“This sucks and I’m scared” – National – .

“This sucks and I’m scared” – National – .

Blink-182 bassist and co-singer Mark Hoppus confirmed on Wednesday that he was diagnosed with cancer.

Hoppus, 49, first made the announcement via Instagram Stories, sharing a photo of himself in a hospital undergoing chemotherapy.

“Yes, hello,” he wrote. “Cancer treatment, please. “

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He then released a statement via social media confirming his battle with cancer.

“In the past three months, I have had chemotherapy for cancer. I have cancer. It sucks and I’m scared, and at the same time I’m lucky to have amazing doctors, family and friends to help me get through this, ”he wrote.

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“I still have months of treatment ahead of me but I’m trying to stay hopeful and positive,” Hoppus continued.

“I can’t wait to be cancer free and see you all at a concert in the near future, hopefully,” he concluded. “Love to you all. “

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Hoppus blink-182 group partner Travis Barker said IS! New of the diagnosis: “Mark is my brother and I love and support him. I will be with him every step of the way on and off stage and can’t wait for us to play together again soon.

Carson Daly, who first met Hoppus during his TRL days, also posted:

It is not known what type of cancer Hoppus has.

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