Buzzcocks are an English pop punk band, formed in Bolton in 1976, led by singer-songwriter-guitarists Pete Shelley and Steve Diggle. Other members of the band include Chris Remmington and Danny Farrant. Buzzcocks have been regarded as an important influence on the Manchester music scene and achieved great commercial success.
Hoppus says, "For the past three months I’ve been undergoing chemotherapy for cancer. I have cancer. It sucks and I’m scared, and at the same time I’m blessed with incredible doctors and family and friends to get me through this.