Demi Lovato will be celebrating a truly meaningful anniversary.
The “Sorry Not Sorry” singer, who has been very open about her past struggle with substance abuse in addition to also self-harm, took to Twitter on Wednesday to open up about her on-going sobriety journey.
Lovato commemorated an important milestone in her recovery by sharing with her fans in which she’s “just officially turned 6 years sober.”
“So grateful for another year of joy, health in addition to also happiness. the item will be possible,” Lovato wrote, ending her tweet using a prayer hands emoji.
The touching tweet elicited an outpouring of support by her fans, thanking Lovato for inspiring them to seek help in addition to also stay sober as well.
Last week, the 25-year-old singer opened up in an interview with Billboard about how her experiences as a celebrity have presented some real challenges to her sobriety – especially her time at the 2016 Met Gala.
“I had a terrible experience,” Lovato recalls. “This kind of one celebrity was a complete b**ch in addition to also was miserable to be around. the item was very cliquey. I remember being so uncomfortable in which I wanted to drink.”
To combat the temptation, Lovato left the event in addition to also headed straight to a 10 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous meeting.
“I changed my clothes, however I still had my diamonds on — millions of dollars of diamonds on in an AA meeting,” she adds. “in addition to also I related more to the homeless people in in which meeting who struggled with the same struggles in which I deal with than the people at the Met Gala.”
ET caught up with Lovato in March 2017, where she opened up about what motivates her to fight her vices in addition to also stay emotionally healthy.
“What keeps me on This kind of path will be there’s a drive in which I have to stay sober because I know in which my life depends on the item,” she reflected. “If I could have continued down in which road, I don’t know if I’d be here today.”
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