The Chilean singer recently naturalized Mexican, Mon Laferteopened his heart during the program The Interview with Yordi Rosadowhere she made some life confessions that have led her to extreme situations and many others that she lived during her time as a high school student, including her unknown facet as a ‘dealer’.
Norma Monserrat Bustamante Laferte (her full name) was interviewed during the YouTube show of the popular presenter, who is known for “taking the soup” out of his guests and questioning them about their private and intimate life. On this occasion, the interpreter born in Viña del Mar surprised her by recounting some of her most painful experiences, including when the doctors notified her that had thyroid cancer at 26 years old.
Laferte reported that the disease was about to put his entire career at risk, at a time when his fame was just beginning. It was when she noticed that her voice was losing strength that she decided to see a specialist.
“I began to have voice problems, I went to the doctor and they told me: ‘it turns out that you have cancer there, that is crushing everything, so you have to operate,’ said the interpreter of ‘Your lack of love’.
He reported that at that time he still did not have the purchasing power he has now, so he had to go to the National Cancer Institute (INCAN) to be treated: “I am very grateful because they received me despite being a foreigner and they operated on me very well”he remembered.
The singer-songwriter recounted that just before starting her surgery, she asked her doctors to “If she couldn’t sing again, they shouldn’t wake her up again”he recalled between laughs. Fortunately, in the end, the operation was successful and she was able to recover his voice.
Your mental health problems
This is not the first time that the singer has confessed her health problems. During the Unicable program, Divine Netthe Chilean also delved into the strong depression suffered and which led her to reflect on the suicide. A condition that made her fear after becoming a motherso he has never stopped going to his psychiatrist.
“I got a horrible depression many years ago. I don’t know, I think it was the accumulation of life, I tried to commit suicide many years ago, so from then on I have never stopped taking antidepressants […] I have to tell them that I take antidepressants and I’m breastfeeding my baby, but my doctor let me,” Laferte clarified.
He sold marijuana in high school
On the other hand, the artist talked about her years as a student and how she spent her days in the classroom. At this point, Ella Laferte confessed that she never had a great affection for the school, although her talent was not lacking. She also detailed that she was not the best student because she was practically a disaster in elementary and middle school; however, she taught herself to read and write.
When she was older, she didn’t go to class and preferred to go out looking pretty, which is why she later had to enter an all-girls school. There she wanted to make friends with the “badest girl in school”, who was already 25 years old because she couldn’t pass her courses. She was in charge of selling marijuana and made her part of the business.
“I kept the churros in my socks and I walked around with a padlock tied to my boot in case they did something to defend me, kick me. It was horrible, I was a rebellious girl,” she said.