Demi Lovato Will Take a Break From Music in 2017: 'I Am Not Meant for This Business & The Media'

Demi Lovato arrives at the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party
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Demi Lovato arrives at the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted By Graydon Carter at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on Feb. 28, 2016 in Beverly Hills, Calif. 

Demi Lovato has had quite a day on Twitter. Earlier on Tuesday (Oct. 4), the artist sent out a series of tweets regarding her controversial new interview with Glamour, in which she called out Taylor Swift and her squad for "tearing Katy Perry down" with the "Bad Blood" song and video. Now, Lovato has left her fans shocked and saddened by tweeting that she plans to take a break from the industry come 2017. 

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She wrote how excited she is for the new year, adding, "I am not meant for this business and the media."

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Lovato isn't the only pop star taking a leave of absence: Fellow Disney Channel alum Selena Gomez recently announced her (temporary) exit as well, due to lupus-related anxiety, panic attacks and depression.


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