Demi Lovato (born Demetria Devonne "Demi" Lovato; August 20, 1992)
Demi Lovato is an American actress and singer best known for starring in 'Camp Rock'.
Net worth: Demi Lovato's net worth is $15 million according to Celebrity Net Worth. (2013)
Childhood: Demi Lovato was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico and raised in Dallas, Texas. Her parents are musician and engineer Patrick Martin and former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader Dianna Lee Hart. Lovato started out acting on 'Barney & Friends' with Selena Gomez. At a young age, she pursued an interest in music, learning piano and guitar. She also took acting and dancing classes. Lovato was viciously bullied as a child to the point that she requested home school education, inspiring her to become a spokesperson for anti-bullying organization PACER later in life.
Career: Lovato's first big break was starring in the Disney Channel's film 'Camp Rock' as Mitchie Torres in 2008, alongside US pop group The Jonas Brothers. Lovato released her debut album 'Don't Forget' the same year. The album peaked at number two in the Billboard 200 album charts and has been certified gold in the United States. In 2009, Lovato starred in Disney Channel sitcom, 'Sonny with a Chance'. In June 2009, Lovato starred in another Disney Channel film, 'Princess Protection Program' alongside Selena Gomez. That July, Lovato released her second album 'Here We Go Again'. The album debuted at number one in the Billboard 200 album charts selling 108,000 copies in the first week of release. The album has been certified gold in the United States. In 2010, Lovato starred in the 'Camp Rock' sequel, 'Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam'. Lovato released her third album 'Unbroken' in 2011. The album debuted at number four on the Billboard 200, but it did top the digital albums chart. The album was certified gold in the United States and featured guest spots from Missy Elliott, Timberland and Jason Derulo. In 2012 Lovato became a judge on the second season of the American X-Factor along with Simon Cowell, Britney Spears and L.A. Reid. In 2013, Lovato released her fourth album 'Demi'. The album debuted at number three in the Billboard 200 album charts, behind Vampire Weekend's 'Modern Vampires Of The City' and George Strait's 'Love Is Everything'. The album sold 110,000 copies in its first week making it the highest selling opening week of her career so far. In December of that year, Lovato confirmed that she would not return to X-Factor in order to focus on touring and recording. Demi Lovato: Personal Life Demi Lovato is a Christian, who prays with her band before they perform. She is also a supporter of gay rights. Lovato briefly dated Joe Jonas of The Jonas Brothers in 2010. Lovato has struggled with drugs, admitting to using cocaine multiple times a day at a point in her life. Lovato went to rehab and completed her treatment on January 28, 2011.
She's been snapped getting some downtime during her ongoing treatment.
It's been two months to the day since Demi Lovato was rushed to hospital following an apparent overdose, but fans will be glad to hear that she looks as well as ever having recently been snapped grabbing a coffee near where she is currently receiving treatment for her addiction.
Demi Lovato performing live at Rock in Rio
The 26-year-old was spotted for the first time since her hospitalisation dressed casually as she chatted to a female friend who was walking her dog close to the rehab center where Demi is now receiving advice and treatment.
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Dianna De La Garza gave a TV interview this week, and also addressed the opioid addiction sweeping America.
Demi Lovato’s mother, Dianna De La Garza, has opened up about the pop star’s overdose publicly for the first time.
With her daughter’s permission, De La Garza spoke to Newsmax TV this week about how she reacted to when she first heard about Lovato’s near-death experience following a drugs overdose back in July. She revealed that her daughter was in a “critical condition” for two days and that she had no idea whether Demi would make it or not.
“It’s still a really difficult thing to talk about. I literally start to shake a little bit when I start to remember what happened that day,” De La Garza began. “I was actually looking at my phone and all these texts started coming in.”
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She thanks her team and hospital staff for saving her life.
After a trying past couple of weeks, Demi Lovato has finally opened up to her fans in a personal letter addressing her recent lapse into drug and alcohol abuse which resulted in her hospitalisation on July 24th. It's clear from her message that her support has been overwhelming - enough to, hopefully, help her overcome her illness.
Demi Lovato performing live
The 25-year-old singer spoke out about her struggle with addiction in a post on Instagram yesterday (August 5th 2018) having spent several days in an LA hospital after a suspected overdose. She's 'alive and well', but healing from this event is just the start of a long recovery.
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Lovato's friends and family are reportedly keen to get her to go to rehab when she's released from Cedars-Sinai.
