Tejano singer Ram Herrera shares emotional message to fans from hospital bed

Herrera gives update on his health

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SAN ANTONIO – Popular Texas Tejano singer Ram Herrera, 57, sent an emotional message to fans on Sunday via Facebook.

Herrera is considered a Tejano music legend, having won numerous awards throughout his career, including a Lifetime Achievement Award and Male Entertainer of the Year award from the Tejano Music Association.

"I am very ill. I have a collapsed lung. I have an infection in my knee that they fixed up. My blood is septic, and my heart has some damage,” Herrera relays in the video.

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Herrera is recovering at Mission Trail Baptist Hospital in San Antonio after being admitted for pneumonia and a collapsed lung.

Herrera ends the video saying, “I want you to know that I’m going to pull through and I’ll be back to work soon.”

See the video below.

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