Being a celebrity means dealing with various ups and downs.
Celebrities are always in the public eye and under intense scrutiny, hence the slightest mistake they make can ruin their lives and even their careers.
A scandal is not anything new, but for celebrities, this can cause so much damage. Over the years, scores of celebrities have fallen prey to unwanted situations; some have been found drink driving, possessing banned substances, smoking or even in sex scandals.
Though some of these stars manage to get back into the limelight, for others, they have had to find a new line of work.
Below are some Black celebrities whose careers were cut short due to sex scandals: