Singer Pink says she had coronavirus, pledges $1 million to relief efforts

Reuters

Posted at Apr 04 2020 08:00 PM

American singer Pink announced on Friday (Saturday PH time) that she and her young son Jameson had tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) two weeks ago.

In an Instagram post, the singer said she and her son have now recovered, after new tests came back negative.

"Two weeks ago my three-year old son, Jameson, and I are were showing symptoms of COVID-19," Pink said in her Instagram post, alongside a picture of her with Jameson.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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She added: "Fortunately, our primary care physician had access to tests and I tested positive."

"My family was already sheltering at home and we continued to do so for the last two weeks following the instruction of our doctor, Just a few days ago we were re-tested and are now thankfully negative."

She also announced a donation of $1 million, split equally between the Temple University Hospital Emergency Fund in Philadelphia and the City of Los Angeles Mayor's Emergency COVID-19 Crisis Fund.