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Jessica Simpson Opens Up About Her Struggles With Alcohol Addiction

Jessica Simpson Opens Up About Her Struggles With Alcohol Addiction

Jessica Simpson is getting candid about her struggles with addiction in a brand new interview on Today.

Airing tomorrow, January 29, the 39-year-old singer sits down with Hoda Kotb to open up about her addiction to alcohol.

“I had started a spiral and I couldn’t catch up with myself…and that was with alcohol,” she shared. “I would say it openly to everyone. ‘I know. I know, I’ll stop soon. I’ll cut back.’ For me to cut back, like I’m an all or nothing girl, and so I didn’t know it was a problem until it was.”

Jessica added that she completely lost herself in alcohol and always had to have a cup of something in her hand.

“I completely didn’t recognize myself…I always had a glitter cup,” she says. “It was always filled to the rim with alcohol. I just realized that I had to surrender.”

“It was time. I had to give it up and I was ready. I’m not going to miss another day.”

Check out a preview of her interview below and stay tuned for the full video:

READ MORE: Jessica Simpson Recalls Moment She Knew She Had to Quit Drinking

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