Mykki Blanco Announces He Is HIV Positive

Last night, rapper Mykki Blanco had his very own version of “The Announcement“. The Harlem based artists took to his Facebook to announce that he is HIV positive, and has been since 2011. Although the rapper has been successful with his music ever since he started, Blanco believed that he was living a lie, which led to him announcing the serious news.

Ive been HIV Positive since 2011, my entire career. fuck stigma and hiding in the dark, this is my real life. I'm…

Posted by Mykki Blanco on Friday, June 12, 2015

The announcement had soon spread to Twitter, with Blanco tweeting out:

 

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