Eminem signee Westside Gunn recovers from coronavirus: “I literally thought I was dead” - EpicNews

Westside Gunn, a rapper signed to Eminem‘s Shady Records imprint, has revealed that he contracted the coronavirus however was in a position to beat the lethal virus.

On Sunday (April 12), the Griselda rapper shared on Instagram that he had contracted COVID-19 and thought that he was going to die.

“I have a confession to Make I’m a Corona Survivor,” Westside stated, captioning a photograph of himself. “I didn’t want anybody feeling sorry for me I had to thug it out for weeks I didn’t get to see my kids I went to the hospital feeling like I was breathing my last breath the fans and the love I was getting kept me strong.”


“I knew I had to drop this Pray for Paris bc GOD have bigger plans for me I went on Tidal live and Fat Joe live but soon as I was done I was right back on the breathing machine,” he continued, referencing his forthcoming venture ‘Pray For Paris’ (due out April 17).

The Fly God went on to elucidate that he’s lastly properly sufficient to depart the home leisurely for the primary time in a month.

“Today is the first time besides the hospital that I’m about to go outside in a month thx to the ppl who did know and held me down now I’m about to go harder than I ever have,” he stated.

“That shit tore me up inside I literally thought I was dead designing these clothes and @virgilabloh having my back and @djpremier sending me a beat kept me motivated I’m back feeling myself don’t it look like I’m from Paris I love ALL MY SUPPORTERS let’s keep pushing the culture fwd.”


Last month, Scarface revealed that he had tested positive for the coronavirus, whereas iconic folk singer John Prine died this week after contracting the disease. Sturgill Simpson has additionally grow to be the latest musician to reveal his Covid-19 diagnosis.

The rap legend stated he believes he’s on the recovering finish of the illness now, although he’d been hospitalised with quite a few signs together with vomiting, fever pneumonia and kidney failure earlier than receiving the outcomes.