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Fred the Godson Dead - Rapper Dies at 35 Due to Coronavirus

Fred the Godson Dead - Rapper Dies at 35 Due to Coronavirus

Fred the Godson has sadly died.

The 35-year-old New York rapper died at the age of 35 following a battle with COVID-19, his friend DJ Self confirmed on Thursday (April 23).

Self wrote that he “was loved … never heard one bad thing about you RIP @fredthegodsonmusic Sleep Well my brother.”

Jaquae also posted about Fred, writing: “Sleep in peace my brother…. You’ll never be forgotten. LOVE U MAN. I have so much things to say but I’m lost right now.”

He was hospitalized earlier in the month, relying on a ventilator to breathe and battling a fever of 105 degrees, according to his publicist earlier in the week.

Among his accomplishments, Fred the Godson was featured as part of XXL‘s 2011 Freshman class.

Sadly, we have lost many stars due to the ongoing pandemic.

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