Contributed by AdamBernard:
A legendary musician lays in his bed staring at yet another hotel room ceiling. This ceiling happens to be in Europe. Millions of thoughts enter his mind, all about life, all leading to a finality he isn’t sure he can handle. D.M.C., one third of the legendary trio Run-D.M.C., was the man in that bed and wide eyed and wide awake the question of whether or not he still needed to be alive entered his head. “There was an empty void in me,” he explains of his pained night of a decade ago, “I was suicidal.” Read more.