Does Steve Perry have skin cancer?

Onetime Journey frontman Steve Perry has revealed that he recently was diagnosed with melanoma skin cancer, and that he has undergone two surgeries to remove the cancer cells.

Where was Steve Perry’s melanoma?

The 64-year-old has a large scar on the right side of his cheek after undergoing two medical procedures in May. Perry wrote on his website, “Three weeks ago a routine mole was taken off my face and the lab report came back melanoma skin cancer.

Did Steve Perry have surgery?

Health and interests. Perry underwent successful hip replacement surgery in 1998. In May 2013, Perry had a mole removed that turned out to be melanoma. He had two surgeries to remove the cancer cells and was told the surgeries were successful, requiring no further treatment.

What happened to Steve Perry the lead singer of Journey?

According to iHeartRadio, Steve left Journey in 1987 and pursued a solo career. Though he never reached commercial success as an individual artist. In the mid-90s, Steve reunited with bandmates and prepped for an upcoming tour.

Why does Steve Perry have a scar on his face?

The scar on Perry’s cheek is from recent surgeries to remove skin cancer. “It was so great seeing Martha,” he writes. “I was a bit emotionally lost that day and seeing Martha got me grounded again. There’s so much more to this story than you know and soon you will know more about it.”

Are Steve Perry and Joe Perry related?

And it may be quite an old rock tale, but Joe Perry and Steve Perry aren’t brothers. Joe Perry, guitarist for Aerosmith, was born in Lawrence, Mass., while former Journey vocalist Steve Perry is from Hanford, Calif.

Where is Steve Perry these days?

Steve Perry has kept a low public profile ever since he shared a lockdown rendition of the 1963 Beach Boys classic “In My Room” in April, but he tells Rolling Stone that since that time, he’s been busy creating new music. “I have a studio and I’m always writing and always recording stuff,” he says.

What kind of surgery did Steve Perry have?

No need to stop believin’ that Steve Perry will be just fine. The former Journey frontman has revealed that he recently underwent surgery for melanoma. “Three weeks ago a routine mole was taken off my face and the lab report came back Melanoma skin cancer,” Perry wrote June 6 on his blog.

Is Steve Perry still friends with Journey?

After waffling for more than a decade on the idea of quitting Journey, Perry left the band for good in the late-’90s and has maintained little contact with the band ever since.

Does Joe Perry and Steven Tyler get along?

Aerosmith lead guitarist Joe Perry opened up about his current relationship with his bandmate and lead singer Stephen Tyler during a recent interview with Ultimate Classic Rock. Apparently, the two band members are now closer than ever and Perry considers Tyler, with whom he was once at loggerheads, as his brother.