Matt Cardle thanks fans after checking into rehab

British pop star Matt Cardle has thanked fans for their messages of support after he checked into rehab over the holidays. The singer, who won Britain’s The X Factor in 2010, checked into London clinic The Priory on Sunday (29Dec13), with reports suggesting he is seeking professional help for a prescription drug problem.
Cardle has now reached out to fans and revealed he wants to recover in time for his upcoming tour in April (14).
In a handwritten note, which was published in a picture posted on his page, he explains, “I want to thank my fans for all your lovely messages of support… I’m getting myself better… I want to be ready to give it 110 per cent on tour… I love you all and will see you on the other side. Happy new year!”