In a statement posted on his verified Twitter
과 인스 타 그램 accounts Sunday
, Keith said he was diagnosed with cancer last fall
“그것은 일종의 내 초능력이었습니다 6 months receiving chemo, 방사선과 수술. 지금까지, so good. I need time to breathe, recover and relax,” 성명서는 말한다. “I am looking forward to spending time with my family. But I will see the fans sooner than later. I can’t wait. -티”
에 따르면 his official website
, Keith is due to play the Ribfest in Illinois on June
He released his latest album
— “Peso in my pocket
” — last year after taking time out from touring due to the Covid pandemic
, the site says.
에 2021, 그때-President Donald Trump awarded Keith the National Medal of Arts
, which the National Endowment for the Arts describes as
“the highest award given to artists and arts patrons by the United States government.
“Toby Keith is a singer
, 작곡가, 음악가, and humanitarian who has completed
11 USO Tours to date
. 그는 가지고있다 32 #1 singles
,” the National Endowment for the Arts said in a January 2021 해제.
키스, born in Oklahoma, released his debut album in 1993 and is known for hits including
“Red Solo Cup
” 과 “I Wanna Talk About Me.
” 그의 2002 노래 “Courtesy of the Red
, White and Blue
(The Angry American
),” released in the aftermath of the
9/11 공격, made him a household name
Keith has performed hundreds of shows for US service members abroad, including in Afghanistan and Iraq
, as well as at events for Presidents Donald Trump
, Barack Obama and George W