- Britney Spears
Number 3 on our list of 10 celebrities who have battled drug addiction comes American singer, dancer and actress Britney Spears. A legendary artist, Spears has sold more than 150 million records worldwide, which makes her one of the best-selling artists of all time. Known for her hit singles …Baby One More Time, Oops!… I Did It Again, Toxic, Stronger, Gimme More, Womanizer, Circus,Hold It Against Me, Till the World Ends, among other, this Grammy-winning singer is one of the biggest pop music influencers of all time. After losing a close aunt to ovarian cancer in January 2007, Spears checked into rehab the next month to recover from drug addiction. Although she came out of it the very next day and shocked the world by shaving her head, she eventually recovered from her addiction. After a period of personal struggles, where the media was also very unkind towards her, she came back with a bang in her career and has been unstoppable since.