Rock Blog: Geoff Nicholls, Once Keyboardist of Black Sabbath, Has Died

January 30, 2017

Geoff Nicholls formerly of Black Sabbath died over the weekend. He was 68 and died after a long battle with lung cancer. 

 

He was the keyboardist for the band in 1979. The first album he played on was Heaven and Hell (1980), and was named an official member of Black Sabbath in 1985.

 

Guitarist Tony Iommi posted his thoughts on Facebook:

 

Ozzy tweeted the following:

 

- Danny V.