Quick Facts of Shayaa Bin Abraham-Joseph
- Full NameShayaa Bin Abraham-Joseph
- Net Worth$21 Million
- Date of Birth1992 /10 /22
- NicknameThe Slaughter King, 21 Savage
- Marital StatusSingle
- BirthplaceNewham, London
- Eye colourBlack
- Hair colourBlack
- Height5 Fett 10 Inches
- Weight72 kg or 159 lbs
- EducationStone Mountain Middle School
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter
They say After every storm there is a rainbow. Well, not everyone believes the proverb, however, the same proverb perfectly fits British origin American rapper 21 Savage. Currently, 21 Savages’ arrest is quite a burning issue in the music industry, and the Grammy-nominated rapper’s arrest has shaken all rap lovers. The internet is flooding with the news regarding the issue of his arrest warrant.
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested him in Atlanta. The agency says he is illegally residing in the United States. If you want to grab further details about the rapper’s life story read the whole article. So, without wasting any time let’s dive into the article.
21 Savage’s Bio, Wiki & Parents
21 Savage was born in Newham, London, on October 22, 1992, as Shayaa Bin Abraham-Joseph. He was born to a Haitian father and a Dominican mother. Reportedly, his biological father was a crack dealer. After moving to America, his mother, Heather, raised him alongside his four brothers and six sisters.
He didn’t actually live a normal childhood as he spent his early years on the rough streets of the town. Violence, robbery, loot, and crime used to define his life. While he was in seventh grade, he got expelled from Stone Mountain Middle School when he brought a pistol to protect himself from bullies.
21 Savage’s Career & Professional Life
The rapper arrived at the music industry quite late, which was in 2013 at 21 years of age. He began recording at the renowned Patchwerk Studios, investing the money he earned in the year spent on the streets. Soon the rising rapper caught the attention of Key!, the mainstay rapper who has played an essential role in the ground-level movement of Atlanta’s hip-hop scene.
Key! gave Savage some career advice and introduced him to music producers interested in investing in a fresh yet powerful voice.
That’s how petty criminal Shayaa became rapper “21 Savage” and went on to release tracks like ‘Drip’, ‘X ft Future’, ‘No Heart’, ‘Red Opps’, ‘Woah’, ‘Red Rag Blue Rag’, ‘Skrrt Skrrt’, and ‘Supply’ which are all massive hits, accumulating millions in revenue.
He has also collaborated with the likes of Gucci Mane, Young Thug, T.I, Playboy Carti, Metro Boomin, Future, Drake, and Meek Mill. At present, 21 Savage is allied with Epic Records, a label owned by Sony Music Entertainment.
21 Savage’s Age, Body Measurement (Height & Weight)
Talking about his age, he is currently 26 years old and will be 27 in coming October. He is 5 feet 10 inches tall in height and weighs around 72 kg / 159 lbs. The details about his other body measurement are under review.
Want To Know 21 Savage’s Girlfriend?
Well, after being in constant limelight, celebrities are sure to get asked about personal life. 21 Savage is no new to such questions and speculations. Talking about his love life currently, he is single. The star was previously linked with popular model Amber Rose. Further, the duo briefly dated for 1 whole year and separated in March 2018.
Before Amber, he dated American reality TV star, Tommie Lee. Their relationship also couldn’t survive long and broke up the same year. In summer 2015, the rapper and Rubi Rose dated for some given time. However, their relationship didn’t last for a long period of time.
21 Savage: Bits Of Gossips & Controversies
Unlike any other celebrities, 21 Savage hasn’t been dragged into any sort of relationship scandals. Yet, in recent days that is not the case as Savage got into hot water after he was accused of residing in the United States illegally. As mentioned above the rapper got arrested in Atlanta in February 2019 by US Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
According to ICE officials, 21 Savage is a citizen of the United Kingdom. The agency says the rapper came to the States legally in July 2005 but did not leave the country under the terms of his nonimmigrant visa. 21 Savage’s visa expired in July 2006, allegedly making his presence in the U.S.A illegal.
Although the rapper claims he is from Atlanta, immigration officials say he is from the United Kingdom. His attorney, Dina LaPolt, told TMZ, “We are working diligently to get Mr. Abraham-Joseph out of detention while we work with authorities to clear up any misunderstanding.
The main question arises whether the Grammy-nominated rapper will appear on the award function which will be held on February 11, 2019, or not. He is nominated for two Grammys, including the coveted record of the year.
21 Savage’s Net Worth
We all are aware by the fact 21 Savage makes most of his money from album sales and collaborations with other artists. The rapper also has ownership of all his master recordings and songs. Additionally, the star had a significant following before signing with L.A. Reid’s Epic Records, so he was able to score a deal that gave him 100% ownership of his masters.
According to a reliable source, his current net worth is around $21 Million. Also, the rising star’s net worth continues to grow with the growing music career.