God Is Dead? Was the first and only single released from Black Sabbath's This is in no way a traditional three minute single off of your typical album. It is a. Black Sabbath are giving fans a taste of their new album, 13, by making first single “God Is Dead?” available for immediate download today with. "God Is Dead?" is a song by heavy metal band Black Sabbath featured on the album It is the first single from the album, and the first with Ozzy Osbourne since. "God Is Dead?", a brand new single from BLACK SABBATH, will be made available digitally on April This marks BLACK SABBATH's return to Vertigo, their original label, and the group's first studio album together since 's "Never Say Die!" The drum tracks on the album were laid. Friedrich Nietzsche declared that God is dead -- but Black Sabbath isn't so sure. That's the tact, at least, on "God is Dead?," the first release. The Godfathers of Metal trudge through the first single off their forthcoming album . Ozzy Osbourne and company take the Nietzschean route on. God is Dead is a widely quoted statement by German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche. .. Decher emphasizes the importance of the fact that Mainländer reinterpreted Schopenhauer's metaphysical and single will to a multiplicity of wills (always.