Explaining his turning point and the big shock that made Will.i.am turn his health around, he continued: “The high cholesterol was a wakeup call, then I had bronchitis for a month and a half and I didn’t know why I couldn’t beat it.
“My immune system was weak and I was eating whatever I could eat for energy, my sleeping patterns were really off, I’d have two and a half hours, wake up, go to work, have a nap.
“So I really had to get my life in check. Since December I changed what I eat. I have a plant-based diet, I work out.”