What happened to Fantasia’s brother? Some may not remember the American Idol season 3 winner but she’s moved on and has collected a loyal fan base. However, it’s not her who’s been in the news lately, but rather her brother. But what happened to Fantasia’s brother, Xavier Barrino? Keep reading if you want to learn more about the singer’s youngest brother.
Fantasia’s Brother in Hospital
Fantasia Barrino’s brother, Xavier, is in the hospital in serious condition after he sustained several injuries as a result of a crash on his motorcycle. In Fantasia’s Instagram post, the Broadway performer asked that her followers pray for her brother’s life and speedy recovery.
“All of you who follow or see this PLEASE PRAY NOW please please please for my baby Bro please he is my Heartbeat PRAY Warriors PRAY,” she wrote.
Fantasia Visits Xavier
Fantasia regularly visits her brother and in a post on her Instagram account, she showed fans when she took him outside while he was still in his hospital bed.
“Look who got to go outside today to God be the glory this little boy is stronger than anybody I’ve ever met in my life call him super Za @xavierbarrino I love you baby boy,” she wrote.
Xavier Barrino’s Instagram
Xavier has 20.4k followers and most of his posts are of his bike and his two daughters. he’s often surrounded by his family and is very supportive of his sister and her music. His followers have also sent him their sympathies and well-wishes on his recovery.
Fantasia Got Burned
In March, Fantasia had to cancel her tour due to an undisclosed accident that caused the American Idol alum second degree burns.
“Fantasia suffered a minor accident yesterday afternoon and is resting comfortably,” the singer’s rep told Entertainment Tonight. “At this moment, our plan is to resume the tour in Los Angeles on Wednesday at the Microsoft Theater. She thanks all of her fans for their kind messages of love and support, and is looking forward to getting back out on the road.”
Her husband, Kendall Taylor wrote an emotional message on Instagram, saying, “My Wife experienced an accident today causing 2nd degree burns on her arm. She’s steady asking the Doc ‘Can I perform tonight?’ But we must be wise and realize this isn’t a race, but rather a marathon.”
He continued: “So Memphis, our team is already working to create a means that she can redeem this time with you. She had something truly special planned for tonight. So please, keep my Queen lifted in prayer, asking our God to heal her rapidly with no last negative affects,” he added. “Rock Soul won’t be denied, this is simply a delay that will prove to be necessary for what’s to come. We love you all and thank you for your understanding and support!”