Celebrities often have everything that anyone could ever wish for. But, being a star isnâ€™t all that itâ€™s cracked up to be. Many celebrities, for example, talk about the pressure and stress of fame, saying that itâ€™s hard to handle and that itâ€™s quite easy to succumb to its many pitfalls. The following list tells of 11 celebrities who werenâ€™t able to handle their careers right and threw it all away.
1. Whitney Houston
As great as Whitney was on stage, she had a reputation for abusing all sorts of drugs. Particularly, she took a liking to cocaine. Sheâ€™d tried to clean up countless times and was even primed for a comeback before her untimely death. Experts confirmed that Houston died from drowning in her bathtub after overdosing on drugs.