Will.i.am Opens Up About Tinnitus Which Leaves Him In Constant Pain

Will.i.am Opens Up About Tinnitus Which Leaves Him In Constant Pain
Tuáthla Lucey
Tuáthla Lucey

11 Feb 2018

Will.i.am has spoken out about suffering from tinnitus as a result of his attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

Former Black Eyed Peas performer Will.i.am suffers from the illness which causes people to hear a constant ringing sound in their head.

 When speaking on Visionaries, Will.i.am spoke candidly about his condition;
 
 "Alot of kids have that ADD, whatever you want to call it, attention disorder."

"I just figured out a way to get my attention disorder in order.

"I don't know how to stop, I don't know how to slow down. It's not escape, it's just order. And the side effect is tinnitus."

Confirming his condition, he went on to say: "Do I have tinnitus? Hell yeah I got tinnitus. All day everyday. Can't sleep? Turn up the TV, gotta' drown out my tinnitus."

 

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