30 September (WNN) — Blink-182 Singer and composer Mark Hoppus says he is cancer free.
Hoppus, 49, shared the news on Instagram on Wednesday after being diagnosed with stage 4 lymphoma earlier this year.
“Just saw my oncologist and I’m cancer free!!” Hoppus wrote. “Thank you to God and the universe and friends and family and everyone who sent support and kindness and love.”
“Still have to get scans every six months and it will take until the end of the year for me to be back to normal but today is an amazing day and I feel so blessed. Can I get a W in chat?” he said.
Singer John Mayer, actor and comedian Adam Devine, and musical duo Dan + Shay celebrated with Hoppus in the comments.
“Just the best,” Meyer wrote.
“Ohhhhhh!!!Yeah!!!Thank God! Congratulations mate! Best feeling in the world. Enjoy it!!!!” Divine added.
“Amazing news! Congratulations man!” Dan + Shay said.
Hoppus went public with his cancer diagnosis in June, saying he had been undergoing chemotherapy for three months.
The star tweeted at the time, “I have cancer. It sucks and I’m scared, plus I’ve been blessed with incredible doctors and family and friends to overcome it.”
He said, “I still have months of treatment, but I’m trying to stay optimistic and positive. Can’t wait to be cancer free and see you all at a concert in the near future. To you all Love.”
Hooper said during a Twitch stream in July that he was diagnosed with stage 4 diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.
Hopper is best known as a member of the rock band Blink-182. The group released the album nine in 2019 and two singles, “Not Another Christmas Song” and “Quarantine” in 2020.