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Country music star Toby Keith says he has stomach cancer | Entertainment News

Country music star Toby Keith said he had stomach cancer on Sunday, June 12.

He said in a statement posted on Twitter that he was diagnosed last fall and underwent chemotherapy, radiation therapy and surgery.

“So far, it’s very good,” he wrote. “We need time to breathe, recover and relax.”

Keith said with his family, “I’m looking forward to spending this time.”

“But sooner or later I’ll meet the fans,” he wrote. “i can’t wait.”

According to IMDb, the 60-year-old artist released his debut album “To by Keith” in 1993. It included his first chart topping song “Should’ve Been A Cowboy”. Since then, he has “sold 42 top 10 hits, 32 No. 1 and 40 million albums, and has won over 10 billion streams,” his website said.

According to CMT News, Keith was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2021.

He founded the Toby Keith Foundation in 2006 to help children with cancer, the Foundation’s website says. .. In 2014, the Foundation opened OK Kids Korral. It provides free housing for families of children receiving cancer treatment in Oklahoma City.

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Country music star Toby Keith says he has stomach cancer | Entertainment News

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