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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... »

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 announce first album in over 30 years

Chas and Dave announce first album in over 30 years

Chas & Dave have announced their first album in over 30 years. The ‘Rabbit’ rock ‘n’ roll legends will release ‘A Little Bit of Us’ on April 20 and it will feature a song addressing Chas Hodges’ battle with cancer. The 74-year-old singer – who was diagnosed with oesophagus cancer last year – overcame the disease, and wrote the track ‘... »

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 Hodges invites cancer medics to comeback gig

Chas Hodges invites cancer medics to comeback gig

Chas Hodges has invited the doctors who saved his life to see Chas and Dave’s comeback gig. The 73-year-old musician was diagnosed with cancer of the esophagus earlier this year but after undergoing nine weeks of chemotherapy and five weeks of radiotherapy he has been given the green light to return to the stage alongside his bandmate Dave Peacock. And as a nod of thanks to the medics that h... »

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 and Dave singer Chas Hodges vows to beat cancer

Chas and Dave singer Chas Hodges vows to beat cancer

Chas and Dave singer Chas Hodges has vowed to beat cancer. The 73-year-old star, who was diagnosed with cancer of the oesophagus, is determined to battle the disease and has called it an "unwelcome visitor" that won’t be around for "long". He said: "At the minute, I feel fantastic. The good news is that it’s been caught early, it hasn’t spread and they ca... »

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... »