Covid-19 Deprives Ashanti Of The Battle Of Verzuz With Keyshia Cole
Verzuz’s battle was postponed tonight between Ashanti and Keyshia Cole after Ashanti tested positive for Covid-19.
She shared on Instagram that she had tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of the event.
“Hey y’all I can’t believe I’m saying this but I tested positive for COVID-19 . I’m ok and not in any pain. I’m actually down to do the Verzuz from my house… we’re trying to figure it all out ” the singer wrote on social media.
Accordingly, Verzuz announced his decision to postpone the event.
“Unfortunately, we have to postpone tonight’s @Ashanti vs @KeyshiaCole #VERZUZ. Ashanti tested positive for COVID-19 beforehand, and we cannot put anyone at risk in the process. First time this has struck us so close to showtime. We apologize to our incredible audience . Get well soon . Wear a mask, stay inside, and take COVID-19 seriously. It’s truly affecting our community.”Verzuz wrote .
She is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, model and actress.
She was first discovered as a teenager and later signed to Murder Inc. in 2002. That year, she was featured on Fat Joe‘s “What’s Luv?” and Ja Rule‘s “Always on Time“, both of which became two of the biggest hit songs of 2002; Ashanti became the first female artist to occupy the top two positions on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart simultaneously when “Foolish” and “What’s Luv?” were at numbers one and two, respectively.