Stevie Wonder at a concert in London on Saturday, announced that he will be taking a break from music to undergo a kidney transplant surgery.
According to the legendary singer-songwriter, the kidney transplant surgery will be taking place in September 2019, and he already has a donor.
“So what’s gonna happen is this, I’m going to have surgery, I’m going to have a kidney transplant in September of this year. I’m all good, I’m all good, I’m all good. I have a donor, it’s all good,” Wonder said.
“I want you to know I came here to give you my love and to thank you for your love. You ain’t gotta hear no rumors about nothing, I told you what’s up. I’m good. Alright?”
The moment, this evening at Hyde Park, Stevie Wonder told us why he would be taking a break from performing…. pic.twitter.com/pwfjnczGKx
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This is coming after The Detroit Free Press reported on Wednesday, that the singer has been battling “a serious but manageable health issue” and has been touring overseas with a medical team.