On the latest cover of Good Housekeeping, Queen Latifah is ALL smiles! However, inside the magazine she reveals that she's made it through some extremely dark times, and she didn't always handle it in the healthiest of ways.
In 1992 her brother Lancelot Jr. died in a fatal accident, and to make matters even worse he was riding a motorcycle she bought him at the time of the crash. Then in 1995, she was the victim of an EXTREMELY violent carjacking in which her friend was shot and nearly died!
Latifah admits that she didn't really know how to deal with all of the pain, so she turned to booze to help cope with it all: