‘The Band’ lead and backing vocalist Levon Helm is in ‘Final Stages’ Of Cancer Battle. His fans are asked to pray for him as he is fighting for his life “final stages” of his cancer battle. According to a post on his website, Helm is close to death.
The note reads,
”Levon is in the final stages of his battle with cancer. Please send your prayers and love to him as he makes his way through this part of his journey.
“Thank you fans and music lovers who have made his life so filled with joy and celebration… He has loved nothing more than to play, to fill the room up with music, lay down the back beat, and make the people dance! He did it every time he took the stage.”
A former band member Robbie Robertson has sent “love and prayers” to him.