Great news from Bobby Womack reach us today. According to Womack's Facebook page, the renowned artist is now cancer-free following surgery to remove a tumor.
"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."
Bobby Womack's The Bravest Man in the Universe, his first album in 13 years which was co-produced by Damon Albarn and Richard Russell, hits shelves on June 12 in the U.S. via XL Recordings and one day earlier in the UK.