Marianne Faithfull hospitalized for coronavirus in London
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The 73-year-old singer is "stable," according to a statement given to Fox News by Faithfull's spokesperson.
Marianne Faithfull in 2017. (Photo by Stephane Cardinale - Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images)
"Marianne Faithfull’s manager Francois Ravard has confirmed that Marianne is being treated for Covid-19 in hospital in London," the written statement said. "She is stable and responding to treatment, we all wish her well and a full and speedy recovery."
Faithfull is known for her rock-folk hits "As Tears Go By" and "Broken English" over the span of several decades.
Fellow performer and close pal Penny Arcade told Rolling Stone that Faithfull began to self-isolate after contracting a cold, and checked herself into a hospital on Monday, March 30, where she tested positive for COVID-19.
Faithfull joins a long list of celebrities to contract the virus.
Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson, Idris Elba, Pink, Sara Bareilles and more have all announced that they have fought coronavirus.