TONY IOMMI Remembers LEMMY - “Sex, Drugs And Rock N’ Roll… He Really Lived That Life, And He Loved It”; Video

Motörhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister passed away on December 28th at the age of 70 following a brief battle with an aggressive cancer. Speaking with BBC Midlands Today about Lemmy’s passing Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi discusses how he remembers the legend:

“I think Lemmy is the epitome of rock and roll, you know. He’s always lived a wild lifestyle. It’s the whole thing – sex, drugs and rock n’ roll, and he really lived that life, and he loved it.”

Hear more from Tony in the videos below:

Black Sabbath  guitarist Tony Iommi pays tribute to his friend Lemmy Kilmister Motörhead! who died today, after being diagnosed with cancer on Boxing Day – Tony heard the news when his bandmate Ozzy Osbourne called him first thing this morning from America.

Posted by BBC Midlands Today on Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Here’s the second part of Joanne Writtle’s interview with Tony Iommi talking about his friend Lemmy Kilmister Motörhead  who died two days after being diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer

Posted by BBC Midlands Today on Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Iommi’s bandmates, past and present, have issued the following messages in tribute:

Ozzy Osbourne – “Lost one of my best friends, Lemmy, today. He will be sadly missed. He was a warrior and a legend. I will see you on the other side.”

Geezer Butler – “Very sad to hear of Lemmy’s passing. We’ve lost a true, true legend. RIP.”

Bill Ward – “Lemmy, RIP – so sorry you’re gone. I stand with the countless souls who will miss you, and who love you very much.”