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Robin Gibb

In a Coma, Battling Pneumonia

4/14/2012 4:34 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Bee Gees legend Robin Gibb
Bee Gees legend Robin Gibb is in a coma and his family has gathered by his bedside amid fears he only has days to live ... this according to a new report. 

Gibb has been battling colon and liver cancer and is now suffering from pneumonia, says The Sun. 

The paper says the 62-year-old's family has gathered for a bedside vigil.

A family friend told the paper, "If there is anyone you would put money on pulling through such a dire situation, it would be Robin because he is a fighter. But this is a battle he will struggle to win."

Gibb has been battling cancer since 2010 and had surgery to treat a twisted bowel -- the condition that killed his twin brother Maurice nine years ago.


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I met him (and his brothers) back in the eighties. He is the nicest man!! Very down to earth and very funny! The talent they all have is incredible. I pray he makes it through this and heartfelt prayers to the family.

899 days ago

mary finch    

God bless you Robin ,, I sincerely hope you get through this. your music will be with us throughout all time.

899 days ago

mary finch    

I sincerely hope you pull through this Robin . yur music will be with us throughout all time .God bless you

899 days ago


Sounds like this poor man is not long for this world!! He has put up a good fight and hope his passing is easy!!

899 days ago


Why isnt this a top story TMZ? Its obvious this man is in the last stages of his life and was part of one of the greatest trios in the Disco era of the seventies, along with the soundtrack to Saturday Night Fever!

899 days ago


The Gibbs were musical pioneers. Everybody listened to their music back in the day... soo many catchy beats. Get well soon Robin !

899 days ago


------------------------------------------------------------Robin misses his brother and twin
Together they were born-the fans they did win,
Heaven called one then he whispered for him
Light from above as his time on Earth dims.
Copyright 2012 soulofanangel
Gentle passing ....PEACE...and Thank You

899 days ago


Thank you for your music Robin. God be with you now, and your family.

899 days ago


Very sad news :( It looks as if all the true talent is slowly fading away...

899 days ago


If you gotta fly home, Robin, fly free and peacefully knowing you've brought such utter ~JOY~ to the entire world full of fans! Thoughts going out to his family and friends.

899 days ago


My prayers are with the entire Gibb family.

899 days ago


Boy, the BeeGee's really have had bad luck health wise. Two brothers died young and a third seems ready to join them. I know 60s isn't super young, but anything short of your mid-70s (if not 80s) is too young.

899 days ago


Get Well soon, my prayers go out to you and the family..

899 days ago

Lucy Flatow    

my prayers to his family, THe Bee Gee's music will live on forever, wonderful voices, memories, sad to hear.

899 days ago


I Loved the Bee Gee's back in the day. If he doesn't pull through then I hope his last days are beautiful. Great singing group!

899 days ago
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