It turns out that [lastfm]FANTASIA BARRINO[/lastfm] did indeed try to commit suicide when she swallowed a bottle of aspirin in her North Carolina home on Monday night. That’s according to the 911 call. The caller . . . a male who was probably Fantasia’s manager, Brian Dickens . . . said Fantasia had, “taken a bottle of aspirin and she’s slowly losing consciousness.”
He also told the operator that Fantasia was in the shower, because her family had put her in there to try to keep her awake.
Fantasia was released from the hospital yesterday.
Her manager said, “She has been lifted up by the outpouring of love and support from her fans. She is more committed than ever to her daughter and her work because they are her heart, her soul and inspiration.”
Fantasia has a 9-year-old daughter named Zion. And here’s something worth mentioning: Zion’s 9th birthday was Sunday . . . one day before her mom tried to off herself, over a MAN. That would have made for a LIFETIME of horrendous birthdays for this child. Selfish