May 15, 2013 - 8:11am by McCarton
Being in the music business requires a thick skin: just ask Lana Del Rey.
The singer battled alcohol addiction in her teens, but recently said that criticism from the media and musical peers has tempted her to relapse on more than one occasion. Lana, who rose quickly to fame after the YouTube hit "Video Games," said the press has been unfairly harsh to her at times and that the "school of hard knocks" can be difficult for those trying to stay sober in the music industry.
Find out what else she had to say after the jump!