"Say no to these drugs" - Bow Wow opens up on Codeine Addiction

Lewis Collier
September 15, 2018

"My attitude everything changed (sic)". My fans started to...

Bow Wow went on to tell the tale of his risky habit, with his tweets telling a story about how his lean addiction got to the point of agony, stating "much so that he started missing shows, getting into fights, and causing his most loyal fans to turn on him".

'I never felt a pain like that ever. It was summer but i was walking round with 3 hoodies on because i was so cold. "I missed the chicago show of that tour baltimore show BECAUSE I WAS FUCKING HIGH AND SICK! that shit is not cool and i was doing it to be cool!"

He continued, detailing the physical effect it had on him, adding he nearly died. "Be the best you", he wrote to his followers. "Ima start being more vocal". Well even though it looked all good from outside to fans, Bow Wow was indeed going through a lot in the inside including fighting drug abuse. Parents watch your kids. We want you here.

Now after the untimely death of Mac Miller, who reportedly died of a drug overdose, the Growing Up Hip Hop star is opening up about the time he used to sip that syrup called "lean" and launched a series of encouraging tweets urging kids to steer clear of drugs, Complex reports. My body had too much codeine in it.to this day my stomach will never feel the same nor digest the same. Never be the same and it hasnt been.

"Dolly Parton, Sia Drop Collab From ‘Dumplin" Soundtrack
This self-penned song was originally recorded by Parton and included on her Coat of Many Colors album (October 1971). It is expected Netflix will release Dumplin' later this year, while the soundtrack will be released on November 30.

'DRUG FREE IS THE WAY TO BE! smarten up tighten up out here.

As most of you probably already know, Bow Wow uses Instagram and Twitter as an outlet for his thoughts and feelings no matter how alarming or controversial they may be. Not one! I love all yall. Break the cycle. PEACE.

Bow Wow's message comes days after Miller was found dead in his Los Angeles home of a suspected overdose.

Charlie Puth this week revealed he attempted to get Mac clean.

During the UCP tour with Chris Brown in 2007, Bow Wow was using the drug multiple times every day until an incident which saw him sent to the hospital. There could not have been anybody more supportive of him being sober than Ariana. If you uncomfortable talking to people around you.

Other reports by

Discuss This Article

FOLLOW OUR NEWSPAPER