#1 celebrity website 
							on The 100 Best web sites
   Sunday, October 21, 2018
Show TE Archives:
The Sia conundrum: if fame is so damaging, why pass it on to a child?

Pop artist Sia has rejected the spotlight, making her 15 year old muse the star of her live tour instead. But to what end? In 2013, Sia Furler declared she didn’t want to be famous.

A music industry veteran and survivor of alcoholism, addiction to painkillers and depression, she described fame as a monster that “questions everything there is to question. Even things I had never thought to question. Things I had never dreamed of feeling insecure about.”

This creature was bent on “criticising you for an hour straight once a day, every day, day after day”. “Me and fame will never be married,” she said.

Click on the headline and read the rest of the story.