Skip to main contentSkip to footer

Kylie Minogue shares health update with fans ahead of Comic Relief

The singer's fans rallied around with support

kylie minogue covid
Melanie Macleod
Melanie MacleodWellness Editor
Share this:

Kylie Minogue took to Twitter on Thursday to share the news she has tested positive for Covid so would be unable to star in Comic Relief as planned.

MORE: Kylie Minogue sparks major fan reaction as she releases emotional statement

The singer told her fans: "So sorry to miss my planned visit to #BBCGhosts Button House for #ComicRelief2022 as I’ve been recovering from Covid. I WILL, however, be watching @BBCOne 7pm Friday to see what fun @comicrelief has in store for us! Don’t forget to tune in & support the incredible work they do!"

WATCH: Kylie Minogue blows fans away with hallway in London home

Kylie's fans were quick to rally around, with supportive comments including, "So sorry to hear. Wishing you all the best for a speedy recovery" and, "Wishing you a speedy and safe recovery goddess! Rest well and get better soon!"

MORE: Kylie Minogue inundated with support after sharing important message

READ: Kylie Minogue's luxury London home costs 72x UK average – see inside

The Spinning Around star isn't the only celebrity who has been forced to pull out of Red Nose Day due to Covid. Presenters Zoe Ball and Joel Dommett have both tested positive and are now unable to host the show.

Zoe shared the sad news with her Instagram followers on Friday, writing: "Fell at last hurdle and have had positive lat flows this am," going on to explain that Alesha Dixon would be taking her place fronting the show.

kylie minogue© Photo: Instagram

Kylie Minogue has been forced to pull out of Comic Relief

Vernon Kay is replacing Joel, who earlier this week told fans he was struck down with coronavirus, writing on Instagram: "Super annoyed to report that I have the vid. This unfortunately means I have to pull out of hosting @comicrelief."

Covid has also seen the Dancing On Ice final postponed as host Holly Willoughby is currently at home recovering from the virus.

zoe ball covid© Photo: Instagram

Zoe Ball has also dropped out after contracting Covid

We're wishing all the stars a speedy recovery!

Like this story? Sign up to our HELLO! Mail newsletter to get other stories like this delivered straight to your inbox.

More Health & Fitness

See more