Mother of Omo Ada hitmaker, Medikal, Madam Portia Lamptey says she had to undergo difficult times to look her son, Samuel Adu Frimpong, popularly known as Medikal, finish Senior High School.
According to her, all efforts to show her son far from doing music proved futile until he attained the limelight.
Madam Portia said she wanted Medikal to turn out to be a doctor and not someone who could sing songs to make a lifestyles. She introduced that his dad wasn’t also assisting the direction Medikal chose. “I desired him to end up a physician. Initially I pressured him loads and I might lock him in his room and beat him due to his stubbornness,” she stated.
At a point she said Medikal was sacked from school and the best manner she had to convince the headmaster was to easy his workplace and that of the college compound.
“I had to sweep all the compound of Odorgonnor for the headmaster to have pity on me and to accept my son back. I did everything for him. His dad wasn’t in support of what he did,” she said.
“Along the line we realised it was in his blood. One day, I told him to stop the music or deny me. He told me that he will do any work but will sill attach the music,” she recounted.
After giving him the chance to do music, she said she listens to Medikal’s songs before they come out.