For the first time since her reported overdose, Demi Lovato spoke out yesterday and the outpouring of support from fellow artists like Jennifer Lopez, Macklemore, Sam Smith, Luis Fonsi was overwhelming.
In an emotional Instagram post, the singer was candid about facing addiction. “What I’ve learned is that this illness is not something that disappears or fades with time. It is something I must continue to overcome and have not done yet,” she said. The entire message can be found here.
In response, several artists commented with their best wishes as follows:
“Oh baby… sending you love,” Jennifer Lopez commented on Lovato’s letter.
“Sending love Demi,” wrote Macklemore. “I’ve relapsed many times. The recovery community has always welcomed me back with infinite love and support. Always here for you. One day at a time.”
“Beautiful woman xx inspiration to millions x,” Sam Smith commented.
“Much amor Demi,” Luis Fonsi said. “We love you.”