LONDON, UK (CelebrityAccess) – Ozzy Osbourne was the big winner at this year’s 16th annual Metal Hammer Golden God Awards last night (June 11).
The ceremony, which took place at Indigo at The O2, London was hosted by Hatebreed frontman Jamey Jasta and featured performances by Parkway Drive, Carpenter Brut, Baroness, Myrkur and Meshuggah.
Osbourne, who took home the event’s top honor, The Golden God Award, said: “What an immense honor it is to be getting a second Golden God Award after Sabbath picked one up last year. The fans who have supported me and this music mean everything to me, which is why getting this award is so special.”
Other winners included Judas Priest, who were awarded Best British Band, Japanese act Lovebites, who won Best New Band, and Code Orange, who took home this year’s Breakthrough award.
Check out the full list of winners below:
Best New Band sponsored by Röad Crew – Lovebites
Best Underground Band sponsored by Relapse Records – Wolves In The Throne Room
Best British Band sponsored by Nuclear Blast – Judas Priest
Best Live Band sponsored by Monster Energy – Lacuna Coil
Best International Band – Arch Enemy
Best Independent Label – Sumerian Records
Best Event sponsored by Spinefarm Records – Download Festival
Breakthrough sponsored by Sumerian Records – Code Orange
Riff Lord sponsored by Chapman Guitars – Wes Borland
Global Metal sponsored by Century Media – Kaoteon
Inspiration sponsored by uDiscover – Meshuggah
Best Album sponsored by Roadrunner Records – Myrkur Mareridt
Spirit Of Hammer sponsored by Sliptrick Records – Jessica Pimentel
Icon sponsored by Zippo Encore – Maynard James Keenan
Golden God sponsored by LouderSound.com – Ozzy Osbourne