Tejano music legend Little Joe announces on social media that he’s tested positive for COVID-19

'I'm now home, self quarantining," Little Joe says in video posted on Facebook

Tejano Legend Little Joe tests positive for COVID-19 (Ksat)

SAN ANTONIO – Tejano music legend Little Joe is facing a battle with the new coronavirus.

The 79-year-old singer posted on Facebook saying that his COVID-19 positive test results came back on Monday.

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“I followed all the guidelines, I work a mask, washed my hands often and kept my social distance,” Little Joe said in the video. “This is just a reminder of how contagious this virus is.”

Little Joe y La Familia has been a staple in San Antonio for decades and has performed at many city events including the SA 300 New Year’s Eve concert.

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