The former Lawyer to the rap star elite, turned podcaster Combat Jack, host of The Combat Jack Show recently revealed he was battling colon cancer.
Born Reggie Osse the podcast personality made the announcement on Monday (Oct. 23) to explain why he was absent from his show for the first time since its start.
“In [seven] years of podcasting, I’ve never missed an episode,” Ossé explained in a statement posted on Twitter. “I got hit with some real life sh*t. I was recently diagnosed with Colon Cancer.”
Combat was rushed to the hospital where he underwent some serious surgery, and he plans to undergo more as he assures his fans he’s not going anywhere anytime soon.
“Your boy ain’t going nowhere though,” the 48-year-old host assured fans. “We’re gonna keep doing this. Keep rocking with us.”
For those unfamiliar with the #1 podcast, Combat has interviewed the likes of Russell Simmons, Redman, Jeezy, Joe Budden, Common, Scarface, RZA, Angela Rye, Ice Cube, Jemele Hill, Michael Eric Dyson, and tons more.
We wish Combat Jack a speedy recovery, check out his latest podcast below.