The singer says he learned of his illness after his heart surgery last May.
In an interview teaser on TV Patrol today, July 6, Gary Valenciano revealed he has kidney cancer. The singer said his heart surgery last May led to the discovery of his other illness. Angeli Pangilinan, Gary’s wife also shared that he is strong and has a strong faith in the Lord.
“Alam ko na hindi siya pababayaan ng Panginoon,” she said.
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Although devastated then, Mr. Pure Energy sent out a positive tweet after the airing of the interview, saying he is okay and for fans not to worry about his condition.
Followers and friends on Twitter were quick to send out their well wishes and prayers for the singer.
Gary V’s full interview with Korina Sanchez will air this July 8 Sunday on Rated K.