Confirmed by Medical City staffs that Master Rapper Francis M. has a blood disorder, 24 Oras news show hasn't announce what kind of blood disorder yet but it will be announce tomorrow at Eat Bulaga where Francis M. is a co-host of the show. Rumors circulating on the internet reports that it's Leukemia. Here's 24 Oras' Chika Minute video recorded and uploaded to YouTube today August 13, 2008
Francis "Kiko" Magalona or as he is also known FrancisM, Master Rapper, and The Man From Manila is credited as being the first Filipino rapper in the Philippines to successfully crossover to the mainstream. He is also popularly known as the "King of Pinoy Rap" and is one of the most idolized, celebrated and influential rappers within the genre. A sibling amongst nine brothers and sisters, Francis Magalona is the son of late Philippine movie screen legends Pancho Magalona and Tita Duran.