Jeremih Posts First Photos After Being Hospitalized For COVID

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - NOVEMBER 17:  Jeremih attends the 2019 Soul Train Awards at the Orleans Arena on November 17, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Mindy Small/FilmMagic)

Jeremih Posts First Photos After Being Hospitalized For COVID

The singer was reportedly on a ventilator.

Published December 10th

Written by BET Staff

Jeremih has been fighting the coronavirus for nearly a month. Thankfully, the 33 year-old singer is finally released from the hospital and he updated his fans.

On Dec. 9, the hitmaker posted, “THANK GOD IM STILL HERE , THANK YA’LL FOR THE 🙏🏾 UP #imbackkkk.” He also included a series of photos.

RELATED: Report: Prayers Up: Jeremih Hospitalized On Ventilator After COVID-19 Diagnosis

As BET previously reported, TMZ broke the news of Jeremih’s COVID diagnosis in mid-November when he was placed on a ventilator and admitted to the ICU. 50 Cent, Chance the Rapper and producer Hitmaka, were just a few of the artists that sent out prayers on social media for the R&B singer.

In a statement published to Variety on Nov. 19, Jeremih’s agent reported that he was taken off the ventilator, but remained in critical condition in the ICU.  On Nov. 21, the R&B singer’s family released a statement confirming that he had been transferred out of ICU and was on the road to recovery. 

The Chicago native was released from Northwestern Memorial Hospital on Dec. 4 after a long battle with COVID-19. ABC 7 Chicago, reports that Jeremih walked out of the hospital with his mother by his side on Friday.

For the latest on the coronavirus, check out BET’s blog on the virus, and contact your local health department or visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website.

 

. (Photo by Mindy Small/FilmMagic)

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