CARDI B. WANTS HER COINS FOR VIRAL CORONAVIRUS SONG: Cardi B wants to get paid over her viral Coronavirus song, which was created by a DJ named iMarkkeyz — who took a rant she did over the coronavirus and made a song out of it. Cardi wrote about the song, “I might as well do a damn music video. I’m boutta tell Atlantic to put this song on Spotify.” After the song hit the charts, she wrote via Instagram, “The fact that this damn coronavirus song is charting on iTunes — Hold on — let me hit the DJ up and Atlantic so I can get my damn coins.” She later wrote, “Damn I posted the iTunes chart 2 hours ago of this damn Corona song charting on the hip hop charts at 96 now it’s number 11 ?????? 86 on the overall charts — I’m glad yaaa having fun — Make sure you lysol your p–sy before you POP IT.”
JOHN LEGEND LIVESTREAMS CORONAVIRUS CONCERT FROM HOME: John Legend kept fans entertained yesterday (March 17th) with his first “Together, At Home” concert on Instagram Live from his home. John opened the concert, seated at his piano, singing hits like “Stay With You,” “Everybody Knows,” and his latest single “Conversations in the Dark.” His wife Chrissy Teigen and daughter Luna joined him suring the concert. He also performed a remake of Lauryn Hill's “Everything Is Everything.” He also performed “Bridge Over Troubled Water,” and “Beauty and the Beast.” He also sang “The Office” theme song, as well as the theme from Bravo’s reality show “Vanderpump Rules.” He closed with his ballad “All of Me.”
CIARA AND RUSSELL WILSON DONATING A MILLION MEALS TO SEATTLE FOOD BANK: Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Ciara and Russell Wilson announced that they will donating one million meals to a local food bank to aid in relief efforts during the outbreak. Wilson said, “People are losing loved ones. The elderly and the young. The people in between. You think about people losing jobs — even in Seattle.” He continued, “What we’ve decided to do is partner up with our local food bank in Seattle, Seattle Food LifeLine, and we’re gonna donate a million meals hopefully make a difference.” Ciara added, “We want to encourage everyone out there to join us in whatever way that you can, big or small. Everything makes a difference. Everything that we do together makes a difference.” She added, “Praying for everyone out there.”
MAGIC JOHNSON GIVES ADVICE ON PREVENTING THE SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS: Magic Johnson took to social media to share how important it is follow health guidelines in order to stop the spread of the coronavirus. He said, “I know these are very scary times, but I also know we can get through these times together. Please join me and the NBA, lets follow all the health guidelines about washing your hands on a regular basis.” He added, “Especially important that we learn what it means to practice social distancing. Avoid larges crowds, parties, and other gatherings. Stay at home with your family.”
KANYE WEST AND JOEL OSTEEN CANCEL YANKEE STADIUM SERVICE DUE TO CORONAVIRUS: According to TMZ, Kanye West and Joel Osteen's service at Yankee Stadium has been canceled. The stadium has canceled events for the next two months due to the coronavirus. Kanye and Joel plan to have the service some time in the future.
YOUNG THUG SUGGESTS CORONAVIRUS IS JUDGMENT FROM GOD: Young Thug took to social media and suggested that the coronavirus is a judgment from God. He shared a bible scripture from 2 Chronicles 7:13-14. He circled and highlighted a scripture that read, “Whenever I hold back rain or send locusts to eat up the crops or send an epidemic on my people, if they pray to me and repent and turn away from the evil they have been doing, then I will hear them in heaven, forgive their sins, and make their land prosperous again.” He wrote, “Pay Attention Children.” He then captioned the post “Coronavirus!!”