Fred shared a photo from the hospital, which showed him receiving oxygen. He also asked his followers to pray for him.
“I’m in here with this Covid-19 shit!” he wrote. “Please keep me in y’all prayers!!! #GodIsGreat.”
— FRED THE GODSON (@FREDTHEGODSON) April 6, 2020
Fred joins a growing list of Americans suffering from COVID-19. More than 330,000 cases have hit the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
As of April 6, the CDC has reported 8,910 deaths from COVID-19 in the U.S. A tracker created by Johns Hopkins University says the death toll has already passed 10,000.
Correction: An earlier version of this story mistakenly said Fred was on a ventilator. We regret and have corrected this major error.