Wilson Faces Cancer Fight

British music mogul ANTHONY WILSON has been diagnosed with cancer. The 56-year-old, who launched the careers of HAPPY MONDAYS and NEW ORDER, was rushed to hospital earlier last month (14JAN07) to undergo life-saving surgery to remove a kidney. The cancer was spotted in a return visit to his doctors when - two minutes into a check-up - worried medical staff identified there was something "seriously wrong" with his right lung. A scan then revealed his right kidney was "completely consumed" by cancer. Wilson will now begin an intensive chemotherapy course at Manchester's Christie Hospital.


Tags: Happy Mondays - New Order


More Happy Mondays

Sony Music Announce 'BBC Top Gear Driving Anthems' Released November 18th 2013

Sony Music & BBC Worldwide have announced the release of 'Top Gear Driving Anthems', a triple CD album boasting 50 full throttle tracks of rock...

'The World's End' Soundtrack Is A Glorious Tribute To The 1990s

The World's End - the third and final instalment of Edgar Wright's 'Cornetto' comedy trilogy starring Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and Paddy Considine - hits...

Happy Monday's Playground Superstar Video Streams Video

Contactmusic.com are able to offer you streams for the brand new video by the Happy Mondays. With the success of the fantastic Gorillaz track 'Dare'...



Happy Mondays Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Happy Mondays

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All