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10 Fallen Stars and Their Toxicology Reports


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DJ AM (birth name: Adam Goldstein)
DJ AM was known for his mashups — blends of at least two songs.
DJ AM was known for his mashups — blends of at least two songs.
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Date of Death: August 28, 2009

Age at Death: 36

Profession: DJ, Musician and MTV Show Host

Toxicology Details: Reports showed the 36-year-old had in his system at the time of death: cocaine, OxyContin, Hydrocodone or Vicodin, antianxiety drugs Xanax and Ativan, Klonopin (which also controls anger), Benadryl, and Levamisole (a drug used to cut cocaine).

Notes: DJ AM was known for his mashups — blends of at least two songs. He performed in clubs, on concert stages and at exclusive Hollywood parties. He was famous in part for his personal life — he dated actress-singer Mandy Moore and reality TV star Nicole Richie. In October, MTV was to debut his reality show, "Gone Too Far," in which he and concerned families staged interventions for drug abusers.


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