Charles Bradley Has Been Diagnosed With Stomach Cancer, Cancels Upcoming Tour

“I will fight through this like I’ve fought through the many other obstacles in my life.”

October 04, 2016
Charles Bradley Has Been Diagnosed With Stomach Cancer, Cancels Upcoming Tour Michael Loccisano / Getty Images

Charles Bradley has been touring in support his recent Changes album for the majority of the year. On Tuesday, the seminal soul singer shared some unfortunate news: the 67-year-old will be cancelling his upcoming tour dates after doctors discovered a cancerous tumor in his stomach.

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"Thank you all for understanding," Bradley wrote in a statement along with the announcement. "Music is how I share my love with the world, and the love that my fans have given back brings me so much joy. I look forward to seeing your gorgeous faces soon, and to continue to share my love through music." Read Charles Bradley's full statement below.

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Charles Bradley Has Been Diagnosed With Stomach Cancer, Cancels Upcoming Tour