Geoff Nicholls, Black Sabbath Keyboardist, Dies at 68
Geoff Nicholls, Black Sabbath’s longtime keyboardist, died Saturday (Jan. 28) following a battle with lunch cancer. He was 68.
Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi confirmed the news on Facebook.
"I'm so saddened to hear the loss of one of my dearest and closest friends Geoff Nicholls," Iommi wrote on Facebook Saturday. "Geoff and I have always been very close and he has been a real true friend to me and supported me all the way for nearly 40 years. I will miss him dearly and he will live in my heart until we meet again. Rest in peace my dear friend."