CHICAGO (CBSNewYork) — A young girl hospitalized with a serious heart condition received the surprise of a lifetime on Monday.
Superstar singer/rapper Drake decided to pop in to visit 11-year-old Sofia Sanchez at a hospital in Chicago.READ MORE: Mother, Man Arrested In New York City In Connection To Investigation Into Missing New Hampshire BoyReaction Pours In To The Death Of Gen. Colin Powell
Sanchez got Drake’s attention by posting a video of herself and her cousin doing the popular “In My Feelings” dance.
According to Lurie Children’s Hospital, Sofia was diagnosed with cardiomyopathy, a condition that often leads to heart failure and need for a heart transplant in order to survive. She underwent open heart surgery three weeks ago.MORE NEWS: Trial Date Set For Actor Cuba Gooding, Jr.
Drake visited with Sofia for about an hour. He took to Instagram, posting a picture with the caption, “Me and my love Sofia talking about Bieber and Owls and Basketball💙💙💙”