Bill Ward

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Birthday
5, 1948
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
5, 1948 (age 70)
Birthplace
England

About

Musician who was one of the founders of the British heavy metal band Black Sabbath.

Before Fame

He was inspired by the big bands of the 1940s, including those of Gene Krupa, Buddy Rich, and Louie Bellson. He started off by playing with a band called The Rest in the 1960s.

Trivia

He provided lead vocals for Black Sabbath's "It's Alright" and "Swinging the Chain."

Family Life

He fathered two sons, Nigel and Aaron, and one daughter, Emily.

Associated With

He has performed with Rob Halford of Judas Priest.