- Ashanti shared with her followers on social media that she has tested positive for Covid-19
- The R&B artist was in shock as she said that she never thought that she would ever contract the virus
- Fans sent her positive messages to get through this difficult time and hope she has a speedy recovery
American R&B singer Ashanti has revealed that she has tested positive for Covid-19. The star took to Instagram to share the news that she has contracted the virus.
"Hey ya'll, I can't believe I'm saying this but I tested positive for Covid-19. I'm okay and not in any pain," she wrote on the photo sharing app.
Ashanti was scheduled to do a "Verzuz" battle with fellow R&B artist Keyshia Cole and she said that she was open to doing it from her house instead.
Ashanti followed up with a candid video in which she thanked all her fans for the support she had received after she shared her diagnosis. She was still in shock that she contracted corona.
"Never in a million years did I think I would test positive for Covid-19," said Ashanti.
Her fans were supportive and left her positive comments that she would get through this difficult time:
@torreydevitto said: "Sending you all the positive, healing vibes!"
@vibesest1990 commented: "What do you mean? You stay travelling everywhere queen. Gotta stay home and stay safe. Hope you get better ASAP."
@julatriceee said: "Girl drink some ginger ale and call it a day."
@pricesaundra commented: "Get well soon and stay prayed up. God got you."
In other entertainment news, Briefly.co.za reported that Sbahle Mpisane bagged her first acting role on Imbewu: The Seed. Sbahle Mpisane has reportedly bagged her first acting gig. The stunner has joined the cast of popular e.tv telenovela Imbewu: The Seed. She will make her debut on the weekday show in February 2021.
Although Sbahle has made appearances on Shawn Mkhize's reality TV show titled Kwa MaMkhize, she has never acted on any show before she joined the star-studded cast of the e.tv show.
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