Charlie Puth tested positive COVID-19, he told fans via Twitter on Wednesday (December 15). The “Attention” singer shared a brief message about the severity of his condition and also issued a brief warning for the holiday season.
“Hey everyone. I tested positive for Covid this morning,” he wrote. “I’m not feeling great but I think the worst is behind me. I write you this update, It feels like a completed–, in the hopes that you will be safe and careful this holiday season. Love you and I will talk to you very soon.”
Although Puth is currently forced to rest, he was preparing to release his upcoming single, “Light Switch,” before learning that he had COVID-19. The singer teased the song’s release on his Instagram account in early December and shared excerpts of the song’s composition via his TikTok page. on September 16 – the video went viral and has since garnered 14.2 million likes. Puth has yet to provide an official release date for the track, but it’s currently available for pre-save on Spotify, Apple Music, and Deezer. The 30-year-old has not announced any tour plans in 2022.
Puth recently collaborated with Elton John for the veteran singer-songwriter album Lock sessions. The composition was released on October 22, and their collaboration track, “After All”, was released as the second single after John and Dua Lipa’s “Cold Heart (Pnau Remix)” , reached 11th place on Billboard Hot 100.
See Puth’s tweet below.
Hey everyone. I tested positive for Covid this morning. I don’t feel great but I think the worst is behind me. I’m writing you this update, feeling like a complete ass, in the hopes that you’ll be safe and careful this holiday season. Love you and I will talk to you very soon.
– Charlie Puth (@charlieputh) December 16, 2021
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