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Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus gives thanks to those who helped him beat cancer

Mark Hoppus of blink-182, had a rough year. He spent months dealing with stage four diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, a common subtype of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma that also once affected his mother. (She beat it.) Mark is now cancer-free but still needs to get scanned every six months.

Yesterday, American Thanksgiving, Mark paused to give thanks for his recovering.

And his hair is coming back!

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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