VINYL RELEASE DATE: 1/22/2016
ALBUM RELEASE DATE: 7/21/1971
VARIANT: 180 Gram Black Vinyl 2LP
Digitally remastered and expanded Deluxe Edition of this album from the greatest metal band of all time. The deluxe edition includes the 2012 remaster of the original album along with a second disc of outtakes that are previously unreleased in North America. Master of Reality is the third studio album by Ozzy and the boys. Released in July 1971, it is widely regarded as the foundation of doom, stoner and sludge metal. It was certified double platinum after having sold over 2 million copies. Master Of Reality was Black Sabbath's first and only Top 10 album in the US until 13 forty-two years later.