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Chas Hodges died from pneumonia

Chas Hodges died from pneumonia

Chas Hodges’ family have clarified that his cause of death was pneumonia. The Chas and Dave star was believed to have died of oesophageal cancer on Saturday morning (22.09.18), however his relatives have since learned that the disease was "under control" before he passed away peacefully and he was in fact battling the inflammatory infection at the time. His family added that the &#... »

Dave Peacock: I’ll miss Chas terribly

Dave Peacock: I’ll miss Chas terribly

Dave Peacock of Chas and Dave misses his late musical partner and close friend Chas Hodges "terribly". The ‘Ain’t No Pleasing You’ singer passed away on Saturday morning (22.09.18) after a battle with oesophageal cancer, aged 74, and Dave admits he’s in a "daze" following his passing. Paying tribute to the "fantastic" musician, he said: "I... »

Tributes flood in for Chas Hodges

Tributes flood in for Chas Hodges

Tributes have flooded in for Chas Hodges, who has died at the age of 74. The ‘Ain’t No Pleasing You’ singer – who is of Chas and Dave fame – passed away on Saturday morning (22.09.18) after a battle with oesophageal cancer and Twitter has been full of stars young and old paying tribute to the legendary singer. Sir Lenny Henry wrote on Twitter: "What a shame. When... »

Chas Hodges dies aged 74

Chas Hodges dies aged 74

Chas Hodges has died at the age of 74. The English musician – of Chas and Dave fame – passed away early Saturday morning (22.09.18) after a battle with oesophageal cancer. A statement posted on their Twitter account reads: "It is with tremendous sadness that we announce the passing of our very own Chas Hodges. Despite receiving successful treatment for oesophageal cancer recently,... »

Chas and Dave to record new album in 2018

Chas and Dave to record new album in 2018

Chas and Dave are going to record a new album now Chas Hodges has got past his cancer battle. The 73-year-old singer was diagnosed with cancer of the esophagus earlier this year and after having an operation to remove the tumour he recently completed his chemotherapy and radiotherapy sessions and made a triumphant return to the stage with his musical partner Dave Peacock at Barclaycard presents Br... »

Chas Hodges makes triumphant return to the stage

Chas Hodges makes triumphant return to the stage

Cancer survivor Chas Hodges made a triumphant return to the stage on Friday night (30.06.17) as Chas and Dave performed at Barclaycard presents British Summertime at Hyde Park. The 73-year-old singer was diagnosed with cancer of the esophagus earlier this year and after having an operation to remove the tumour he recently completed his chemotherapy and radiotherapy sessions. Chas’ illness me... »

Chas and Dave play first gig for six months

Chas and Dave play first gig for six months

Chas and Dave have played together for the first time in six months since singer Chas Hodges was diagnosed with cancer. The 73-year-old musician was diagnosed with cancer of the esophagus earlier this year but after undergoing five weeks of radiotherapy he has been given the green light to gig again and the duo’s first official date is on Friday (30.06.17) at London music festival Barclaycar... »

Chas Hodges fit for British Summer Time Hyde Park

Chas Hodges fit for British Summer Time Hyde Park

Chas and Dave singer Chas Hodges has been given the all-clear from his doctor to perform at British Summer Time Hyde Park following radiotherapy. The legendary duo – completed by Dave Peacock – will perform on June 30 in support of Phil Collins along with The New Power Generation, KC and the Sunshine Band and Cats in Space. The 73-year-old singer was diagnosed with cancer of the oesoph... »

Chas Hodges will be ‘fit’ for British Summer Time Hyde Park

Chas Hodges will be ‘fit’ for British Summer Time Hyde Park

Chas and Dave singer Chas Hodges has been told he will be "fit" in time for their show at British Summer Time Hyde Park in June. The 73-year-old singer was diagnosed with cancer of the oesophagus earlier this year and has been undergoing chemotherapy and he says it’s "definitely working" and his doctor says he should be up to playing the concert supporting Phil Collins on... »

Chas and Dave singer Chas Hodges diagnosed with cancer

Chas and Dave singer Chas Hodges diagnosed with cancer

Chas and Dave singer Chas Hodges has been diagnosed with cancer. The 73-year-old musician – who plays with his musical partner Dave Peacock – discovered he has the disease after undergoing a series of medical tests and will "immediately" begin treatment to battle the illness, a statement released on the duo’s official website revealed. The statement reads: "Chas re... »