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Percy Sledge suffering from liver cancer - report

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Feb 16, 2014 | 5:59am EST

Singer Percy Sledge has pulled out of a U.K. tour after he was reportedly diagnosed with liver cancer. The When A Man Loves A Woman singer, 73, was due to perform as part of producer David Gest's Legends of Soul tour, but was hospitalised before a concert in Stockport, England. According to Britain's The Sun newspaper, Gest told the audience, "Percy won't be with us tonight, I'm afraid. He's in hospital with liver cancer. I know we are all going to pray for him."

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