Ed Sheeran helped to pay Tom Parker’s medical payments earlier than his dying.
The Wanted singer Tom, 33, handed away in March after battling a stage 4 glioblastoma analysis since October 2020 however his upcoming memoir ‘Hope: My Inspirational Life’ reveals how beneficiant Ed reached out to assist Tom and his spouse Kelsey.
In an extract from the e book, obtained by The Sun newspaper, Tom wrote: “Pretty much from the moment I was diagnosed, Ed Sheeran reached out to me with an offer to do anything he could to help.
“Ed and I’ve identified one another since he joined The Wanted on our tour bus throughout a promotion journey in America greater than ten years in the past.
“We’ve always run into each other over the years and had a great relationship.
“I’ve by no means publicly mentioned this earlier than (and he’ll in all probability be mad that I’m doing it now) however Ed is a really particular man — he even helped out with my medical payments after I was in search of different therapy choices and having non-public immunotherapy.
“He didn’t need to do any of that, but my wife Kelsey and I are so grateful to him for his support, it meant the world.”
Tom additionally wrote about how terrified he was when he first acquired his analysis.
He wrote: “I couldn’t process the information — it was truly staggering. I just kept asking myself how a 32-year-old father, with a wife who was 35 weeks pregnant, could receive such world-shattering news.
“I used to be completely petrified — I couldn’t cease interested by dying.”
‘Hope: My Inspirational Life’ by Tom Parker, might be revealed on May 26 by Blink Publishing.