Combat Jack Announces His Battle With Cancer: ‘Your Boy Ain’t Going Nowhere’
Blogger, attorney and podcaster Reggie Osse aka Combat Jack has announced that he was diagnosed with cancer and had to undergo surgery. The host of The Combat Jack Show revealed his diagnosis of colon cancer on Twitter and he sounds like he's taking a positive attitude into this fight.
“In 7 years of podcasting, I’ve never missed an episode," he wrote in a message posted on The Combat Jack Show's Twitter account. "I got hit with some real life shit. I was recently diagnosed with Colon Cancer. I was rushed to the hospital, had some pretty severe surgery. I’m on the mend right now. I’m about to jump on this journey to health with chemo and alternative medicine. Take care of your health. Your boi aint going nowhere though.”
Jack is a former hip-hop music attorney and was managing editor of The Source. He hosts the show with Dallas Penn,AKing, Premium Pete, DJ Benhameen and Just Blaze. The Combat Jack Show is a standard-bearer for in-depth discussion and analysis regarding hip-hop music and culture.
After news of Jack's diagnosis was announced, love and respect came pouring from hip-hop fans and media personalities across Twitter.
You can check out some of the reactions below. Get well soon, Jack.