5 Finger Loss of life Punch singer Ivan Moody is celebrating 5 years of sobriety on Instagram, sharing a throwback video to the primary anniversary of his dedicated life-style.
Moody’s restoration is one he is been very open about, having enduring life-threatening well being emergencies amid his previous problematic consuming. It strained relationships, as he is admitted, but additionally introduced him with a chance for redemption and to be an inspiration for others confronting habit.
And, as seen within the video clip under, it has additionally fortified bonds along with his household as he and his daughter Lexi change “I love you,” as Moody prepares to chop a celebratory cake adorned with the paintings for (from what we are able to inform, it is a bit blurry) 5 Finger Loss of life Punch’s 2015 album Obtained Your Six, in addition to an ornamental cake baseball bat, a symbolic fixture usually related to the band.
“I’m proud of you,” says Lexi. “Thank you. I wouldn’t be here without you,” replies Moody.
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Every day sober is a serious accomplishment and it got here with the assistance of many different round Moody, together with Judas Priest singer Rob Halford.
In an interview with Loudwire detailing his highway to restoration, Moody recollects, “When I was in my fifth recovery center, Rob Halford [reached out to my manager]. He said, ‘I really want to meet this gentleman, I want to know this kid. I want him to know there’s somebody out here who understands.’ When I was in this center, we got four phone calls a day, five minute intervals. I made it a point to call him once a day … That’s one of my heroes. Taking those phone calls meant so much to me, that somebody of a different status was reaching down for me and saying, ‘It’s okay, dude. We’ve been there. I’ve been there.’”
Watch that full interview straight under.
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From all of us at Loudwire, congratulations on 5 years sober, Ivan!
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