The fast-paced lifestyle of riches and fame makes many want to obtain celebrity status. Unfortunately, countless people fall victim to the celebrity lifestyle and often mistakenly begin to believe they are invincible. With exposure to drugs and alcohol, celebrities often become entranced in a lifestyle that begins to center fully around their addiction.
Just like any drug addict, celebrities often end up throwing their entire lives away, losing focus on what truly matters. Just like many others these 5 celebrities who lost it to drugs and alcohol often regretted their choices after it was much too late.
1) Whitney Houston
Whitney Houston, daughter of gospel great Sissy Houston, rose to fame in the 1980s with her stellar vocals on pop songs and love ballads. Unfortunately, her religious background did not prevent her from falling victim to cocaine and a host of other drugs. Many blame her ex-husband Bobby Brown, yet some report her drug addiction started before she even met him. Regrettably, Houston fell victim to her addiction and passed away in 2012. Her daughter was found in the exact manner three years later.
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