Scott Mescudi is famous hip-hop artist and well known for kid Cudi music. He was in Rehab for “depression and suicidal urges”.
Kid Cudi disclosed this surprising news to his fans on his Facebook page where he mostly used to post about kid Cudi music. He wrote, “It’s been difficult for me to find the words to what I’m about to share with you because I feel ashamed. Ashamed to be a leader and hero to so many while admitting I’ve been living a lie. It took me a while to get to this place of commitment. It is something I have to do for myself, my family, my best friend/daughter and all of you, my fans. Yesterday I checked myself into rehab for depression and suicidal urges.”
Moreover, he said he is “a damaged human”. To the utter shock he also said that extreme anxiety and depression could have leaded him to suicide. He said, “I would’ve done something to myself”.
Research has revealed that most of the celebrities are passionate type of people about their jobs. When they get good fan clubs and lots of appreciation. They start to be overwhelmed by their success. They don’t want to lose it and that makes them depress. Ultimately it cause anxiety. So, the fear that, what if they could not perform? What if their performance won’t be up to the mark? Starts to eat them up alive.
Consequently, a stage comes when nothing even awards make them happy. All they think about is losing their game and not be able to meet the high expectations. This “what if” led to panic attacks and suicidal urges. Same thing was happened to kid Cudi. On a positive note he assured his fans that this dilemma would not affect kid Cudi music and soon they would be enjoying his new releases.
Suicidal tendency and panic attacks has affected many celebrities. Some of them even admitted it on different forums. Bruce Springsteen in his memoir has recently revealed his struggle with this depression. So, there many others like Run-D.M.C.’s Darryl “D.M.C.” McDaniels.
Finally, we hope he will recover and fans will enjoy Kid Cudi music soon!