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21 Savage
21savage

Birth name

Shéyaa Bin Abraham-Joseph

Born

October 22, 1992
Plaistow, London, England

Origin

DeKalb County, Georgia, United States

Occupation(s)

Rapper, songwriter, record producer

Years active

2014-present

Genres

Hip hop, trap, gangsta rap

Labels

Slaughter Gang(2015-present)
Epic Records (2017-present)

Associated acts

Young Nudy, Future, Offset, Quavo, Travis Scott, J. Cole, Post Malone, Drake, Meek Mill, Gunna, Lil Baby, Project Pat, ScHoolboy Q, Childish Gambino, Cardi B, Big Sean, Lil Wayne, Tay-K, BlocBoy JB, Rich The Kid, YG, Zaytoven, Southside, Sonny Digital, 30 Roc, Metro Boomin, CuBeatz, BEAM, TM88, Wheezy, Pi'erre Bourne, Mustard, DP Beats, Mike Will Made It, TrapMoneyBenny,

Shéyaa Bin Abraham-Joseph (born October 22, 1992), known professionally as 21 Savage, is a British rapper, songwriter, and record producer based in Atlanta, Georgia. He became known in Atlanta for the 2015 mixtape The Slaughter Tape before attaining nationwide attention following an extended play collaboration Savage Mode (2016) with producer Metro Boomin and its lead singles "X" and "No Heart", as well as his guest feature on the 2016 Drake single "Sneakin'".

21 Savage released his debut studio album, Issa Album, on July 7, 2017. It debuted at number two on the Billboard 200 and gave him his first Billboard Hot 100 top 20 song, "Bank Account". His first number one single came at the end of 2017 with his feature on Post Malone's "Rockstar", which was nominated in two categories at the 61st Grammy Awards. On October 31, 2017, he released the Offset and Metro Boomin collaboration Without Warning. In December 2018, he released his second album, I Am > I Was, which debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 and stayed at number one for two consecutive weeks.

On February 3, 2019, 21 Savage was arrested by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), officials of which stated that he is a citizen of the United Kingdom who entered the U.S. in July 2005 and then unlawfully overstayed his visa when it expired in July 2006. He was granted bond on February 12 and released the next day, pending the outcome of an expedited deportation hearing scheduled for April 11.

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