Bobby Womack released from hospital | News

A few days ago, Soul legend Bobby Womack was admitted to hospital struggling with a serious bout of pneumonia and was reported to be in the first stage of colon cancer.

Well some good news has come in as 68 year old Womack was released from hospital yesterday and released a statement via his Facebook page regarding his health:

“Because of stories circulating regarding the health of soul icon Bobby Womack, we felt it necessary to set the record straight. We’re pleased to let everyone know that Bobby was released from hospital yesterday afternoon following a successful recovery from pneumonia. Bobby has cancer and is scheduled to undergo surgery later this month. Bobby stated, ‘My family, friends and I are looking forward to a successful surgery and speedy recovery. I want to thank all of my fans for their prayers, love and well wishes. I look forward to seeing all of you on the road in support of my new release.”

Bobby Womack’s album The Bravest Man In The Universe is set to be released via XL Recordings in June and the SoulCulture team wish him all the best with his health.