Close friends are asking for prayers for the multiplatinum-selling singer.
Thierno Keita, the father of Lacinet Keita, is upset that his son was sent home despite having no apparent symptoms of the virus.
The remote hearing will center around ensuring a free, fair and safe general election, even amid the coronavirus pandemic.
News of his death comes as schools consider whether or not to resume in-person learning.
For Part I of our ESSENCE Reports 3-part series, "COVID-19’s Impact on Black Communities," we turned our lens on the Black South and how histories of Black resistance and rebellion against White supremacy—as well as White supremacy itself—shape the realities of COVID-19 throughout the region.
Donald Trump has long supported the use of the unproven drug hydroxychloroquine to combat the coronavirus, despite warnings from experts.