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Fantasia’s Overdose Considered Suicide Attempt
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 and exhausted at the time," police documents reveal that the case has been classified as a &qu
DJ AM’s Mother Continues Lawsuit Against Airplane Manufacturer
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, stating in the document that, "The crash ultimately caused Adam Goldstein's death at a later date
MTV Airs DJ AM’s Intervention Program ‘Gone Too Far’
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 October 12, with the celebrated DJ meeting the show's subject, Amy, and discussing the role that addic