View Full Version : Melissa Etheridge has cancer, cancels tour

Oct 8th, 2004, 05:46 PM
From her website:

Los Angeles, CA – It was announced today that singer, songwriter Melissa Etheridge has been diagnosed with breast cancer. As a result of early detection and progressive treatment her doctor is expecting a speedy and complete recovery. Upon her doctor’s advice Melissa will undergo surgery and the prognosis looks excellent. Due to these circumstances her upcoming tour dates have been cancelled.
Melissa states, “I am fortunate to be under a wonderful doctor’s care and thankful that this was caught early.” “I am looking forward to a quick and full recovery,” she elaborates.

Melissa will be recuperating at home in Los Angeles with her wife and children.

All tickets for her upcoming shows are refundable at point of purchase.


I hope she gets well soon! She is a great performer!

Oct 8th, 2004, 06:39 PM
Come to my window!!!!!!! Crawl inside, wait by the light of the moon! Come to my window - I'll be home soon!!!

Carry on, Melissa!!!! Ya dirty lez! I :hearts: you!

Oct 8th, 2004, 06:45 PM
OMG!get well soon mel!

Oct 8th, 2004, 07:06 PM
just heard about it :sad:
get well soon, Mel!:kiss:

Oct 9th, 2004, 01:41 AM
May the Force be with her!

Oct 9th, 2004, 05:16 PM