Jo Dee Messina has been diagnosed with cancer, the country star announced on Wednesday. The “Bye-Bye” singer plans to “begin cancer treatment this fall,” forcing her to cancel her concerts after Oct. 7, according to a statement on her website. The post suggests that four upcoming dates — including her next show, scheduled for Sept. 12 at the Washington County Fair in Abingdon, Virginia — will go on as planned. Though Messina, 47, does not yet have a specific treatment plan, she is “working closely with a team to explore all options.” Read more here.
And take a look at the lyric video for her new tune, “Here.”