He was 70 years old.
"With a heavy heart we say goodbye to our loving husband and father, it's so hard to imagine our world without him, but he'll live forever on his music, the money." Read the explanation of the family.
"I thought I was just going to get an exam, and he told me I had cancer," Money said in the clip.
The singer was diagnosed last fall and said he wanted to be open about his fight.
"It's not honest, I want to be honest with everyone, I want people to know that cancer has come a long way and not everyone is dying of cancer, like in their fifties and sixties," he said on the show ,
"Who knows, I'm still alive, it's in God's hands," Money continued. "But do you know what? I take every day I can get every day over the earth is a good day."
A native of Brooklyn, New York, Edward Joseph Mahoney briefly served as a NYPD member before moving. In 1
The money, signed in 1976 with Columbia Records, and his debut album "Eddie Money" were awarded double platinum. Among them was the now classic hit "Two Tickets to Paradise".
During his four-decade career, Money sold nearly 30 million records. He toured until this year, but had to cancel a tour in the summer for health reasons.
His wife Laurie and his five children Jessie, Dez, Joe, Julian and Zach survive the money.
] Marianne Garvey of CNN has contributed to this story.