Puerto Rican Singer Cheo Feliciano Confirms Cancer Diagnosis

Feliciano’s team decided to release an official statement after reports flew around about his condition without his permission, according to Fox News Latino.

The singer did not forget about those who admire him for his music.

“To all the fans around the world who have poured themselves into calls and kindnesses, and to my brother music colleagues who have provided their support to me in this phase of my life, thanks for so much love and keep praying for my quick recovery,” he concluded.

Feliciano joins a list of other Latino celebs who have also fought illnesses - most recently former Menudo member Robi Draco Rosa. For the full list of Latino celebs who have beat cancer, click here.

We're wishing Feliciano the best!