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Fantasia Admits Her Overdose Was Intentional
Former 'American Idol' star, Fantasia Barrino, was treated and released from a North Carolina hospital two weeks ago after ingesting a potentially lethal amount of aspirin and sleeping aid. In a new episode of VH1's 'Behind the Music,' which premieres on Tuesday night (Aug..…
Fantasia Released From the Hospital
Three days after being rushed to the hospital after an apparent suicide attempt, singer Fantasia Barrino has been released. The 26-year-old was discharged from Medical Center-Pineville hospital where she was admitted for an overdose on sleeping pills and aspirin...
Fantasia’s Overdose Considered Suicide Attempt
As The BoomBox reported yesterday, singer Fantasia Barrino had been hospitalized Monday night following a medication overdose. While the former 'American Idol' contestant's manager brushed the incident off as "not life threatening" saying it was brought on by Barrino being "dehydrated…
DJ AM’s Mother Continues Lawsuit Against Airplane Manufacturer
According to reports, DJ AM's mother, Andrea Gross, has announced plans to continue her son's $20 million lawsuit against the manufacturer of the Learjet that crashed and almost killed her son in September 2008.
People magazine reports that Gross added a wrongful death claim to her son's lawsuit, sta…
MTV Airs DJ AM’s Intervention Program ‘Gone Too Far’
Though DJ AM died of a drug overdose on August 28, his memory lives on in MTV's intervention-style program 'Gone Too Far,' where AM worked to counsel a fellow addict, and guide her on to the road to recovery.
The first episode of the eight-part series, hosted by AM (born Adam Goldstein) aired on Oct…