Scottish singer Susan Boyle has revealed she has been diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome a form of autism. In an interview she told her relief at finally getting a “clearer understanding” of her condition. Boyle, 52, revealed she was misdiagnosed after complications at birth.She was told she had brain damage.
Boyle became a global sensation when she sang the Les Miserables number I Dreamed a Dream on TV contest Britain’s Got Talent in 2009. She has occasionally struggled with the pressures of fame, and was treated for nervous exhaustion soon after her stint on Britain’s Got Talent.