Season 7, Episode 9
Location: Willingboro, New Jersey
What’s memorable: The painful love triangle that sent him down such a self-destructive path. The way the music industry, ironically, destroyed what his career could have become.
Official Synopsis: When Robby’s mother discovered his talent for music, she became a classic stage mother and relentlessly pushed him. Robby formed a group which became an instant success, even earning a Grammy nomination. But Robby indulged in the excesses of fame and fortune, and became an alcoholic. The group fell apart, and Robby became deeply depressed. His family and friends fear that he is intentionally drinking himself to death and believe that an intervention is their last hope.
Original Air Date: January 2010