better dio sings way better he's the 2nd greatest metal singer behind rob halford (from the best band ever judas priest)
Ozzy was a legend and there is no doubting early Sabbath were classic and groundbreaking, but I prefer Ronnie's voice and he has a larger vocal range. Heaven & Hell album was my era and also a classic of its time. Dio was also great in Rainbow (but that's another poll!)
Dio is not only the best singer in BS, he was the best singer in Hard rock and heavy metal history. Some compare Dio with Rob Halford. Come on! Halford is great but can't sing Hard rock songs like Dio did in Rainbow. Dio's voice can match hard rock classics like Stargazer, Gates of babaylon, Catch the rainbow, man on the silver mountain, etc while he can sing darkest Black Sabbath heavy metal songs. And Ozzy? He is not in Dio's league!V 18 Comments
Tony is definitely the best singer Black Sabbath has had. His performance in Headless Cross was incredible, and he should have gained more popularity.
Live shows were great with him because he could sing all other's songs with ease. He never became hoarse like that Dio feller would
This band has had good singers but Black Sabbath band with him means Black Sabbath band. in the world of rock singers he has the most powerful voice.
Tony Martin foi o melhor de todos os tempos no Black Sabbath. O único que cantou todas as fases e participou do período de maior criatividade musical da banda.V 8 Comments
The greatest vocalist in history, but not the best Black Sabbath singer!
Born again is the most underrated Black Sabbath album. Ozzy is not even on the same planet as far as talent goes compared to Dio and Ian. He blows live and throwing buckets of water and being well liked doesn't make you a great singer. He was a great frontman but a mediocre singer.
No one compares to Gillan. He can sing Ozzy's material and Dios.
My second choice after the original Ozzy Osbourne
Ian Villanova best singer ever
Glenn is an all time badass musician the world has ever had the pleasure of experiencing.
Best singer awesome! Only one Lp
Ronnie and Ray were on another level. Tony, Ian and Glenn were on the next. Everyone else was cut rate
If it wasn't for the aids he would have made a great career.
Dave Walker done a good job with his short tenure with the band in 78 and I like his version of "Junior's Eyes"
Soulful and real. Underrated as a Black Sabbath singer. Possibly overshadowed by his awesome drumming.
Dave Donato was with the band around 6 months in 1984 and sang a few demo's one being "No Way Out" which had a memorable riff of Iommi's that didn't see the light of day til 1987 on Eternal Idol in which the song changed to "The Shining"
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