Boosie Celebrates Being Cancer Free While Paying Tribute To His Late Surgeon
Rapper Boosie Badazz is celebrating a significant milestone in his life. The 40-year-old took to Instagram on Tuesday to share that he is cancer free.
RELATED: Boosie Announces That He Is Officially Cancer-Free After Long Battle—“God Is Great!”
Boosie Took To Social Media To Share The News
On Tuesday, the rapper took to Instagram to share the update with fans.
Boosie shared a photo of himself holding documents against his head as he leaned forward with his eyes closed.
The rapper also shared a caption along with the photo of himself.
“Stayed up all night praying for these results #CANCERFREE GOD GREAT BUT HE TEST YOUR FAITH ALL THE TIME ‼️”
Additionally, Boosie explained why he referenced his faith being tested.
“I WAS READY TO SEE MY CANCER DOCTOR/SURGEON TODAY BUT I WAS TOLD HE PASSED LAST YEAR 🥲…”
The Rapper Paid Tribute To His Late Cancer Surgeon
The rapper recalled the memory of his late cancer doctor and shared his gratitude.
“THANK U DR.WOOD FOR ALWAYS MAKING ME LAUGH WHEN I WAS DOWN U WERE THE BEST…”
Additionally, the rapper also recalled an emotional moment he shared with the surgeon.
“I REMEMBER U RUBBIN MY HEAD WHEN I WAS CRYIN BEFORE SURGERY N YOU ASK ME WHY I WAS CRYING N I TOLD U I WAS THINKING ABOUT ALL THE WRONG IVE DONE N MY LIFE N YOU SAID MR BOOSIE GOD FORGIVES N DONT WORRY IVE DONE MORE SURGERIES THAN YOUVE DONE CONCERTS…”
Boosie concluded his post by acknowledging his hurt over the doctor’s death.
“#Dr.WOOD I’m hurt…”
Social Media Reacts
Instagram users quickly reacted to Boosie’s health update in The Shade Room’s comment section.
One user, @biggsteppakayy2x, shared they didn’t know the rapper had an ongoing battle with cancer.
“damnnn he be making all dese jokes i didn’t even know he ever had cancer”
While another user, @dymeriley_2u, also commented on the rapper’s humor.
“Some ppl who joke the most are going through so much pain behind the smiles. Laughter becomes therapy. Bless his heart 💙”
A third user, @so_above_it, also paid homage to Boosie’s late surgeon.
“Doctors and Nurses matter man ❤️ far beyond healing the body or even the mind you can heal a person spirit ❤️🩹 . RIP Dr Wood . And so happy for Boosie 🙌”
Boosie's Previous Health Battles & Updates
As The Shade Room previously reported, the rapper also made a similar announcement in 2021.
“IM CANCER FREE. #tearofjoy Thanks to everybody said a prayer for me #GODISGREAT.”
In 2015, the rapper revealed that he was diagnosed with kidney cancer.
“I got an MRI, motherf**ker came back like, ‘We found something on your kidney. You got cancer.’ And that’s when they told me. That was the first time I found out I had it.”
At the time, The Shade Room also reported that the rapper had been previously diagnosed with diabetes.