Selena Gomez reveals she's had a kidney transplant

Selena Gomez has explained why she chose to keep a low-profile over the summer, despite releasing new music, revealing she had undergone a kidney transplant. 

The singer revealed she had the surgery due to her battle with Lupus and had received the necessary organ donation from her best friend. 

In a heart-felt Instagram post, Selena thanked her pal for giving her the 'ultimate gift' as she candidly spoke about the operation and her health battle.  

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Candid: Selena Gomez has revealed she underwent a kidney transplant due to her battle with Lupus over the summer in a heartfelt Instagram post she shared on Thursday

Candid: Selena Gomez has revealed she underwent a kidney transplant due to her battle with Lupus over the summer in a heartfelt Instagram post she shared on Thursday

Her admission comes after reports recently revealed Selena has moved in with her boyfriend The Weeknd.  

The Starboy hitmaker and the 25-year-old singer, who started dating in January, have decided to take their relationship to the next step as it is believed they are living in a lavish apartment in New York City’s Greenwich Village together.

'They are living] in a low-rise luxury building in the heart of the Village. Selena is definitely immersing herself into the nitty gritty of New York,' a source told Entertainment Tonight.

Cozy couple: The Weeknd and his girlfriend Selena Gomez have reportedly moved in together. Seen on Friday in NYC

Cozy couple: The Weeknd and his girlfriend Selena Gomez have reportedly moved in together. Seen on Friday in NYC

The two have been dating since January 

The two have been dating since January 

It is believed the duo’s home boasts almost 12 foot high ceilings.

There are Juliette glass balconies and English kitchens. 

The insider explained: 'Best of all, the master bath is outfitted with his and her vanities, a steam shower and Kohler cast-iron bathtub.'

It is speculated that the Kill Em With Kindness musician’s accommodation costs approximately

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