Jeremih Transferred Out of ICU amid COVID-19 Recovery: 'The True Healing Begins,' Family Says

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Jeremih appears to be on the mend after battling a case of the novel coronavirus.

The 33-year-old singer, whose real name is Jeremy Felton, has been transferred out of the intensive care unit and is on the road to recovery, one week after news broke that he was hospitalized and put on a ventilator, according to a Saturday report from TMZ.

His family confirmed the news, telling TMZ and Entertainment Tonight in a statement, "Jeremih has been transferred out of ICU. He will spend the rest of his recovery time in a regular hospital room. The true healing begins. Thank you all for your prayers and wishes."

A rep for Jeremih did not immediately respond to PEOPLE's request for comment.

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RELATED: Jeremih 'Pulled Off the Ventilator' amid Hospitalization for COVID-19, Still in 'Critical Condition'

The last update on the singer's condition was shared on Thursday when his agent shared that was he was taken off the ventilator, but his condition was still considered to be critical and he remained in the ICU.

"J was just pulled off the ventilator," his agent said in a statement to Variety. "He's still in ICU in critical condition. Please keep him in your prayers."

Jeremih's hospitalization was first reported by TMZ last Saturday on Nov. 14 when a number of stars and fellow artists shared messages of support for him on social media.

"Pray for my boy @jeremih he's not doing good this covid s— is real

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