Contact Us

Black Sabbath’s Bill Ward hospitalized, but “in good recovery”

Bill Ward
photo by Christopher Wagner

Original Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward has been hospitalized with heart problems. He says he’s “okay and in good recovery” but that he “never experienced this particular type of heart problem before.” His band Day of Errors were also forced to cancel their December US tour. Here’s Bill’s statement:

Hi everyone,

It’s with great, great sadness that I must tell you I have to cancel the Day of Errors tour dates scheduled in December. I wound up in hospital this past weekend with heart problems. I am okay and in good recovery at this time. However, I’ve never experienced this particular type of heart problem before, and due to its nature, I had to make the decision to cancel the dates. I want to send my sincere apologies to everyone who was planning to come out to the shows. I’m so sorry we won’t be making it — I was looking forward to seeing you all and sharing this music with you. I’ll be in touch soon.

All my love,
Bill

Glad to hear Bill is doing okay, and we wish him a full recovery!

Subscribe to Brooklyn Vegan on

Check It Out

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://www.brooklynvegan.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for BrooklynVegan quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!