If you missed it, (10-18-17) on CBS’ “The Talk,” singer and guest co-host Michelle Williams opened up about her struggles with depression.
“I think at the age of 25, had I had a name to what I was feeling at the time, I would have disclosed that, ‘I’ve been suffering from depression.’ You know, I didn’t know until I was in my 30’s what was going on… I’ve been suffering since the age of between 13 and 15… at that age, I didn’t know what to call it… for years, I’m in one of the top-selling female groups of all time [Destiny’s Child], suffering with depression.
When I disclosed it to our manager [Matthew Knowles] at the time, bless his heart, he was like ‘you all just signed a multi-million dollar deal, you’re about to go on tour, what do you have to be depressed about.’ So I was like, ‘oh, maybe I’m just tired.’”
She continues, “It got really, really bad… to the point of I was suicidal. I was to that place where it got so dark and heavy… I wanted out…”
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‘DESTINY’S CHILD’ MICHELLE WILLIAMS CANDID ON DEPRESSION: ‘I WAS SUICIDAL was originally published on praisecleveland.com