Bebe Rexha Opens Up About Bipolar Disorder Diagnosis: 'I'm Not Ashamed Anymore'
Bebe Rexha is sharing details of her mental health with fans. Rexha took to social media on Monday (April 15) to reveal that she has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder.
"For the longest time, I didn’t understand why I felt so sick. Why I felt lows that made me not want to leave my house or be around people and why I felt highs that wouldn’t let me sleep, wouldn’t let me stop working or creating music. Now I know why," the singer shared with her followers. She also shared the same news on her Instagram account, which featured a screeshot of the tweet with the caption "Honesty is a form of self love."
I’m bipolar and I’m not ashamed anymore. That is all. (Crying my eyes out.)— Bebe Rexha (@BebeRexha) April 15, 2019
Rexha also opened up about her mental health playing a role in her upcoming album, tweeting, "This next album will be my favorite album ever because I’m not holding anything back." During the vulnerable moment, the singer also added that she hopes that her fans accept her for who she is, and that she doesn't want them to feel sorry for her.
This next album will be favorite album ever because I’m not holding anything back. I love you all very much. And I hope you accept me as I am.— Bebe Rexha (@BebeRexha) April 15, 2019
I don’t want you to feel sorry for me. I just want you to accept me. That’s all. Love you.— Bebe Rexha (@BebeRexha) April 15, 2019
Meanwhile, Rexha has also taken to social media to share her excitement about her upcoming music. No release date for the album has been set yet.