Atlanta, GA – 21 Savage is a free man once more. The Epic Records artist, whose actual identify is She’yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, was launched on bond on Tuesday (February 12) after being detained by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) for 9 days.
Kuck Baxter Immigration LLC, the authorized crew working for 21, introduced their consumer’s launch Facebook. The immigration attorneys revealed 21 was granted an expedited listening to and shared a “particular message” for followers.
“21 Savage requested us to ship a particular message to his followers and supporters—he says that whereas he wasn’t current on the Grammy Awards, he was there in spirit and is grateful for the help from all over the world and is greater than ever, able to be together with his family members and proceed making music that brings individuals collectively,” the message reads.
It continues, “He is not going to overlook this ordeal or any of the opposite fathers, sons, relations, and faceless individuals, he was locked up with or that stay unjustly incarcerated throughout the nation. And he asks to your hearts and minds to be with them.”
21 was arrested by ICE on February three. In the method, he was revealed to be a British citizen.
ICE claimed 21 entered the U.S. legally in 2005 however has been illegally residing within the nation since 2006.
21’s reps mentioned he truly got here to the U.S. when he was 7 years outdated and stayed till June 2005 when he briefly visited the United Kingdom for a month. He legally returned a month later however misplaced his authorized immigration standing as a teen in 2006.