By Taiwo Okanlawon
American rapper and DJ, Frederick Thomas also known as Fred The Godson, has died of coronavirus.
According to his publicist, Matthew Conaway, the rapper died from complications of the coronavirus at Montefiore Medical Center.
Moroccan-American rapper, French Montana, also mourned the rapper on his Instagram page. French Montana alongside a picture with Fred the Godson wrote;
“RIP @fredthegodsonmusic damn this is wack! Stay home corona is real.
PM News had earlier reported that Fred The Godson, tested positive for Coronavirus early this month.
The 41-year-old Bronx rapper took to his social media accounts to share a photo of him in the hospital with what appears to be an oxygen mask on his face, and revealed he has contracted the rapidly spreading virus.
He wrote: “I’m in here with this COVID-19 shit! Please keep me in y’all prayers!!! #GodIsGreat.”
Before his death, Fred The Godson recently released the official video for “Retaliation” off of his new album “God Level”. The new 10-track project features 38 Spesh, Benny The Butcher, Jim Jones, Marc Scibilia, Sweetest Voice, and Bobbi Storm.