The Tragically Hip’s Gord Downie has terminal brain cancer.
The band posted a message on its website this morning announcing their frontman has been dealing privately with the diagnosis since December and they want one more tour.
“So after 30-some years together as The Tragically Hip, thousands of shows, and hundreds of tours… We’ve decided to do another one.”
Read the band’s full message HERE.
Gord Downie’s oncologist will make a statement today, but the band will not be present at the news conference.
The Hip’s new album is due out next month. READ MORE HERE.