Demi Lovato is reportedly being urged towards a stay in rehab by her friends and loved ones as she gets ready to leave hospital, more than a week after suffering a near-fatal overdose.
The 25 year old pop star was reportedly found unconscious at her Los Angeles home following a party, and was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Now, however, according to TMZ who have spoken to sources close to Lovato, she has “stabilised from her overdose” and that her plan now is to “get out of the hospital this week”.
While the decision is ultimately down to her, the singer’s close family and friends are trying to talk her into going to a rehabilitation facility so she doesn’t fall off the wagon again. This seems to contradict recent reports that they hadn’t even spoken to her about the possibility of seeking treatment.
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The singer is still sick a week after shocking overdose.
Demi Lovato has had quite the difficult week, and remains in hospital still extremely unwell following her overdose. It has been reported that doctors don't expect her to suffer any lasting damage, however, though she is yet to make a personal statement regarding her condition.
Demi Lovato with Dani Vitale at Rock in Rio
As it turns out, the 25-year-old's overdose after a night of partying from an as yet unknown substance which was treated at the scene with anti-opioid medication Narcan was not only enough to put her life severely at risk, but was bad enough that she remains in Cedars-Sinai Medical Center a week after she was discovered unconscious in her Hollywood home.
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The call that her friend made to emergency services has been released.
While the circumstances surrounding Demi Lovato's overdose and hospitalisation this week remain undisclosed, a recording of the call that her friend made to emergency services has surfaced. It doesn't give a lot away regarding the incident, but it certainly colours what we know so far.
Demi Lovato performing live
In the call, Demi's name is not mentioned, but we do hear a worried female friend of hers talking things through with the 911 operator. She explains that 'the patient' is upstairs accompanied by some other friends, as the operator requests that they send someone out to flag down the ambulance.
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Lovato was taken to hospital on Tuesday this week following a suspected drug overdose, following six years of sobriety.
A source close to Demi Lovato has claimed that singer has confided in her friends that her apparent recent overdose has been “a wake-up call”.
The 25 year old pop megastar is now reportedly conscious and recovering at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, having been rushed there from her Hollywood Hills home on Tuesday night (July 24th) following a suspected drug overdose.
Lovato has for years been forthright in her battle with substances and alcohol, and had been clean for a long time until recently. However, a source close to her has now told Entertainment Tonight that she’s taken this episode to heart and is dedicated to getting back on the wagon.
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She's being treated at an LA hospital after being found unconscious this week.
Fans, friends and family members of Demi Lovato have been left heartbroken over reports that the singer has been admitted to hospital after a suspected overdose. She's apparently recovering, but the shocking news comes just weeks after she unveiled her candid new single 'Sober'.
Demi Lovato at Rock in Rio
The 25-year-old is allegedly resting up at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center having been rushed there yesterday afternoon (July 24th 2018) when she was found unconscious at her Los Angeles home. According to reports, she was treated with naloxone or Narcan, which is used to block the effects of opioids.
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The pair have apparently been hanging out over the weekend.
Just weeks after expressing that her loneliness had driven her to drink in her new song 'Sober', Demi Lovato has been reportedly spotted spending time with rapper G-Eazy who only recently split from his last girlfriend. The pair were seen leaving a nightclub together in Hollywood.
Demi Lovato performing live at Rock in Rio
Pictures show Demi and a mysterious man holding hands and leaving the Warwick nightclub in Hollywood at around 2:30 a.m. on Saturday night (July 14th 2018), allegedly a mere hour and a half after arriving. Various publications have since identified the man - of whom paparazzi shots only show the back of the head - as G-Eazy.
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Fans show their support for Demi during a harrowing performance.
Demi Lovato performed her latest single 'Sober' live for the first time at Lisbon's Rock In Rio, and it's the most emotional thing you'll see all week. She recently took to the studio to confess that she'd fallen off the wagon, but to her fans it was a remarkable display of bravery.
Demi Lovato performing live
The 25-year-old took to Rock In Rio Lisboa earlier this week where she presented her audience with a candid performance of her confessional song 'Sober' while on piano.
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Demi Lovato seen performing alone and with performing on their 2016 Honda Civic Tour: Future Now held at Barclays Center of Brooklyn. Demi wore multiple stage outfits including a revealing body accompanied by thigh-high boots. New York, United States - Friday 8th July 2016
Demi Lovato was all smiles as she appeared on stage with country icon Brad Paisley. The pair were playing together as part of the Good Morning America Summer Concert Series at Central Park, New York, United States - Friday 24th June 2016
Date of birth
20th September, 1992