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Tom Parker ‘petrified’ at The Wanted’s Stand Up To Cancer concert in the midst of his battle with tumors

The Wanted’s Tom Parker has shared about his reunion with band members to raise money and awareness for Stand Up To Cancer, in the wake of his tragic death of brain cancer

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Tom Parker: Wanted singer dies at 33

Tom Parker of The Wanted was “petrified” before his first gig with the boy band in seven years to raise money and awareness for Stand Up To Cancer.

The boy band star passed away at the age of 33 after being diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor in 2020.

Tom revealed his reunion with the band members The Wanted in the documentary Tom Parker: Inside My Head, which tracks his journey with cancer and is his final television appearance. his picture.

The Channel 4 documentary follows the singer, his wife Kelsey, and their two children, after Tom is diagnosed with inoperable glioblastoma, an overgrown brain tumor.

Tom has undergone grueling treatment for his brain cancer, including rounds of chemotherapy.







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In a clip from the documentary, Tom is seen reunited with his band members from The Wanted – Max George, Siva Kaneswaran, Jay McGuiness and Nathan Sykes.

After being diagnosed with cancer, Tom decided to organize a multi-star charity concert, where the boys performed, in September.

Tom’s aim is to raise awareness about brain cancer with the Royal Albert Hall concert, as well as the documentary.

But in the Channel 4 documentary, Tom shared his anxiety ahead of their first stage performance as a group in seven years.







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Tom told Jay and the others he was “petrified” leading up to the big event during a Zoom call filmed for the episode, after which Jay reassured him that all would be well.

Jay confessed, “It’s probably been about six or seven years since we last stood on stage together,” to which Nathan replied, “God, how long?”

Tom said, “I actually turned to stone,” but Jay later told him, “I’ve been petrified all the time anyway, it’s going to be okay.”

Tom later confessed all about his close relationship with the boys after their band’s founding days, saying things hadn’t changed between them.

“What I love about guys, even if we haven’t seen each other in years, it’s as if nothing has changed,” he said. “I just love that.”







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Kelsey posted the confirmation of Tom’s death on Instagram today, writing: “It is with the heaviest hearts we can confirm that Tom passed away peacefully earlier today with all of his family outside. edge. Our hearts are broken.

“Tom is the center of our world and we can’t imagine life without his infectious smile and energetic presence.

“We truly thank you for the overwhelming love and support, and ask that we all unite to ensure Tom’s light continues to shine on his beautiful children.

“Thank you to everyone who supported taking care of him throughout, he fought until the very end. I am forever proud of you.”

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