Elton John and Amenemhat: Reuters
American rapper Eminem sought help in the fight against drug addiction by British musician Elton John. This is stated in the biography of a hip-hop artist “Not afraid: the Evolution of Eminem” (Not Afraid: The Evolution of Eminem), reports the Daily Mail.
In 2007, Eminem in a critical condition in hospital due to an overdose of potent painkiller Vicodin. It is noted that the rapper “took a dose equivalent to four packages of heroin.” After two cases of relapse during addiction treatment, he decided to seek the assistance of Elton John, who for nearly 30 years, did not use drugs. Weekly artists communicated with each other and as a result have become close friends.
Eminem repeatedly mentioned Vicodin in his tracks. In particular, the medicinal product the songs Deja Vu, Old Time’s Sake, Kill You and Going Through Changes.
In October it became known about the new autobiography by Elton John in which he told about the deeds committed under the influence of cocaine. The artist, in particular, undressed on camera and punched his Manager.
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