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Ozzy Osbourne and Uriah Heep drummer Lee Kerslake dies

Ozzy Osbourne and Uriah Heep drummer Lee Kerslake dies

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Lee Kerslake, who was the drummer for rock band Uriah Heep and also played on two Ozzy Osbourne albums, has died aged 73 after a battle with prostate cancer.Former Uriah Heep keyboardist Ken Hensley announced his death through a message shared with fans on Facebook. Osbourne was among those who also paid tribute, saying: "It's been 39 years since I've seen Lee but he lives for ever on the records he played on for me, Blizzard of Ozz and Diary of a Madman. Lee Kerslake RIP." Uriah Heep member Mick Box wrote: "Lee was one of the kindest men on earth, as well as being a brother he was an incredible drummer, singer and song writer!"He had a passion for life bar none and was much loved by the fans, as well as anyone who crossed his path! Rock in peace my friend." ...