Hip Hop Artists With Mental Illnesses

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Hip hop artists may seem like they’re living a life of luxury with money and fame, but there’s definitely a dark side to it all. While some are on top of the world now, a lot of artists have been struggling with internal battles for a lot of their lives, whether it be due to trauma or difficult situations. See who suffers from mental illness in hip hop in our gallery.

dmx 2012 Rock The Bells Festival Press Conference And Fan Appreciation Party

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Check out hip hop artists with mental illnessesĀ on the following pages.

Chris Brown

Chris Brown For iHeartRadio Live With Special Guest T.I. At The iHeartRadio Theater Los Angeles

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A few years ago, Chris Brown was diagnosed with bipolar disorder.

Kevin Gates

Kevin Gates in concert

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Kevin Gates has been very open with his struggle with clinical depression.