“My problems didn't begin until well after the show, when I was dealing with family stuff, and alcohol became a way to suppress painful emotions," he said.
He continued, “At my worst point, I'd wake up and rush to the store to pick up a couple of cans of malt liquor. By noon, I'd start working on a bottle of hard alcohol. I'd drink all day, then black out and pass out at night. It was horrible, absolutely horrible."