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21 Savage Says He Was ‘Definitely’ Targeted by ICE

In his first interview since being released from detention by ICE on Tuesday, 21 Savage told “Good Morning America” that  he was “definitely targeted” by the immigration-enforcement agency. “I was just driving,” he said of his arrest on Feb. 3 on the grounds that he is actually from the United Kingdom and overstayed his visa. […]
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21 Savage Says He Was “Definitely Targeted” by ICE in ‘Good Morning America’ Interview Preview (VIDEO)

21 Savage will speak out for the first time since his release from ICE detainment in an interview with Good Morning America.According to Complex, the rapper will discuss a number of topics, including how he ended up being arrested and detained by ICE officials, what it was like spending nine days in an ICE detention facility and more.Savage will also reportedly talk about a 77-year-old he met behind bars who inspired him to the point where he wants to help the man regain his freedom and then fin...
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He’s Free… Almost! 21 Savage Released By ICE on Bail, Pending Deportation Proceedings…

NEWSFLASH!!! 21 Savage is free…. on bond. The Atlanta-based rapper, whose real name is She’yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, was taken into the custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers on Feb. 3 and detained pending deportation (click HERE if you missed that). 21 Savage was released early Wednesday on bond and an expedited hearing will be held in immigration court at a later date. Details below… (more…) Related Posts Wait… What?!? 21 Savage in ICE Custody, May Be Deported As Il...
Tags: Celebrities, News, Atlanta, Demi Lovato, Legal Issues, Customs Enforcement ICE, Keshia Knight Pulliam, Atlanta Gossip, NEWSFLASH, 21 Savage, Bin Abraham Joseph

21 Savage Flies Home From ICE Detention Center

21 Savage boarded a plane today that is carrying him and his mother from the ICE detention center in Georgia, where he was held for the past 10 days due to a visa violation. He and his mother, Heather Joseph, are seen about to board a private plane back to Atlanta, where he will be […]
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New Music: Tory Lanez “Free 21 Freestyle”

Over the past few months, Tory Lanez has kept busy promoting his Love Me Now? album and rap battling the likes of Joyner Lucas and Don Q. The R&B star sticks to his recent run of lyrical exercise, paying respect to 21 Savage on “Free 21 Savage.” Named after the Atlanta rapper, who was detained by ICE during Super Bowl weekend, the freestyle finds Tory spitting some gems over 21 and J. Cole’s standout record “a lot.” Press play and hear it below. Continue after the jump…. Previously: ...
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21 Savage Released on Bond Ahead of ICE Deportation Hearing

21 Savage is a free man for the time being after he was released on bond Tuesday (Feb. 12) ahead of his deportation hearing, TMZ reports.The rapper was arrested on Super Bowl Sunday (Feb. 3) in Atlanta by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (aka “ICE”) on claims that he’s in the country illegally. According to ICE officials, 21—whose real name is Shéyaa Bin Abraham-Joseph—was actually born in the United Kingdom and overstayed his visa.His attempt to get a U-Visa raised a few red flags and t...
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21 Savage Out On Bond Pending Deportation Hearing

21 Savage has been released on bond, according to a TMZ report, pending an ICE deportation hearing. The rapper was arrested and detained at the beginning of February by Immigration And Customs Enforcement after it was revealed that he was in the United States with an expired visa and was actually … More »
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21 Savage Released on Bond

Rapper 21 Savage, who was arrested earlier this month and incarcerated by ICE due to a visa violation, was released on bond today pending a deportation hearing. In a statement, attorneys Charles H. Kuck, Dina LaPolt and Alex Spiro on the rapper’s behalf, wrote: “For the past 9 long days, we, on behalf of She’yaa […]
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Tory Lanez Drops ‘Free 21’ Freestyle

Over the detained rapper's "a lot" beat.
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Watch Metro Boomin Perform With Gunna & Call For 21 Savage’s Release On Fallon

One of the weirdest things about Sunday night's Grammys ceremony was the way none of the show's performers mentioned the words "21 Savage" onstage. Only a week earlier, 21 Savage, who'd been nominated for two Grammys, was arrested by ICE, a ridiculous and repressive move that pissed a whole lot of people off. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Jimmy Fallon, Grammys, Metro Boomin, 21 Savage, Gunna, Savage 's Release On Fallon

