The 72-year-old rocker – an avid supporter of the vaccine programme – is the second member of the band to contract coronavirus and is experiencing mild symptoms.
Gene Simmons has apologised for the comments he made this week, in which he branded Prince’s tragic death ‘pathetic’. Comparing Prince’s death to the sad passing of David Bowie, the Kiss frontman said: “Bowie was the most tragic of all because it was real sickness. “I think Prince was heads, hands and feet above all the rest of them.
Yikes, Gene Simmons has spoken out against the late Prince, dubbing his tragic death earlier this year as “pathetic”. Are those comments even necessary, Gene? The Kiss frontman compared the music legend’s death to David Bowie’s in January, revealing that learning of the 69-year-old’s passing was worse because he was taken by cancer - not by drugs and alcohol.
The news came just days after Prince suffered a medical emergency that forced his private jet to make an emergency landing in Illinois. Meanwhile singer Lily Allen said: “PRINCE . KISS Singer Gene Simmons wrote: “PRINCE, sad to say, has passed on!!! He was a Giant.