Does Halle Berry have hearing loss? Although Halle Berry is a Type 1 diabetic, a condition that makes her twice as likely to have hearing loss, that’s not why she lost 80% of the hearing in her right ear. In 2004 she revealed she lost her hearing when a former boyfriend hit her in the head.
What artist is losing their hearing? Rocker Eric Clapton, diva Barbra Streisand and rapper Will.i.am may be worlds apart musically but they share this in common: All three are having audio difficulties. They’re among a growing number of musicians suffering from hearing loss after decades of exposure to loud music.
Can you be a singer with hearing loss? It’s common for hearing aids to not respond correctly to the pitch of certain musical notes. This makes it difficult for singers to reach some notes. It is also easier to hear high-pitched sounds when you wear a hearing aid. Yet, some singers with hearing aids experience some discomfort when performing.
Do any famous people have cochlear implants? Rush Limbaugh: Entertainer and radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh is one of the most well-recognized cochlear implant users in the world. In 2001 Limbaugh announced that he was deaf in both ears from auto-immune inner ear disorder. Today, he is a successful bilateral cochlear implant user.