Post Malone, Dua Lipa Show Support for 21 Savage at Grammys

21 Savage may not have been able to attend the Grammys, but his absence was still on the minds of his colleagues and fellow nominees. The two time Grammy nominated rapper made headlines after he was arrested by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Atlanta for allegedly overstaying his visa. According to an ICE spokesperson, […]
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Non Sequiturs: 02.10.19

* Irina Manta, a recent addition to the roster of Volokh Conspirators, assesses some of the attacks leveled against D.C. Circuit nominee Neomi Rao. [Volokh Conspiracy / Reason] * In other nomination news, Thomas Jipping explains why conservatives should temper their excitement over those 44 judicial nominees who just got reported out of the Senate Judiciary Committee. [Bench Memos / National Review] * Michael Dorf's take on Chief Justice John Roberts joining the four liberals on the Supreme Co...
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Chris Brown Continues to Roast Offset, Says He’s “His Father” & Promises to Send Cardi B Flowers

Chris Brown isn’t quite done with Offset just yet, and now he’s dragging Cardi B into their beef.Taking to Instagram this morning, the singer continued to roast the Migos rapper in his latest verbal assault, saying that he’s “his father” and promising to send his wife Cardi B flowers “so she know I respect her.”Chris Brown and Offset’s back-and-forth started over a 21 Savage meme. After Offset called Chris Brown “lame” in the comments of the singer’s 21 Savage meme post on Wednesday (Feb. 6), Ch...
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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

There is a new Steven Soderbergh movie on Netflix right now, so I don't know why you'd waste your time farting around with music videos. But if you are more in the mood for music videos, or if you've already seen High-Flying Bird, there were some good ones this week. This week's picks are below. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Netflix, Steven Soderbergh, Straight To Video, Toro Y Moi, Travis Scott, J. Cole, Michelle Zauner, 21 Savage, Charly Bliss, Aisultan Seitov, Nathalie Canguilhem, Mancy Gant

Predicting The 2019 Grammy Winners

It's that time of year again: the time when we as a culture must reckon with the insane/mundane prestige-populist fever dream that is Grammy logic. More »
Tags: Music, Nick Jonas, Nicki Minaj, Ed Sheeran, Ariana Grande, Charli Xcx, Bradley Cooper, Kendrick Lamar, Chris Brown, Meghan Trainor, Lady Gaga, Drake, Tyga, Pitbull, 5 Seconds Of Summer, Grammys

Chris Brown Posts DMs Sending Offset His Home Address & Begging Him to Pull Up: “RUN ME MY FADE TODAY!”

Just when we thought Chris Brown’s ratchet days were behind him, here comes Breezy with another serious case of beige rage.The latest target of Chris Brown’s fury is Migos rapper Offset, Cardi B’s baby daddy and husband.To be fair, Offset and Chris haven’t seen it for each other for a while because he got into it with Offset’s squad back in 2017 when his ex-girlfriend Karrueche Tran was linked with Quavo.More recently, Chris partook in the memes going around about the fact that 21 Savage is actu...
Tags: Celebs, Instagram, Beef, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Chris Brown, Karrueche Tran, Chris, Savage, Cardi, celebs on Instagram, Offset, 21 Savage, Social Media Beef, InstaBeef

21 Savage’s ICE Arrest: Jay-Z Hires Attorney for ‘Dreamer’ Rapper; Grammy Moment in Works

After 21 Savage’s arrest by ICE on Sunday on grounds that he is a U.K. citizen who has overstayed his visa, many people have spoken out in his defense, ranging from Cardi B to U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson. But Jay-Z has not only issued a statement on his Facebook page, he has hired attorney Alex […]
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Jay-Z Hires A Lawyer For 21 Savage

As you know, Atlanta rapper 21 Savage was arrested by ICE for reported VISA issues. Much of the industry has come forth in full support of 21 and his team also started a petition for the rapper to be released. A letter from Georgia Congressman and representative Henry C. “Hank” Johnson soon followed. TMZ now reports that 21 is getting even more help, this time with some legal action by Jay-Z — who has hired a lawyer to help with the case. A statement was later released by Hov and Roc Nation. ...
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21 Savage Confirms He Was Born In The United Kingdom

