Marshall Jefferson hospitalized, fighting pneumonia
House legend Marshall Jefferson is currently hospitalized with pneumonia. News of Jefferson’s hospitalization broke on January 4, 2021, when Eric Welton, better known as DJ Emmaculate, shared a Facebook post describing the situation. At the time of publication, updates on Jefferson’s recovery are not publicly available.
Jefferson is widely known as a pioneer of house music. His 1986 track “Move Your Body” has captivated listeners around the world for decades, and recently came back into the spotlight thanks to a 2019 re-release with Solardo. Jefferson has remained an active and important part of the house scene in Chicago and the world over.
Featured Image: Marshall Jefferson / Facebook