Founder and guitarist of Van Halen, Eddie Van Halen, has shared a new post on his official Instagram account and broke his social media silence for an important message.

For over five months, Eddie has been struggling with throat cancer according to TMZ, and he has been undergoing treatment since then.

Despite Eddie’s sickness, his son and bass guitarist of Van Halen, Wolfgang Van Halen, has announced that he is agreed with Explorer1 Music Group and producer Michael ‘Elvis’ Baskette for his solo album. But the details are uncertain.

After five days of this announcement, Eddie broke his social media silence and shared his reaction about this news. He said that he is so proud of his son and mentioned how good the songs are.

Here is what Eddie Van Halen wrote:

“So proud of @wolfvanhalen for signing a record deal! Can’t wait for the rest of the world to hear what I’ve been listening to!! It’s gonna blow some minds!! Love you, Wolf!! ❤️❤️❤️”

Wolfgang Van Halen replied:

“Thanks Pop!! Love you!! ❤️❤️❤️”

A fan named Stuart Hughes added this comment:

“Very much looking forward to giving this a listen 👍”

Another fan named Dan Miller said:

“Can’t wait to hear new music from both Van Halen’s!”

You can check the post below.