Tony was born on the 19th of February 1948 in Birmingham, England. When he was a young teenager he started out playing the drums and then decided to change over to the guitar. Tony would become a master with the instrument and among other things be recognized as the one some say came up with the heavy metal guitar sound. Tony would showcase is guitar in a large way when he team up with three other rockers from Birmingham and formed Black Sabbath.

Black Sabbath via YouTube