Demi Lovato, Elton John + 5 More Celebrities That Nearly DIED From Drug Overdose

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We always hear that people die from drug overdose, but, fortunately, these celebrities we are about to mention, survived through drug addiction and near death experience. 

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Demi Lovato

Source: Variety

Suddenly, Demi Lovato’s concert in Atlantic City, has been canceled and the media stated that she was hospitalized for an apparent drug overdose.

“Demi’s Atlantic City appearance on July 26th has been canceled in light of today’s news,” said Live Nation late on July 24. “Tickets will be valid to attend the Lauv performance on July 26th along with The Chainsmokers show on July 29th as part of the Atlantic City BeachFest Concert Series. Refunds are also available at point of purchase if preferred.”

As it’s known, Lovato was treated for bipolar disorder, bulimia, and substance abuse. She told her fans about her problems and illnesses in the 2017 YouTube original documentary “Simply Complicated.”

Lovato also confirmed she used cocaine while filming her 2012 doc, “Stay Strong.”

Elton John

Source: Getty

In the 70-80s Sir Elton John was a regular a regular visitor at parties and got an overdose at his own party in Los Angeles. However, Sir Elton coped and overcame his addiction and even helps to do it to others.

“I was a drug addict and self-absorbed,” said John. “You know, I was having people die right, left and center around me, friends. And yet I didn’t stop the life that I had, which is the terrible thing about addiction. It’s that – you know, it’s that bad of a disease.”

Dave Gahan

Source: Getty

The frontman of the band Depeche Mode was addicted to cocaine and heroin for a long time. Heroin caused depression, cocaine was a stimulant.

All this could not but lead to an overdose and a huge strain on the heart. But, fortunately, Dave Gahan survived. After that, the singer does not touch the drugs.

“I believe it was my soul screaming which had already left my body and became a witness of what happened to my body. At that point I was clinically dead, my heart wasn’t beating. These seconds seemed like hours to me. And suddenly, there was a complete, frightening darkness around me. As if someone had turned off the light,” he once said.

Pink

Source: Billboard

The famous pop singer claims that she used drugs from 12 to 15 years, and in 1995 she survived an overdose. After that, she swore to herself never to go back to drugs and till now she keeps her word.

Lil Wayne

Source: Highsnobiety

This famous rapper drank a ‘cocktail’ with codeine called sizzurp and fell into a coma. Prior to this case, he was always seen everywhere with a cup of “magic drink”, and no one was surprised that Wayne could hardly talk or rap.

An ‘overdose’ was only a matter of time. Fortunately, Lil Wayne came out of the coma and was ready to please fans with new tracks.

Eminem 

Source: Getty

Eminem has never been shy to talk in interviews about his drug addiction and rehabs as he was reportedly consuming drugs. He started the recovery process 10 years ago and now he celebrates a huge milestone in his life.

He struggled for years with a drug addiction, but now he’s officially been sober for 10 years! See more celebs with such health milestones.

Eminem has experienced more than one overdose. Given his fame and the number of fans, we can say that he made people around him very nervous. If he died of an overdose during the peak period of his career, such a loss would long be remembered in the world of pop and hip-hop music.

The interesting fact is that Eminem has to perform weekly check-ins with Elton John. “I feel like this is the time in your life where you stop doing that stuff,” Eminem said. “Time to grow up.”

Courtney Love

Source: Sputnik International

Actress and singer Courtney Love confided to the Vanity Fair magazine that she was taking drugs during her pregnancy. The problem was that the body of Courtney was too accustomed to the state of drug intoxication.

However, death from an overdose repeatedly bypasses her side.


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