One of the last known studio recordings by late vocalist Ronnie James Dio
has been unearthed.
was slated to appear on a follow-up to Dio
album, released in 2000. The track was reportedly recorded before Dio
's stomach cancer had been diagnosed.
was originally intended to be the first part of a trilogy of concept albums. Shortly before starting his (final) run of dates with Heaven And Hell
announced that he planned to start working on new Magica
material after the tour's end.
to listen to Elektra
And click here
to see what may have been Ronnie
's last ever interview.
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