Steven Tyler: I Snorted Half of Peru!

by at . Comments

Give Steven Tyler points for honesty.

And shake your head over how he's still standing.

In an interview with 60 Minutes Australia that will air Sunday night, the singer is asked about previous claims that he spent $20 million on cocaine in the 1970s.

Steven Tyler Up Close

That's not exactly accurate, the ex-American Idol judge admits.

"Realistically, 5 or 6 [million]," says Tyler, adding: "You also could say I snorted half of  Peru, but it doesn't matter."

The Aerosmith frontman has been sober for 20 years, though he did suffer a relapse with prescription pills in the late 2000.

He underwent treatment and can now speak openly about the entire ordeal.

Somewhere, even Charlie Sheen is in awe of that whole Peru snorting thing.

Tags:
Like Us On Facebook

More From The Hollywood Gossip

Miley-cyrus-and-billy-ray-cyrus-red-carpet

Happy Father's Day: 9 Celebrities and the Famous Dads Who Love Them!

Since it's Father's Day, let's take a look at 9 celebrities and their dads! Awww!
Lorde-singer

67 Celebrities Whose Real Names Will Shock You

Oh to be rich and famous and able to go by a psuedonym. Here are 67 celebrities who don't use their real names.
Demi-lovato-pca-dress

15 Alcoholic Celebrities: Stars Who Have Battled the Bottle and Won (or Lost)

Many celebrities have struggled with alcoholism over the years. Here's a list of some of the biggest stars who have struggled with alcohol addiction.
13-celebrities-who-look-like-horses_jerry-seinfeld

Kentucky Derby Day: 11 Celebrities Who Look a Lot Like Horses

These celebrities look a lot like horses. We don't even mean that as an insult!

Avatar

he saw a few plastic surgeons lately?