Medikal, whose real name is Samuel Adu Frimpong is one of the most popular artists in Ghana. The 24 year old hiphop musician is very successful despite his young age. In fact, he was one of the artists that got very high nominations for 2017, together with Sarkodie in the Ghana Music Awards. All this and more will be found in the following Medikal biography brief. Read on to understand a few things about the well accomplished artist who can be a great role model to many in Ghana and beyond.
Medikal is a renowned artist in Ghana that is known for good hip hop songs. He has collaborated with Ghana's best in the music industry which goes to show that he has potential for becoming successful even more. This, coupled with his hard work and passion, Medikal appears to be an unstoppable force in the Ghanaian and African musical scenes.
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- Nationality: Ghanaian
- Born: Kumasi, Ghana
- Age: 24 years
- Married: Not married
- Occupation: Artist/Musician
- Famous for: He is well known for his excellent hip hop music
- Facebook: Medikal
The following is a biography of Medikal the successful hip hop artist in Ghana. Read on to know more about him.
Going by Amg Medikal age, one can tell that the young musician left school a few years ago. So which SHS did Medikal attend? Well, it is clear that Medikal was in junior high school as this is where he got his name from his then school dad. The name was drawn from the fact that his songs mainly revolved around hospitals and medical practitioners.
It is clear that Medikal began his singing early in life, when he was still in school. He has always had a liking for the medics including doctors, nurses and surgeons hence his musical content. His intention was always to prove that he was a sick rapper in the industry. True to this, he has proven over the years that he is dope and worth being listened to.
Medical is known for being one of the hard working artist in the industry. He has released some songs and collaborated with other successful artists in Ghana. Some of his common releases include forever my love where he featured Bisa Kadie, Confirm, Per Kakra featuring Criss Waddle, Confirm Remix featuring Sarkodie, Connect, Sales, By heart Boy and Medikal Bra Krom just to mention a few. Being a young talented artist, he has drawn inspiration from both local and international artists including Lil Wayne and Sarkodie.
In 2010, Medikal was signed into the Arab Money Gang (AMG) Record Label which is owned by one of his inspirations, Criss Waddle. He is passionate about what he does as it is something he intends to use to inspire the youth to achieve whatever they want. His great achievement can be recognized through his awards and nominations. These include the following:
- Afro Pop Song Of The Year (Nominated)
- Best Rapper of the year (Nominated)
- Hip Hop Song Of The Year (Nominated)
- Best Collaboration of the year (Nominated)
- Hiplife/hip Pop Artiste Of The Year (Nominated)
- Best New Act (Nominated)
- Overall Artist of the Year (Nominated)
All the above nominations happened in 2017. In 2016 he won the best discovery video in the MTN 4syte Music Video Awards. He also won the IARA best African music artist award in 2018.
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Medikal is a son to Mrs. Porshia Lamptey and Mr. James Frimpong of Sowutuom; a suburb in Accra-Ghana. In case you have been wondering how old is Medikal then know that the young artist is 24 years old since this is how long ago he was born to his parents.
Medikal has dated Deborah Vanessa for a long time. Deborah is a celebrity in Ghana. She is an actress and model that is well known and may have contributed in making the artist famous. He is very loyal in the relationship as seen by his posts on instagram. He is often unperturbed by what people say on social media.
Medikal net worth
Even though he makes good money from music today, that was not always the case. To survive therefore, he used to sell phones, cars and other stuff. It appears as though he can now get paid at least GHC 20,000 or GHC 25,000 for a music gig today, which was not the case before he got famous. Going by his musical success, it is obvious that he is making more money in the industry now hence his decision to focus on music entirely.
Medikal cars and houses
Medikal owns a Mercedes-Benz C 300 4matic. He also owns a mansion in Kasoa, a suburb near Accra. However, in an interview with Deloris on the Delay show, Medikal said that he no longer lives in his mansion. Instead, he rents his current dwelling place.
The reason why Medikal 2018 continues to be a hit with most Ghanaians is because of his great songs. Medikal is known for putting a good amount of effort in his songs hence the masterpieces that he always comes up with. The following are examples of his best songs so far.
- How far
- Oh Lord
- Gimme vibe
- Adwee ba
- Beautiful Africa
- Too risky
- Man’s not hot
Medikal latest news
Medikal and Vanessa not in a relationship
In response to a comment by a fan about her nude photos, Vanessa confirmed that she is no longer in a relationship with Medikal. When the rumors first came up, Medical was quick to respond to them by saying that his supposed new girlfriend was his friend from way back. However, in recent photos, the two, Medikal and actress Fella Makafui, seem to be in a serious relationship. It appears as though Medikal has left his girlfriend of many years, even though it was anticipated that the two would soon tie the knot as expressed by Vanessa in her desire.
All this came to light when a fan asked of Vanessa’s nude photos, alluding to the fact that she has gone back to it because she is single again. Vanessa responded by saying that she used to post nude photos even when she was in a relationship. This statement on its own is a confirmation that the long relationship between Vanessa and Medikal may be truly over.
The above details on Medikal biography shed some light on who the artist really is. It is clear that he is dedicated to his music and goes to great lengths to ensure that he releases the very best. His love life is also interesting to note.
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