American gay rapper, Michael David Quattlebaum Jr. popularly known as ‘Mykki Blanco‘ dropped a shock for his fans by revealing his HIV positive status in a post on his Facebook page.
Bianco is a legend in the rap community and one of the few openly gay artistes in the US music industry. In his facebook post, he wrote:
Ive been HIV Positive since 2011, my entire career. fuck stigma and hiding in the dark, this is my real life. I’m healthy I’ve toured the world 3 times but ive been living in the dark, its time to actually be as punk as i say I am
Mykki, who earlier this year was considering giving up music for a life of Investigative journalism is in no relationship with a female and his gay mates are personally known to him. Even Wikipedia was silent about his relationship status