Shocking news !!! Country music superstar Toby Keith has announced he has been battling stomach cancer since late last year 

Toby said. "I am looking forward to spending time with my family. But I will see the fans sooner than later. I can't wait. -T"

He released his latest album "Peso in my Pocket" last year after taking time out from touring due to the Covid pandemi

"Toby is a singer, songwriter, musician, and humanitarian who has completed 11 USO Tours to date. He has 32 #1 singles," the National Endowment for the Arts said in a January 2021 release.

Keith born in Oklahoma released his debut album in  1993 and is known for hits including "red Solo Cup" and "I Wanna Talk About Me"

His 2002 song "Courtsy of the Red, White and Blue Released in aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, made him a Household name.

In 2021 President Donal trupm awarded Keith the National Medal of Arts, 

Keith has performed hundreds of shows for US service Members abroad including Afghanistan and Iraq as well as at events for Presidents Donald Trump, Barack Obama and George W. Bush.