R&B Star Tweet Hospitalized With Blood Clots In Her Lungs

AllHipHop Staff

Tweet is in the hospital and her family is asking fans to pray for the 45-year-old singer.

(AllHipHop News) R&B singer Tweet has been hospitalized with blood clots in her lungs and right arm.

The 45-year-old singer's family announced she was ill on social media and asked fans to pray for her.

Her daughter Shenice Johnson took to Instagram and wrote: "Asking for your prayers. My mom has been admitted into the hospital battling blood clots in her lungs!!! We are believing God for total recovery! She's my world and I know she's in God's hands !!"

Tweet's pastor boyfriend Jamal Bryant added: "ALERT!!! I need your prayers for @tweet_ She's been admitted in hospital for blood clots in both lungs & right arm! Doctors can't trace it but God is a healer! Prayer still works..."

Rapper Missy Elliott, who mentored Tweet and appeared on her 2002 hit “Oops (Oh My),” took to Twitter to offer her prayers for the singer, real name Charlene Keys.

"Sending prayers up for my sis @MS_HUMMINGBIRD (Tweet's Twitter handle) who has blood clots in both lungs," Missy wrote. "We are asking for your prayers for healing..."

Tweet's family did not disclose where she had been taken to hospital, although Jamal's Empowerment Temple church is based in Baltimore, Maryland.

The R&B star released Charlene, her first album in a decade, last year.