Ozzy Osbourne. Screenshot courtesy of Affliction Entertainment.
Legendary heavy metal rocker Ozzy Osbourne will peform live at Affliction Entertainment’s “Day of Reckoning” event, which will take place on October 11th at the Thomas & Mack Center on the campus of UNLV.
The popular California-based clothing company turned mixed martial arts promotion announced Osbourne’s appearance in a press release sent out to the media this evening. Megadeth was the music act that performed at Affliction’s “Banned” event on July 19th.
“To bring the ‘Godfather of Heavy Metal’ to our event is a dream come true,” Affliction VP Tom Atencio said in the press release. “An incredible fight card combined with Ozzy’s live performance…our fight in Las Vegas will be an unforgettable event.”
With a career spanning for more than 37 years, Ozbourne has entertained in front of millions worldwide. The Grammy Award-winning rocker has released more than 20 solo albums. In 2002, Ozzy and his family gained national appeal with their record-breaking reality show “The Osbournes” on MTV.
“Every performance needs a little blood,” Osbourne said. “I look forward to seeing the fighters get roughed up a bit. Performing in Las Vegas is always a good time.”