Anastacia has revealed that she had a double mastectomy following a lengthy battle with breast cancer.
Announcing the news in a statement, the I'm Outta Love singer said: "In light of Breast Cancer Awareness Month l wanted to take the opportunity to support a cause particularly close to my heart.l was diagnosed with breast cancer for the second time earlier this year and am currently in the final stages of recovery after undergoing a double mastectomy.It has been an intense journey but l am feeling great and ready to start the next chapter."
She continued: "Breast Cancer Awareness Month gives all who are facing this disease a chance to gain strength and support from each other.Early detection has saved my life twice. I will continue to battle and lend my voice in any way I can."
Anastacia follows the likes of Angelina Jolie and Sharon Osbourne, who have all had the procedure in the last year to reduce the risk of developing breast cancer.