21 Savage was arrested in Atlanta and detained by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on Sunday as part of an operation targeting his cousin (and fellow Atlanta rapper) Young Nudy. The federal immigration police agency claimed that 21, real name She’yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, is a “United Kingdom national” who … More »
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Nicki Minaj and Cardi B Team Up to Take Down Tomi Lahren for 21 Savage Slander

After initially claiming to have nothing but love and support between them, Cardi B and Nicki Minaj fell prey to the petty, pathetic bickering that stereotypically crops up between female rappers.While their falling out, which culminated in a physical confrontation at a NYFW event last year, wasn’t entirely surprising, it was disappointing nonetheless.Well, good news Barbs and Carbs: Nicki and Cardi have both teamed up against a common enemy: Tomi Lahren.The conservative social media troll drew ...
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Deportation is NO JOKE! Demi Lovato Deactivates Twitter After 21 Savage Backlash…

Demi Lovato apparently thinks deportation is a joking matter but she soon found out many weren’t laughing. The singer tweeted (and deleted) a comment making light of rapper 21 Savage’s current immigration issues and soon deactivated her twitter account after she was dragged unmercifully for her tasteless humor. Details below… (more…) Related Posts Wait… What?!? 21 Savage in ICE Custody, May Be Deported As Illegal Alien…“You Don’t Look Like That!” Lil Boosie Calls Out Instagram Flexin’… ...
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21 Savage’s True Origin Story as a British Immigrant Leaves Trap Music Fans Stunned After ICE Arrest

In 2019, it’s not completely shocking that a rapper’s real life doesn’t live up to the “thug” backstory he’s concocted for himself.For example, Rick Ross, the tatted up gangsta rapper was, in fact, a correctional officer at one point.Tekashi 6ix9ine, who claimed to be born and bred for the street life, is in fact just a goofy kid named Daniel Hernandez who ended up falling in with the wrong crowd. His true “street” colors shined through when he recently ratted on his former gang friends.So when ...
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Backlog Vol. 4: 21 Savage, Kodak Black, & Future

While this column was made for talking about albums I didn’t have time to review, I probably should have given all the albums mentioned in this post a proper analysis. Most of the time the...
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21 Savage: Cardi B backs campaign to free rapper

‘We will take action,’ says Cardi B as stars and Black Lives Matter movement support musician detained by US immigration officialsStars from the US rap scene including Cardi B, Quavo and Metro Boomin have thrown their support behind a campaign created by the Black Lives Matter movement to free rapper 21 Savage.21 Savage, real name Shéyaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, is accused of being a British national living in the US under an expired visa, and has been detained by US immigration officials. A birth ce...
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21 Savage’s Lawyer Says He “Never Hid His Immigration Status,” Applied For New Visa In 2017

ICE detained 21 Savage yesterday, possibly as part of an operation targeting his cousin, fellow Atlanta rapper Young Nudy. The federal immigration police agency argued that 21, real name She’yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, was a UK citizen who came to the US legally in 2005 and overstayed his visa. More »
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21 Savage Was Arrested ‘Based on Incorrect Information,’ Is Being Denied Bail, Attorney Claims

21 Savage is being denied a release on bail in the wake of his arrest yesterday by ICE officials, according to a statement from his attorney, who also say that he was arrested “based upon incorrect information about prior criminal charges.” The attorney, Charles H. Kuck, also claims that the rapper (legal name: She’yaa Bin […]
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ICE’s Arrest Of 21 Savage Is An Outrage

We don't know a whole lot right now, but here's what we do know: On Sunday night, US Immigration And Customs Enforcement (ICE) arrested Sha Yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, the 26-year-old Atlanta rapper known as 21 Savage. An ICE spokesman said the arrest was a "targeted operation." ICE claims that Savage is a citizen … More »
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Demi Lovato Deletes Twitter After 21 Savage Backlash

Demi Lovato deleted her Twitter Sunday following backlash over a tweet she shared about rapper 21 Savage. During the Super Bowl, Lovato tweeted, “So far 21 Savage memes have been my favorite part of the Super Bowl,” which resulted in a number of tweets criticizing the singer for being insensitive to the rapper’s detainment. 21 […]
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