Ozzy Osbourne will kick off the 2022 NFL season with the Los Angeles Rams halftime show

Ozzy Osbourne performs during the closing ceremony of the Commonwealth Games

Ozzy Osbourne performs during the closing ceremony of the Commonwealth Games

Ozzy Osbourne is preparing for his first show in the USA in two years!

To kick off the 2022 NFL season, the “Crazy Train” rock legend will serve as the halftime performer for the Sept. 8 game between the Los Angeles Rams and Buffalo Bills at SoFi Stadium, the football organization. announced via social media on Monday.

NBC and the Peacock will both air the halftime set, which will mark Osbourne’s first stateside appearance since the 73-year-old Black Sabbath musician took the stage with Post Malone and Travis Scott to perform the their collaboration “Take What You Want” at the American 2019. Music Awards.

He recently returned to the stage for the first time since undergoing the procedure in June for a performance of “Iron Man” and “Paranoid” at the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games in England.

Osbourne’s upcoming halftime show will drop hours before the September 9 release of his thirteenth solo studio album, Patient number 9. The 13-track set will include collaborations with Jeff Beck, Zakk Wylde, Eric Clapton, Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready, Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith, Metallica’s Robert Trujillo, Guns N’ Roses’ Duff McKagan, Jane’s Addiction and Chaney’s Chris. Taylor Hawkins of the Foo Fighters.

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Jack Osborne

Jack Osborne

Kevin Mazur/WireImage The Osbournes

Earlier this week, The Godfather of Metal and his wife, Sharon, announced their return to television with an upcoming 10-part reality series titled Home to Roost. The show, which will air on BBC One and iPlayer, will chronicle the Osbournes’ journey back to Britain, along with daughter Kelly and son Jack’s efforts to support them.

The new show will follow the famous foursome, whose MTV fly-on-the-wall reality show The Osbournes ran from 2002 to 2005, with new drama and hijinks. (Older daughter Aimee declined to appear in the original series, but made occasional cameos.)

Producers aim to capture everything from the family’s actual move into the house to Sharon’s upcoming 70th birthday milestone and Kelly’s soon-to-be-debuted first child.

The series announcement came just days after Ozzy and Sharon said so The Observer that they were returning to England, mainly because of the turbulent political environment in the US and the all-too-common gun violence, according to the newspaper.

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LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 30: Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne attend the Pride Of Britain Awards at Grosvenor House on October 30, 2017 in London, England.  (Photo by Mike Marsland/Mike Marsland/WireImage)

LONDON, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 30: Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne attend the Pride Of Britain Awards at Grosvenor House on October 30, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Marsland/Mike Marsland/WireImage)

Mike Marsland/WireImage Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne

“Everything is ridiculous over there. I’m sick of people getting killed every day,” Ozzy said The Observer. “God knows how many people have been shot in school shootings. And there was that mass shooting in Vegas at that concert… It’s crazy.”

“And I don’t want to die in America. I don’t want to be buried in Forest Lawn,” Ozzy added, noting the famous cemetery in Los Angeles. “I’m English. I want to go back. But saying that, if my wife said we should go and live in Timbuktu, I’ll go.”

“But no, it’s just time to go home,” clarified the former Black Sabbath singer.

While Ozzy has dealt with many health issues in recent years — he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 2003 and underwent “major surgery” in June, among other health concerns — Sharon said The Observer that the planned move back to England has nothing to do with her husband’s health.

OZZY OSBOURNE

OZZY OSBOURNE

Daniel Knighton/Getty Ozzy Osbourne

“I knew people would think that. They’re not. It’s just time,” he said. “America has changed so drastically. It’s not the United States of America at all. Nothing is united about it. It’s a very strange place to live in right now.”

Talking to you The independent for a recent interview, Osbourne said he hopes to get well enough to start touring again.

“I have made a promise,” he told the report. “I’ll do everything physically possible until the summer of next year. If by then I can’t, then I can’t, but I’ll have given my best. I’m pretty sure.”

Osbourne continued, “I’m going to go back on stage if it kills me, because if I can’t do it, that’s what’s going to happen anyway, I’m going to die. I love seeing them in public.”

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