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Bobby Womack is Cancer-free

Bobby Womack, who was diagnosed with colon cancer in March, has been given a clean bill of health by doctors following surgery. A statement on Womack’s Facebook page confirmed the news:

“We’re delighted to announce that Bobby Womack has successfully undergone surgery for suspected colon cancer. A tumour was removed last night which turned out to be cancer free. We wish him all the best in his recovery from the operation. Thank you for all your kind messages and support.”

Womack is preparing to release a new album, The Bravest Man In The Universe, on June 12th. Produced by Blur/Gorillaz singer Damon Albarn, the album will be Womack’s first collection of new material in 13 years. You can listen to the first track from the album, “Please Forgive My Heart,” below:

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