Fantasia Says Brother Will Be 'Walking Soon' after Near-Death Motorcycle Crash
Fantasia Barrino gives a positive update about her brother's recovery from a nearly-fatal motorcycle crash, saying "he'll be walking soon."
In the 2019 BET Awards, Fantasia Barrino was set to perform her new song "Enough." Of course, she dedicated this to her younger brother, Xavier Barrino, who has been recovering from a near-death motorcycle crash almost two years now.
However, despite everything that happened, Fantasia is happy that her brother is showing great signs of recovery that may enable him to walk again soon.
"My little brother, who got into an accident not too long ago, he'll be walking soon. He had his last surgery, and I believe this is when he'll get up and walk, so I'm dedicating my performance to him tonight. I think [it'll make me emotional]," she added. "And it's going to make me sang. Not sing, but sang."
When he got into the accident, Xavier was told by his doctors that he may never be able to stand again, let alone walk. However, time and time again, he's proven them wrong and he's been able to defy what they thought he couldn't do.
Six months after his September 2017 accident, Xavier Barrino stunned everyone around him when he was able to stand up on his own despite the odds that he faced. He was definitely determined to get back in shape and continue to live his life normally.
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Yoooooo!!!! You can’t tell me God can’t @xavierbarrino you will walk again. I make him workout and he gets a Little upset with me but after he says ( I’m coming out of this Tasia for my Kids) 👏🏾👏🏾🥇Thank You to All the Doctors, Nurses and physical therapist over at CMC Main for all you’ve done for my Brother. God gave all of you the Wisdom and the knowledge to do what you do for all of the people in this place. I can go sing real pretty now and cut up on that stage this weekend because my Baby is fighting like never before.
"My Father is Awesome @xavierbarrino I’m so proud of you baby You never gave up the fight I TOLD YALL HE WOULD WALK AGAIN AND IM STANDING ON THAT “HE WILL” Father THANK YOU”
Now, almost two years after the accident, he continues to prove people wrong by making attempts to walk again following his final surgery. His family continues to support him in this fight towards living the life he used to live, and they'll continue to do anything and everything to keep him motivated to get better soonest.
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