Ho Chi Minh CitySinger Phi Nhung, 51, passed away at noon on September 28, after more than a month of treatment for Covid-19, at Cho Ray Hospital.
According to a hospital representative, Phi Nhung died at about 11:57 am, due to severe complications of Covid-19, partial lung necrosis, Cytokine storm, multi-organ failure. Before that, the singer was run ECMO, dialysis and used the most advanced drugs.
On the evening of September 22, the singer’s relatives said that the doctor reported that the singer’s situation had worsened. In August, Phi Nhung returned from charity work and caught a cold. The singer tested for RT-PCR and tested positive for nCoV. In mid-August, Phi Nhung was hospitalized at Gia An 115 Hospital, then transferred to Cho Ray Hospital for treatment at the Intensive Care Unit.
Her biological daughter – Wendy Pham – because she is in the US, she authorizes artist Viet Huong to take care of her mother, as well as contact the hospital. According to the crew, in July, Phi Nhung postponed her plan to return to the US to reunite with her daughter because she wanted to continue to stay in Saigon to do volunteer work during the pandemic.
Singer Trizzie Phuong Trinh – a colleague of Phi Nhung – said that at the beginning of August, she also called to talk to Phi Nhung, discussing doing shows in the US to raise money to buy ventilators to support hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City. anti-epidemic.
More than a month Phi Nhung was hospitalized, the audience had many colleagues such as singers Manh Quynh, Thanh Thao, Hoang Bach… Pray for her to pass the “door of death”. Manh Quynh once said on his personal page: “I’m not as good at everything as you, but I’m confident when I stand next to you on stage. Even if tomorrow’s life situation changes, it won’t let us “juggling” with each other. In order to bring smiles and musical inspiration to the audience, the two remain best friends forever.”
Tan Hoang recalls the memory of having the opportunity to play the role of Phi Nhung’s husband in a film project 12 wharfs. Brother appreciate the singer’s sincerity and concern for others. More than 10 years ago, he and an artist decided to buy plane tickets and interview to the US to travel. At that time, he rented a hotel to stay. When she heard the news, Phi Nhung offered to invite two colleagues to her house to help with expenses. After a few days, the singer was busy performing, so she prepared rice, food … available at home. She even promised to introduce the show to the seniors to make money.
Phi Nhung was born in 1970, from Gia Lai, with two Vietnamese-American bloodlines. In 1989, she went to the US, sang charity at the temple and succeeded in the overseas music village. In 2005, Phi Nhung returned to the country, still pursuing the country’s music. Voice Cork Cotton adopted many orphans, including sponsored The Voice Kids 2016 champion – Ho Van Cuong – studied until the age of 18.
Nhat Phuong Dung