Award-winning singer B.J. Thomas announced he has stage four lung cancer.
Thomas is receiving care at a health facility in Texas and said he’s hopeful for a complete recovery.
“I just wanted to take this unique opportunity to share my gratitude to Gloria, my wonderful wife and my rock for over 53 years, my family, friends, and fans. I’m so blessed to have had the opportunity to record and perform beautiful songs in pop, country, and gospel music, and to share those wonderful songs and memories around the world with millions of you. I ask all of you for your prayers during this time and that my music can live on with you,” said Thomas.
Thomas hopes to continue to interact with fans and colleagues.
He is a five-time Grammy award winner and Grammy Hall of Fame inductee. Some of his most popular hits include “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head” and “Hooked On A Feeling.”