U.S. singer Anastacia, who has popularity in Europe and Australia, had to cancel her tour scheduled for April 6 because her breast cancer has come back for the second time. Her tour was to take place in Europe beginning in London. Anastacia, whose full name is Anastacia Lyn Newkirk, successfully battled cancer in 2003 and has since been in remission. Anastacia is 44 years old.
Anastacia hopes to make a full recovery with the support of her family, friends, and fans. Although she laments the fact that she has to let her fans down, she will continue to write and record her next album and hope to reschedule her tour soon.
Anastacia refers to her fans as her "Fanily". You can find her on her website at www.AnastaciaFanily.com .
Anastacia is an inspiring icon in the U.S. and overseas for her positive attitude and “fighter” mentality. Have you experienced a long remission only to have your cancer come back? How have you stayed strong in your fight?