21, 21, 21! All The Facts You Need To Know About ‘Atlanta’ Rapper 21 Savage

| February 26, 2019 9:02 am

“I was just driving, and I just seen guns and blue lights. And then I was in the back of a car, and I was gone,” 21 Savage said of being arrested. On February 3, 2019, ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) agents apprehended the rapper. This took place on the day of the Super Bowl in the city where the rapper grew up, Atlanta. The arrest prompted an open dialogue between celebrities and commoners alike. As it turns out, Savage, whose real name is Shayaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, is international since his parents conceived him in the United Kingdom. Is there more he hid from his fans and everyone else?…

Is He From The United Kingdom?…

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If you enjoy 21 Savage songs, then you know that he loves rapping about how he’s from “Zone 6” which is the zone that covers the Eastside of Atlanta. It would be blasphemy if you accused 21 that of not being from Atlanta. Then, on February 3, 2019, that all changed when ICE came for the rapper.

“They didn’t say nothing,” Savage added. “They just said, ‘We got Savage.'” While he was calmly enjoying the day of the Super Bowl, authorities came for him seemingly out of the blue. Nobody knew he wasn’t born in Atlanta.