Demi Lovato says she relapsed in new song

The pop star, who has been open about her struggles with addiction, sings about relapsing after being sober for six years in an emotional new single.
2:34 | 06/22/18

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Transcript for Demi Lovato says she relapsed in new song
And we're going to go now to our "Gma" cover story about demi Lovato who is opening up about addiction and eluding to relapse in her new song after six years of sobriety and erielle reshef is here with more. Reporter: Demi Lovato has been open about her mental health and bouts with addiction but her new song is striking a chord with fans and revealing she may have relapsed. ??? I'm so sorry I'm not sober anymore ??? It may be the most personal song of her career. Demi Lovato seemingly admitting she has relapsed after six years of sobriety in her new song "Sober." ??? I'm sorry for the fans who watched I wanna be a role model but I'm only human ??? Reporter: The 25-year-old has publicly battled addiction, eating disorders and mental illness for years. She opened up about her journey in her 2017 documentary is the simply complicated." I had anxiety around this interview. Why is that? Because the last time I did an interview this long I was on cocaine. Reporter: Even touching on her first relapse in 2013. I wasn't ready to get sober. Nobody knew. I went on a bender of like two months where I was using daily. Reporter: Back in April speculation and concern grew among her fans over her sobriety after this photo was posted of her holding a cup containing a yellow liquid. She said it was a red bull and shortly after that commotion online, she canceled the remaining tour dates of her South American tour. Reporter: In an interview with new you media last year she expressed how important it is to tell her story. I think it's important that people learn from other people's struggles. Reporter: In this ballad she shares her struggles with fans and promises to get help. ??? I'll prom I'll be help ??? ??? it wasn't my intention I'm sorry to myself ??? Other stars lying Iggy Azalea sweeted their support for demi and honesty in that song. Demi has always said she hopes her fans can draw strength from her struggles and, brave, she is. You are so brave and a great friend of ours at "Gma."

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