Speaking to the Sunday Mirror newspaper, she shared: “I caught the virus after doing a club gig. Next day I felt as if I’d swallowed a packet of razor blades.
“I used to be in mattress for about a week. I did not inform Simon I used to be ailing however it wasn’t lengthy earlier than he bought in contact.
“We speak quite frequently. I didn’t call as I didn’t want him worried – I thought, ‘Well, there’s nothing he can do.'”
According to Sinitta, Simon knew she was ailing earlier than she’d revealed the information of her coronavirus prognosis to him.
She stated: “He told me, ‘We have this weird connection, I can just tell when something’s wrong.'”
Last yr, in the meantime, Sinitta revealed Simon is her oldest pal.
The pop star defined that their enduring friendship comes from being round for one another’s early successes.
She stated: “We’re each other’s oldest friends. Our first real successes were with each other, so our journey has always been together.
“He’s really an honourable, loyal particular person and he is enjoyable to be round.
“When you’re in his presence he treats you like you’re the most important person in the room.”
Sinitta can also be shut with Simon’s companion Lauren Silverman, with whom he has six-year-old son Eric.
She added: “I’m very happy to be part of that friendship group, though.
“He trusts me, he is aware of I’ve no agenda. It was me who bought him on to the food plan that led to his weight reduction.
“He was starting to look unhealthy and I told him so. He took it on board because it’s me. He’s since told me I saved his life.”