As the days go by, more and more public figures are testing positive caught with the deadly coronavirus. Singer Pink announced Friday evening that she and her son tested positive for COVID-19. They are among many others who tested positive this week. See the gallery below for the latest.
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson were the first celebrities to come out with the Coronavirus. Since then many celebrities and sports figures have tested positive for COVID-19. Rapper Slim Thug took to Instagram to reveal he has tested positive for COVID-19. The news comes hours after African saxophonist Manu Dibango died of the CoronaVirus COVID-19 on March 24th.
See the full list below.
List Of All Celebrities With The Coronavirus (Updated May 22nd) was originally published on rnbphilly.com
1. Patrick Ewing
NBA Legend and Georgetown Hoyas head coach Patrick Ewing announced that he has tested positive with CoronaVirus COVID-19. Ewing shared the news on his official Twitter account, saying “I want to share that I have tested positive for COVID-19. This virus is serious and should not be taken lightly. I want to encourage everyone to stay safe and take care of yourselves and your loved ones.”
Ewing is currently quarantined in a local hospital. He is the only member associated with the Hoyas basketball team known to test positive.
2. Von Miller
Von Miller, the Super Bowl 50 MVP tested positive according to his agent, Joby Branion. He says he’s in “good spirits”. He’s the most prominent figure in the NFL to have tested positive for the virus. Tap Here To Read More
3. Jackie Towns, The Mother Of NBA Star Karl Anthony TownsSource:Getty
On his 62nd birthday, Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds made a shocking revelation – he and his family were infected with COVID-19.
“I feel so blessed to be able to celebrate another birthday,” he wrote in a statement posted to Twitter. “I tested positive for the Covid19 virus, as did my family. It’s an incredibly scary thing to go through my friends.”
The legendary singer/songwriter did not give an immediate timetable to his diagnosis but did say that he and his family no longer positive for the virus which has ravaged the world. “I’m happy to report we have now tested negative and are on our way back to full health.”
He urged everyone to “stay home” and “stay safe” but not without also sharing some positive news. Music fans were anticipating his Instagram Live battle with fellow legendary producer/singer/songwriter Teddy Riley as part of Timbaland and Swizz Beatz‘ VERZUZ series.
“Teddy!!! Let’s show them what Hip Hop/R&B music really means to the world,” he added, accepting the invitation for a new date and time: April 18th.
Get well soon, Babyface!
5. “Power” Actress Debi Mazar:
6. Singer Charlotte Lawrence
7. Prince Albert II of Monaco Tests Positive for Coronavirus COVID-19.Source:WENN
8. Adam Schlesinger, Fountains of Wayne co-founder
9. Ali WentworthSource:WENN
10. Sara Bareilles Reveals She Had Coronavirus COVID-19 But Has Since RecoveredSource:WENN
11. John Prine
12. Former NBA Player Jason Collins
13. Jackson Browne Tests Positive for Coronavirus COVID-19Source:WENN
14. BeBe WinansSource:Radio One Digital
15. Marvin WinansSource:Getty
16. P!NK and son Jameson
17. Brooke Baldwin
18. Chris Cuomo
19. Jazz Pianist Ellis Marsalis Jr. Passed Away Due To COVID-19
20. Kevin Durant
21. Manu Dibango
22. Indira Varma
23. Daniel Dae Kim
24. Sabrina Dhowre Elba
25. Idris Elba
26. Andy Cohen
27. DJ Black N Mild
28. Harvey Weinstein
29. United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson
30. Rapper Slim Thug
31. Prince Charles, Prince Of Wales
32. Rapper Brad “Scarface” Jordan
33. Celebrity Chef Floyd Cardoz Dies of Coronavirus in New Jersey at 59
34. Designer Jenny Polanco
35. Rapper YNW Melly
36. Rudy Gobert
37. Tom Hanks
38. Rita Wilson
39. Donovan Mitchell
40. President of Brazil, Jair Bolsonari
41. Callum Hudson-OdoiSource:Getty
42. Australia’s former home affairs minister Peter DuttonSource:Getty
44. Arsenal Training SessionSource:Getty
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