Ozzy Osbourn Hospitalized Due To Flu

Ozzy Osbourne has been hospitalized as he recovers from the flu.

Ozzy’s wife and manager Sharon posted news on Wednesday, writing on Twitter: “As some of you may have heard, Ozzy was admitted to hospital following some complications from the flu. His doctors feel this is the best way to get him on a quicker road to recovery. Thanks to everyone for their concern and love.”

According to The BlastOzzy checked into Keck Hospital of USC on Monday. Sharon and the couple’s son Jack showed up at the hospital with security in tow. Sharon later left and returned a short time later with a suitcase and a blanket — a sure sign she planned to stay by Ozzy‘s side.

Ozzy‘s final world tour of this size resumes on Sunday, March 9 in Australia. Shows will follow in New Zealand and Japan before a two-month North American leg which includes Ozzy at Rocklahoma in Prior, Oklahoma on Memorial Day Weekend.