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Helen Maidiotis started an online petition 8 years ago calling for Ozzy Osbourne to be knighted.Helen has gained 1000’s of signatures over the year’s from all over the world to get Ozzy knighted .The petition is addressed to the UK’s Department of Culture, Media and Sport, with a statement on the site reading:
“For five decades Mr Osbourne has entertained the world with his music. “He has worked tirelessly in bringing us the very best in entertainment from the days as the original front man for Black Sabbath in 1968, until the present day with his endless stamina, drive and commitment in the music business.”It goes on to say: “He has won countless awards and accolades. He was the first to receive a star on the Birmingham Walk Of Stars – he was also honoured with a star along Hollywood Walk Of Fame. “He had been asked by Buckingham Palace to play for them on two occasions: The Queen’s Golden Jubilee and at The Royal Variety Performance. His name is synonymous in the entertainment industry from the very young to the older generation.”
Helen need’s the metal community to help her support this petition and get the prince of darkness knighted by the Queen. Keep your eyes and ear’s peeled as we will be interviewing Helen in the next week. As part of the celebration of 50 year’s of metal the station are in full support of the petition being proudly from the Home Of Metal!