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The Bee Gees' Robin Gibb is in a coma, according to multiple British outlets.

Gibb, who has been widely reported to be battling cancer, developed pneumonia recently and has slipped into a coma, The Sun reports. His family and friends, including his wife Dwina, his brother Barry, 65, and his three children, kept vigil at his hospital bedside on Friday, according to the paper, which cites a family friend.

Report: Bee Gees' Robin Gibb has liver cancer

Gibb's publicist confirmed to the Associated Press that the 62-year-old singer is seriously ill in a hospital, but declined to comment on the exact nature.

Gibb, who has never specified his illness, was treated last year for stomach and colon problems, and underwent intestinal surgery last month.

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