What happened to Tasha Cobbs Leonard? The singer’s battle with depression

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Tasha Cobbs Leonard is a gospel singer and songwriter. In 2013, EMI Gospel released their extended play Grace.

At the 56th Annual Grammy Awards, Cobbs won the award for Best Performance of Gospel or Contemporary Christian Music. She’s been open about struggling with depression, and she’s been through tough times before.

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But the news that Tasha died and had a heart attack broke through the media.

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Where did Tasha Cobbs Leonard go?

Cobbs, Toby Leonard has been open about being afraid and having a history of depression. She said in 2016 that she was diagnosed with depression in 2007.

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A talented singer whose songs inspire millions of people, Leonard has had a successful career as one of gospel’s best-known musicians, winning many awards. However, she has also gone through many difficult times.

Tasha said the following when asked about her battle with depression: “I always had these sad feelings, even when I was young. I thought I was the only one going through this and that something was wrong with me.

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When I was a worship pastor in my church in 2007, I realized there was a bigger problem. I would go home and stay under the covers with the curtains closed. I wouldn’t eat or leave my room for days, although I could get up and sing and see people being healed, delivered, and delivered.

My therapist told me I had depression. You might be surprised to hear Grammy-winning gospel singer Tasha Cobbs is sad. Yes, depression.

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I’m sure therapy helped me identify which parts of my life needed repair and I believe that God and my faith completed my recovery.”

The singer also said she struggled with her weight and knew she had to move on to find who she really is. In 2010 she took the planned measure and had an operation.

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Is Tasha Cobbs Leonard Dead or Alive After Her Heart Attack?

People say Tasha Cobbs Leonard has died, and rumor has it she had a heart attack. But there were no official reports on the news that Tasha Cobbs had a heart attack and passed away.

Official reports haven’t said anything about Tasha’s heart attack, so she must be fine and fine.

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In 2010, she launched her solo music career with the self-released album Smile. This was #2 on the Top Gospel Albums chart and #61 on the Billboard 200.

At the 56th Annual Grammy Awards in 2014, Tasha won her first Grammy for Best Performance of Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music.

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Tasha Cobbs Larson married Kenneth Leonard

On March 3, 2017, Tasha Cobbs married Leonard Kenneth Leonard in a private ceremony attended by only family and close friends.

Cobbs and her husband Kenneth founded Purpose Place Church in South Carolina in 2019. They are both co-pastors there.

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In 2021, the gospel singer and her music producer said they adopted a son named Asher.

People says the Leonards struggled to conceive and struggled with in vitro fertilization while trying to conceive for a long time.

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Asher is the first child of Tasha Cobbs and Kenneth Leonard. Kenneth has three children from a previous relationship.

While Tasha waited to become a mother, her family’s faith was tested. However, the Grammy winner said her faith was strengthened in the end. By talking about what happened in her family, she hopes to give people hope.

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How much money Tasha Cobbs Leonard has:

Networthspot says Tasha Cobbs Leonard has a net worth of $3.92 million.

Tasha makes most of her money from her job as a gospel singer. She has worked with companies such as Good American, Fendi, Fashion to Figure, ASOS, Emotive Vehicles, Gucci, FabFitFun, NAKIMULI and Tropical Grille.

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At the 56th Annual Grammy Awards in 2014, Tasha Cobbs won her first Grammy for Best Performance of Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music. Cobbs was named Gospel Artist of the Year at the 2015 GMA Dove Awards.

Ever since I was a child, I have always been very sad. I thought it was just me and something was wrong with me. As a worship pastor in my church in 2007, I realized there was more going on. I was in charge of our ministry for four or five years, and when I went to church I hugged everyone, smiled at everyone, kissed babies and so on.

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I could get up and sing and watch people being healed, set free, and find freedom in their lives, but when I got home I would stay under the covers with the curtains closed, not eaten, and wouldn’t leave my room for days. Shaniqua, who lived with me at the time and was my cousin, knew the routine: We came home from church. I undressed, put on something big and stayed in bed for days. This time I hadn’t left my room for three or four days and had been in bed the whole time. The house was completely dark, the curtains were drawn, and the sadness was so great that she moved out and stayed with my pastor for a week because she couldn’t take it.

How to Beat Depression: Three Lessons

Under those blankets, I said things to myself like, “No one wants you; they only want you for your gifts and talents.” People only want you for what you can give them, but nobody gives you anything in return. Of course none of that was true. I had a lot of people who loved me, but for some reason I was stuck at a point where I felt like I wasn’t good enough no matter how much I did or how much I offered. I would be sad for hours. I would cry sometimes and not even know why. It was just a heavy feeling that you can’t exactly put into words.

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During that time, something in my spirit told me, “Tasha, you need to do something about it.” I just felt that if I continued to be in this place, I couldn’t advance in my career and ministry. I thought, “Eventually someone will find out, and then it will be way bigger than I can handle.” So I got up to do some research and started looking into depression. I called my cousin Shaniqua and my pastor to tell them I thought I knew what was wrong with me. I immediately found a therapist so I could talk about what was going on in my life.

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Overcome depression and reclaim your life

My counselor said I was depressed. I know what you’re thinking: Grammy-winning gospel singer Tasha Cobbs is depressed? Yes, depression.

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I had never done anything like this. I thought I didn’t know anyone who went to therapy. Our churches and society don’t talk enough about mental health. I remember getting sick of even doing it. I only told my closest friends and family when I first started going to therapy. Everyone was very helpful. “Did you go to your appointment today?” they would ask. What went wrong? Have you made any progress?’ But I know that some people, especially in our culture, don’t have that kind of support and they have to go through difficult times alone. This needs to be fixed. Depression and people struggling with their mental health should get more attention from our culture and churches in general. From what I’ve seen from sharing my story with different people, I think it’s a lot more common than we think and I’m willing to take a leadership role in our culture and speak out about the mental health issues , which we have ignored.

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I think my faith was still my rock in all of this. I always use my father as an example. He was the rock on which our family was built. He showed me everything I know about life and ministry. My father died almost two years ago, a week before I won my first Grammy Award. One of the questions I get asked all the time is, “How did you grieve while having such a career in the public eye?” I think there are times in life when we have to do what we say. I have told people that he is the god of peace and that he takes the chaos out of our lives. The Bible speaks of peace that we cannot understand. I must believe with all my faith that He is the God I am preaching about. So when I can’t find peace in my spirit I can always turn to God and He gives me peace that I can’t even explain. Together with the therapy, this helps me to stay healthy. When it comes down to it, I do what I say now because that’s the only thing that really helps. I think therapy helped me see the parts of me that needed healing and then I believe that God and my faith healed me.

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I still see an advisor. It’s not as regular as it used to be, but I see my therapist about once a month to make sure we’re still on track. It’s something I support and believe in. I think that God has given some people on this earth the strength and power to help us through every situation in our lives.

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Although there was backlash, Irv Gotti stuck to his “truth” about Ashanti.

When we caught up with Irv Gotti on the MTV VMA red carpet, we gave him a chance to reconsider his comments in the face of the backlash, but he stuck to what he calls his “truth.”

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“That’s all I have. “They paid me a lot of money to talk about my life at Murder Inc. and that’s why I get all this criticism,” Gotti tells ESSENCE. “That’s all I have. I’m not the type to lie. I hope the best for Ashanti. If you watch Ashanti I hope you like it. But I only said what is true.”

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“I thought it was funny to see how angry people were with me. They were trying to start the #MeToo movement and I told them, “Yo, I told her I love her.” We were together for three years… I hope the best for her.”

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