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Nick Jonas 'Reeling' Over Reports of Demi Lovato Overdose, But 'She's a Fighter'

Joe and Kevin Jonas have also taken to Twitter to send love to their friend.

Following reports of Demi Lovato's hospitalization Tuesday (July 24) after an apparent overdose, Nick Jonas -- one of her earliest friends in the industry and a business partner in Safehouse Records -- took to Twitter to wish Lovato well.       

"Like all of you I am reeling at the news about Demi. All of us love her and need to pray for her to get well. She is a fighter," he tweeted, adding the hashtag #prayfordemi.

About an hour earlier, brother and Jonas Brothers bandmate Joe Jonas also shared his support for friend and ex Demi. "Like all of you I am thinking of @DDLovato right now," he wrote. "She needs our prayers and support. We all know how strong you are Demi."      

The 3rd leg of the former Jonas Brothers, Kevin, also took to Twitter to show his support for the singer and her family: "Sending my prayers and thoughts to @ddlovato and her family right now." 

During a 2016 interview for a Billboard cover story, Lovato and Nick Jonas talked about their then-new business partnership and their early friendship through Disney Channel's Camp Rock movies. They also addressed the aftermath of Lovato punching a dancer on a 2010 Jonas Brothers tour and having to leave the road early.

"I distanced myself as I was getting involved with self-destructive things," Lovato told Billboard about stepping away from her friendship with Nick at the time. "After treatment, I had to have some time sober before I wasn't embarrassed to talk to him. Nick says I sent text messages, but I don't remember shit. The first time we saw each other since that tour was my [2012 Los Angeles] concert at The Greek. We caught up right before the show, then performed. It was an emotional reunion -- I got one of my best friends back."


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