John Farnham’s household says the music legend is “progressing effectively” and docs are happy along with his restoration after present process surgical procedure for mouth most cancers.
He was rushed right into a marathon surgical procedure that ran from 8am-7.30pm, that the singer recovered effectively from.
In an announcement launched at present, the Farnham household revealed docs are happy with the 73-year-old’s progress.
“John’s restoration from final month’s surgical procedure for mouth most cancers is progressing effectively,” an announcement mentioned.
“His medical staff are very happy along with his progress over the previous month.
“He was moved from ICU and right into a basic ward a few weeks in the past. That in itself was terrific progress.”
The household went on to disclose Farnham was this week transferred right into a rehabilitation facility.
“Every of those steps means issues are transferring in the fitting path and for that we’re enormously grateful,” they mentioned, earlier than thanking the medical professionals concerned with the singer’s care.
“Our household is so very grateful to all of the exceptional groups of Victorian medical professionals who’ve taken such excellent care of John.
“These outcomes are a credit score to their dedication, abilities and compassion.”
Farnham has been a mainstay of Australian leisure since he was billed as teen idol “Johnny Farnham” within the late 1960s.
The 73-year-old’s 1986 album Whispering Jack, that includes the one You are The Voice, stays the second-highest promoting album in Australia, behind solely Meat Loaf’s Bat Out Of Hell (1977).
He has acquired 19 ARIA awards, and was named an Officer of the Order of Australia in 1996, and Australian of the Yr in 1987.