Charles Bradley has been consistently touring in support of his new album Changes, which he released earlier this year. But that has been halted, indefinitely, thanks to some horrible news.

There was a cancerous tumor found in Bradley's stomach, so he's decided to cancel the remainder of his tour. "I'm getting the best medical care and we are all extremely optimistic. I will fight through this like I've fought through the many other obstacles in my life," he said. Our thoughts go out to him. Read his full statement below.