Kelis’ husband, photographer Mike Mora, has died after a battle with stage 4 stomach ca’ncer. He was 37.
“Sadly, it’s true that Mike Mora has passed away. We would ask all to respect Kelis and her family’s privacy as of right now. Thank you,” Kelis’ manager, Steve Satterhwaite, told “Entertainment Tonight” in a statement.
The singer, 42, has not publicly commented on her husband’s death.
Mike first shared his diagnosis in October 2021, telling fans that he had been secretly battling the disease for a year, with doctors informing him at the time of his diagnosis that he had only 18 months to live.
He explained that he first started experiencing “the worst pai’n” in his stomach that started to spread throughout parts of his body.
Mike is survived by his wife, Kelis their two children: son Shepherd, 6, and daughter Galilee, 1 and step-son Knight, 12, who’s father is Kelis’ ex-husband, rapper Nas.
Source: Reality Wives