Fantasia admits suicide attempt, releases new album BACK TO ME

Fantasia Barrino admits her only thought when she intentionally overdosed on aspirin and a sleep aid earlier this month was she “just wanted out.” In a new interview with VH1’s “Behind the Music,” the “American Idol” champ opens up about her suicide attempt and her affair with a married man.

Tracy Chapman “Born to Fight”… a dedication for Fantasia Barrino after overdose

Fantasia Barrino hospitalized yesterday in Charlotte, NC after apparent overdose/suicide attempt on combination of apsirin and sleeping pills. This comes on the heels of Paula Cook allegations that Fantasia broke up her marriage to Antwuan Cook and created sex tapes.

2005 American Idol contestant, Paula Goodspeed, commits suicide near Paula Abdul’s home

I’m surprised something like this hasn’t happened before now.  I always wonder about those contestants in the early rounds that are convenient targets of jokes and endless replays.  Are they in it for the 1 minute of fame or have they falsely lulled into believing they have superstar talent if talent at all?  At the […]