Madonna on testing optimistic for Covid-19 antibodies: ‘I’m not at the moment sick’ – music

Madonna mentioned Thursday she has recovered from the coronavirus which pressured her to tug out of a string of live shows in Paris in February and March. The “Queen of Pop” mentioned she had examined optimistic for antibodies which can imply she had Covid-19 — although on the time she mentioned she didn’t realise she had it.

“I’m not at the moment sick,” she instructed her 15 million followers on Instagram. “Once you check optimistic for anti-bodies it means you had the virus, which I clearly did as I used to be sick on the finish of my tour in Paris over seven weeks in the past together with many different artists in my present,” she mentioned.

The 61-year-old star solely performed a single night time in Paris on February 22 earlier than calling off the following present, citing “ongoing accidents”. She later referred to as off two additional Paris live shows — the final in her Madame X world tour — after French authorities banned giant gatherings in a bid to stem the unfold of the virus in early March.

“On the time all of us thought we had a nasty flu,” Madonna wrote in her put up. “Thank God we’re all wholesome and properly now.”


The Paris dates on Madonna’s tour appear to have been cursed, together with her opening night time live performance not beginning until after midnight, three and a half hours late.

Scientists are sceptical concerning the accuracy of many antibody exams which declare to indicate an individual has had the virus. Some warned that even these exams that meet the US authorities’s casual requirements might produce false positives.

The singer revealed she had the virus after sharing an article about her donating $1.1 million (a million euros) in the direction of analysis to discover a vaccine for the coronavirus.

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Madonna was amongst 200 artists and scientists who signed an open letter Wednesday calling for radical change the world over reasonably than “a return to regular” after the coronavirus lockdowns.

Alongside Hollywood stars Cate Blanchett, Jane Fonda and Marion Cotillard and a clutch of Nobel Prize winners, she pleaded for an finish to unbridled consumerism and a “radical transformation” of economies to assist save the planet.

“The continuing ecological disaster is a meta-crisis,” the open letter mentioned. “Not like a pandemic… a world ecological collapse can have immeasurable penalties,” it added.

Madonna made a big donation to a fund organised by the EU to discover a vaccine for Covid-19, European Fee president Ursula von der Leyen revealed final week.

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