Dancer Kim “Toshi” Davidson shared an Instagram picture of his nephew Ayden announcing that he was battling the condition.
Within hours, Swift made the donation on Ayden’s GoFundMe page and wrote: “Baby Ayden, I’m lucky enough to perform with your uncle Toshi on tour.
“All of us are praying for you and your mama and sending so much love your way. Love, Taylor.”
Davidson, a dancer on the Bad Blood singer’s recent 1989 tour, wrote on Instagram that he had just touched down in Toronto when he discovered the 25-year-old’s generous contribution.
“So I get off the plane in Toronto and this is the 1st thing I see...@taylorswift is an angel and My family and I can’t thank her enough... She is such an incredible human being.
“This will help in this time of need... Let’s pray for him to beat this... This unexpected gift is truly a blessing...” he wrote, alongside a photo of the fundraising page.
has revealed he “cannot wait” to take on hosting duties for the 2015 MTV Europe Music Awards.
The Brit-winning star— who is up for four prizes, including Best UK and Ireland Act, Best Male, Best Live Act, and Best World Stage — will lead the ceremony, which takes place in Milan, Italy, on October 25.
Sheeran Tweeted: “So happy to say I’m hosting the #MTVEMAs on 25th October! Cannot wait.”
The Thinking Out Loud singer will be joined by Australian actress RUBY ROSE, who posted: “So excited to be hosting the MTV EMAS In Milan with Mr @edsheeran !!! See you there!!”
has said his actor pal is “misunderstood” and that seeing the way he was treated during his ill-fated romance with was “painful” to watch.
The Martian actor and fellow big screen star Affleck have been close friends since childhood. They won an Oscar together for their 1997 film Good Will Hunting and now run a production company together.
Damon told The Hollywood Reporter he felt sorry for how his pal is often wrongly perceived, saying: “There’s nobody who’s more misunderstood.
“Ten years ago, the public image of him could not have been farther apart from who he actually is. It was like he was being cast in a role, that he was a talentless kind of meathead, with his whole relationship with Jennifer Lopez.
“He just got cast as this person that he wasn’t. It was just really painful. It was painful to be his friend, because it wasn’t fair, you know? To my mind, nobody really got him at all. And through his work, he climbed from the bottom of the mountain all the way back up to the top and past where either of us had ever been.”
Gogglebox starhas revealed he is now an engaged man.
The Brighton hairdresser, who appears on the Channel 4 reality show with ex-boyfriend STEPHEN WEBB, announced his engagement to Tony Butland on Twitter.
“@Tony_Butland asked me to marry him at the top of the Eiffel Tower, so I said yes!” he tweeted.
@Tony_Butland asked me to marry him at the top of the Eiffel Tower, so I said yes! pic.twitter.com/1n1VMH9JFQ— Chris Ashby-Steed (@ChrisAshbySteed) September 29, 2015
He later added: “It’s official............I can’t sing Beyonce anymore thanks to @Tony_Butland.”