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Brent Smith of Shinedown cleans up and slims down
Brent Smith of Shinedown cleans up and slims down

The band Shinedown has been around for more than a decade, selling more than 10 million albums worldwide. In 2012 they launched their fourth album, "Amaryllis," which made its debut at No. 4 on the Billboard 200. But the last year has been more than just about launching a new album for Brent Smith, the band's lead singer. After battling drug and alcohol addiction, becoming obese and being insulted on national television for his weight, a loving woman and the inspiration of his son and fans straightened him out, he said. He traded mind-altering substances for butt-kicking workouts and a clean diet, dropping almost 70 pounds. Tell me about your issues with weight. The...

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