Due to the coronavirus pandemic that is affecting the world, several concerts and events in the entertainment industry have been postponed until further notice. The pandemic has affected several people and we have over 200,000 cases worldwide.
Celebrities who have tested positive to coronavirus are advising their followers to self-isolate. Below are rappers who have tested positive for Covid-19.
Khamis Mwinjuma, popularly known by the stage name Mwana FA, is a Tanzanian rapper who has confirmed to be positive for coronavirus.
On the 19th of March, the rapper, who is one of the notable artists in Tanzania, confirmed his coronavirus status.
Taking to Instagram, Mwana FA shared a video where he assured his fans that he was recovering. He also urged them to ‘take care of each other.’
On the 24th of March, the ‘Like a Boss’ hitmaker took to Instagram to reveal that he tested positive for coronavirus.
He also revealed that he started feeling sick about three days ago. Thereafter, he got tested and it was confirmed on Tuesday that he is positive for coronavirus. Slim Thug assured his fans that he is getting better and he advised them to stay at home.
In a live IG session with his fans, Slim Thug said:
The other day, I got tested for the coronavirus, yesterday, it came back positive. As careful as I have been self-quarantining, staying home, I might have gotten something to eat or something like that…nothing crazy. Stayed in my truck, had mask, gloves, everything on, and my test came back positive. So y’all gotta take this stuff serious. Sit home, self-quarantine, do not come outside for however long they saying. If you have symptoms, you need to go get checked out.
Brad Terrence Jordan, popularly known as Scarface, revealed that he has been battling with coronavirus since he tested positive. He revealed that the symptoms were fever, vomiting, pneumonia, and even kidney failure. The talented rapper stated that he was sick on a three-week period that felt like he was ‘going to die.’
It started off with an itchy throat, then fever and difficulty in breathing. After getting tested, he realized that he came out positive for coronavirus. Since his symptoms experience, Scarface has been in isolation.
The British actor cum rapper, took to Twitter on the 16th of March to reveal that he tested positive for coronavirus.
He revealed that even though he hadn’t been experiencing any symptoms, he decided to go for a test after he was exposed to someone who has the virus. He urged his followers to use soap in washing their hands and maintain social distancing as a way of combating the spread of coronavirus.
Idris Elba recently released a rap song which talked about how he is coping with the virus.
This morning I tested positive for Covid 19. I feel ok, I have no symptoms so far but have been isolated since I found out about my possible exposure to the virus. Stay home people and be pragmatic. I will keep you updated on how I’m doing 👊🏾👊🏾 No panic. pic.twitter.com/Lg7HVMZglZ
— Idris Elba (@idriselba) March 16, 2020