In an announcement, attorneys Charles Kuck, Dina LaPolt and Alex Spiro mentioned the rapper, whose given identify is She’yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, was launched Tuesday.
“Within the final 24 hours, within the wake of the Grammy Awards at which he was scheduled to attend and carry out, we acquired discover that [21 Savage] was granted an expedited listening to,” the attorneys mentioned within the assertion.
“Immediately, 21 Savage was granted a launch on bond. He gained his freedom,” the assertion continued. “He won’t neglect this ordeal or any of the fathers, sons, relations, and faceless folks he was locked up with or that stay unjustly incarcerated.”
The rapper was taken into immigration custody early on three February.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers mentioned the British citizen had overstayed his visa and has a felony conviction.
His attorneys mentioned they’ve been talking with ICE since his arrest to “make clear his precise authorized standing, his eligibility for bond, and supply proof of his extraordinary contributions to his neighborhood and society.”
They’ve beforehand mentioned the 26-year-old rapper was delivered to the US when he was simply seven-years-old.
The rapper’s authorized standing expired in 2006 by no fault of his personal, his attorneys have mentioned.
“21 Savage requested us to ship a particular message to his followers and supporters,” the assertion from the rapper’s attorneys continued. “He says that whereas he wasn’t current on the Grammy Awards, he was there in spirit”.
The attorneys famous 21 Savage “is grateful for the help from around the globe and is greater than ever, able to be along with his family members and proceed making music that brings folks collectively.”
Extra reporting by AP