Rapper 21 Savage was arrested by ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) after it was discovered that he was in the US illegally. A number of celebrities, including Cardi B, are now calling for his freedom because of how much he’s contributed to America.
Joining the call to Free 21 Savage, Cardi shared a photo of the rapper on Instagram with the wrds, ‘Black Lives Matter’ and ‘Free 21 Savage’ on it.
She captioned the photo:
We will read and educate ourselves on this situation and we will take action! 21 did not come here illegally and was not caught doing anything illegal or doing any mischief! in fact he have change his whole life around and as ya can see he’s been very positive in his actions and music ! Now let me get ghetto ….and for ya dick breath motherfuckers talking bout “sO hE nOt FrOm AtLaNta “ he grew up there !his kids and family live there and BLEW UP there with the support of the community he was raised in.Thank you @21savage for being really good friend to me and @offsetyrn and always coming thru when we need you .
The news of 21 Savage’s arrest has come as a shock to fans, most of whom were not aware that he is in the US illegally.
ICE alleges that Savage, who grew up in Atlanta, is a national of the United Kingdom. The agency claims his visa expired in July 2006, when he was 14 years old.