Fall Out Boy Singer Recalls Drug Overdose

FALL OUT BOY singer PETE WENTZ tried to commit suicide after the pressure of recording the band's first album on Island Records became too much to handle. The frontman suffered a breakdown during the recording of FROM UNDER THE CORK TREE last year (FEB05) and took a handful of anxiety pills in a desperate attempt to free himself of his depression. Wentz says, "My head was racing with self-doubt and negative thoughts. I just wanted to shut my head up. I didn't really think about whether I slept or died. "It was overwhelming. I was either totally anxious or totally depressed. It is particularly overwhelming when you are on the cusp of something very big and thinking that it will be a big flop. I was racked with self-doubt."


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LOL. BEST BUY LIVES ON.
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dear people.and article.1. he is not the singer.2. he doesnt care if you care about him.3. old news kthnx.
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Pete on behalf of my best friend and I we say well were just thankful your still here 2day w/ out u =no fob=lots of sad people.Glad ur ok!! my friend is having a little bit of the same prob right now she says being around family and friends who
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hey pete you are so hot y would you do somethin like that there are people in this world that care about you boy damn i almost cryed wheni got the news keep your head up boy always ur biggest fan Danielle
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