Minogue was therefore filled with flowers when the call eventually gave her the opportunity to follow on in the footsteps of the Legends, Bee Gee Barry and Dame Shirley Bassey.
Kylie has no illusion of how far-reaching the moment is for her. She expresses,
"I will remember what happened those years ago and my overriding feeling will just be of gratitude and, how fragile life can be, will there be tears? Absolutely. Let’s just say I will be wearing waterproof mascara.”
After the hammer blow of the diagnosis at the age of just 36, she retreated into a “dark” place and barely left her parents’ home.
The singer canceled all her tour meet and decided to make her condition public.
“I was meant to be on stage in two or three days so I needed a explanation. It didn’t cross my mind not to say it,” she says. “I probably didn’t think about the ramifications, but I am not a very good liar.”
Well, we surely do appreciate her courage and love for the music. Besides she is an inspiration to many of the cancer victims and to be able to perform where she formally wasn't able to is something that only happens in movies, isn't it?