Country music star Toby Keith announced on Sunday that he has been fighting cancer for several months.
Keith shared the medical news in a Twitter post that revealed his battle.
“Last fall I was diagnosed with stomach cancer. I’ve spent the last 6 months receiving chemo, radiation and surgery,” Keith shared.
“So far, so good. I need time to breathe, recover and relax,” he added. “I am looking forward to spending this time with my family. But I will see the fans sooner than later. I can’t wait.”
— Toby Keith (@tobykeith) June 12, 2022
Many fans and supporters were quick to express support for Keith following his announcement.
“Sending love and support,” the Academy of Country Music replied.
“Wishing you much strength and healing my friend!” ESPN anchor Hannah Storm shared.