Lisa Marie Presley is said to have felt ‘Stressed’ while appearing in public for the Golden Globes before her death
A deeper look at Lisa Marie PresleyThe final dates have been revealed.
Based on TMZ On Sunday, family sources shared that the 54-year-old singer-songwriter is feeling “stressed” about appearing in public, especially at the awards ceremony. Golden Globe, in the days before her death. During the coronavirus pandemic, Lisa Marie is said to have felt more comfortable because she can wear a mask out of the house and no one can recognize her on the street, not even the paparazzi.
However, her world soon falls apart when her son Benjamin Keough died by suicide during the pandemic in July 2020. TMZ claimed that the musician had understandably struggled with grief and rarely left her home in 2021 and 2022 after his death because she “didn’t want to be seen”. But with the success of Baz Luhrmannmovies of Elvis, she realized three months earlier that she would have to attend public events for it again. According to the source, the thought of being at the concert made her “panic” and “nervous,” and it just continued to build up. Very very sad.
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Around this time, we previously covered the singer – who has battled addiction for years – opioid relapse and started taking weight loss pills trying to look her best to celebrate the movie at the Golden Globes. She is said to have lost between 40 and 50 pounds in the six weeks leading up to the awards ceremony. But beyond her looks, TMZ sources claim Globe’s stress was part of the reason she started taking drugs. As a family member bluntly put it:
“If it weren’t for the Golden Globes, Lisa might still be alive today.”
Whoa… This is heartbreaking to hear. Lisa is noticeably unstable on the red carpet night of the event. More host Billy Bushwho did one of the last interviews with the artist, recalls her being “very unbalanced,” adding:
“The speech was very slow. And, sure enough, when the interview was over, I turned to the producer next to me and said, ‘Something’s wrong here.’”
Then, two days later, she grievingly went into complete cardiac arrest and died at the hospital. The Los Angeles Coroner’s Office The official cause of Lisa Marie’s death has not been released, as they are still waiting for toxicology report at this time. We can’t imagine the hardships of the past few months – and even years – for Lisa. React, readers Perezcious? Let us know in the comments below.
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