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10 Famous Stars With Bipolar Disorder

1. Delonte West

The former NBA star took time off from the game to deal with his bipolar disorder.

2. Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix had a song called “Manic Depression.”

3. Mariah Carey

Mariah revealed her struggle with bipolar disorder in 2018.

4. Charles Hamilton

Charles Hamilton

The troubled rapper was suffering before our eyes.

5. Jenifer Lewis

Auntie Jenifer spoke about her bipolar disorder with Oprah.

6. Nina Simone

Nina Simone... Source:Getty

The late, great Nina Simone was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in the late 80’s.

7. Alvin Ailey

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Ailey didn’t let his mental disorder stop him from achieving greatness as a dancer and choreographer.

8. Travis Barker

Travis Barker

The Blink-182 drummer was reportedly on dozens of bipolar meds at one point, but he is currently clean and sober.

9. Chris Brown

Brown was diagnosed with bipolar disorder back in 2014.

10. Kanye West

Yeezy recently revealed that he was diagnosed as bipolar when he was 39-years-old.