One of the original bands of the nu-wave punk rock genre, The Offspring formed in California in 1984. The band found mainstream success in the mid 1990s but their biggest hit came with the single “Pretty Fly (For A White Guy)”, released in 1998 from the album “Americana”.
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.