American rapper, singer, Doja Cat revealed she had tested positive for COVID-19, after previously making light of the pandemic on social media. Doja said, she is feeling better now, but experienced four days of coronavirus symptoms.
In an interview with the U.K.’s Capital XTRA, Doja said, “I got COVID. Honestly, I don’t know how this happens, but I guess I ordered something off of Postmates and I don’t know how I got it, but I got it, I’m okay now. It was a four-day symptom freakout, but I’m fine now.”
In March, Doja Cat had posted a video on Instagram said about the coronavirus. “I’m gonna get corona and then I’m gonna get a Corona, cause I don’t give an f— about the corona, bitch, It’s the flu! You’ll are p—ies. You just take some Mucinex and drink water and tea and sleep — that’s all you gotta do.”
Doja was also criticized for using homophobic language on Twitter in 2018, and then defending her decision to do so.
Meanwhile, a remix of Doja’s song “Say So” featuring Nicki Minaj topped the charts in mid-May, and continues to dominate the soundscape of the video sharing app TikTok.