Famous Music Manager Joe Jackson Opens Up About His Terminal Cancer

Jun. 24 2018, Updated 10:52 p.m. ET

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Dying Joe Jackson has opened up about reported terminal cancer fight for the first time.

The 89-year-old took to Twitter with a touching message.

Accompanied with an image of him watching a sunset it read: I have seen more sunsets than I have left to see. The sun rises when the time comes and whether you like it or not the sun sets when the time comes.

The manager was alluding to his health in the post as reports surface that he is dying in hospital.

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His tweet on Sunday went viral with many fans posting messages of support.

His daughter Janet Jackson paid tribute to her ailing father on Friday night.

The singer praised her 'incredible' dad while accepting the 2018 Radio Disney Music Awards' Impact trophy.

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