Johnny Ruffo has had a brain tumour removed

Singer, actor and dancer Johnny Ruffo has recently had a brain tumour removed, as confirmed by his management CMC Talent.

A photo of The X Factor contestant post-op was posted on Instagram.

Ruffo has also shared photos on his on social media channels, writing in the caption: "Some things in life really put things into persepective (sic), hoping for a positive result, keep me in your thoughts x"

The manager says Ruffo first went to hospital over a migraine.

Our thoughts are with him and we're hoping he has a speedy recovery!