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Christopher Cross on his near-fatal COVID illness

CBS News Sunday, 18 October 2020
In his first TV interview since contracting the coronavirus, the Grammy-winning singer-songwriter talks about his diagnosis for Guillain-Barré Syndrome, and being paralyzed and near death in the ICU
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