21 Savage is a hip-hop rapper, songwriter, and record producer. The artist, who was born in the United Kingdom, moved to the United States of America when he was 7. Today, he is one of the biggest names in the hip-hop industry.
The singer is popular for mixtapes such as The Slaughter Tape and Slaughter King. He has released hits such as Bank Account, Can't Leave Without You, Monster, Secret, and Yessirkskii.
21 Savage profile summary
- Full name: She’yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph
- Date of birth: 22nd October 1992
- Place of birth: Plaistow, London, United Kingdom
- 21 Savage age: 28 years (as of 2020)
- Nationality: British
- Height: 6' (1.83 m)
- Weight: 72 kg
- Profession: Rapper, songwriter, record producer
- Net worth: $12 million
Early life and family
21 Savage was born on 22nd October 1992 at Newham Hospital in Plaistow, London in the United Kingdom. What is 21 Savage full name? His full name is She’yaa Bin Abraham-Joseph.
21 Savage father is known as Kevin Cornelius Emmons while his mother goes by the name Heather Carmilla Joseph. His father works for Westminster City Council.
His twin sisters are dance choreographers who live with their father in London. The rapper's parents separated while he was still young.
While in seventh grade, he was found with a gun and banned from attending any school in DeKalb County District. He resolved to studying in schools located in the Atlanta metropolitan area.
He was sent to detention before completing seventh grade, but finished eighth grade after leaving detention. He studied for only one semester before dropping out in high school.
21 Savage began his musical career as a rapper after the death of his friend. He released his debut single hit known as Picky on 12th November 2014. Later on, the song was included on his debut mixtape, The Slaughter Tape, which was released on 25th May 2015.
On 2nd July 2015, 21 Savage released a collaborative EP with Sonny Digital, known as Free Guwop. It was released as a tribute EP to Gucci Mane, a former influence and rapper. The rapper's second mixtape, Slaughter King was released on 1st December 2015.
21 Savage songs
- A lot
- No Heart
- Ball w/o You
- Bank Account
- Ghostface Killers
- 7 Min Freestyle
- Red Opps
- Can't Leave Without You
- Rap Saved Me
- Savage Mood
- All The Smoke
- Dead People
- Nothin New
- Mad Stalkers
- My Choppa Hate Niggas
- No Advance
- Whole Lot
- All My Friends
- Still serving
- Bad Business
21 Savage albums
- I am, I was
- Issa Album
- Without Warning
- 21 UZI
- Savage Mode 2
- Slaughter King
- The Slaughter Tape
- 21 Gang
- Free Guwop
- Everything Clean but da Ashtray
- Def Jam Presents Direct Deposit
- Savage Mode II (21 Savage new album)
21 Savage is one of the most talented rappers in the world. His unmatched rapping skills have seen him take home several awards of the years. Here are his awards and nominations:
- 2017 - BET awards under the Best New Artist (Nominated)
- 2017 - Streamy Awards under the Breakthrough Artist category (Nominated)
- 2018 - iHeartRaddio Music Awards under the Best New Hip-Hop Artist category (Nominated)
- 2018 - iHeartRaddio Music Awards under the Hip-Hop Song of the year category (Nominated)
- 2018 - Billboard Music Awards under the Top New Artist category (Nominated)
- 2018 - Billboard Music Awards under the Top Hot 100 Song category (Nominated)
- 2018 - Billboard Music Awards under the Top Streaming Song Audio category (Nominated)
- 2018 - Billboard Music Awards under the Top Collaboration category (Nominated)
- 2018 - Billboard Music Awards under the Top Rap Song category (Winner)
- 2018 - American Music Awards under the Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Song category (Nominated)
- 2018 - American Music Awards under the Collaboration of the Year category (Nominated)
- 2018 - MTV Europe Music Awards under the Best Song category (Nominated)
- 2018 - MTV Video Music Awards under the Song of the Year category (Winner)
- 2018 - MTV Video Music Awards under the Best Hip-hop Video category (Nominated)
- 2018 - BET Awards under the Best Collaboration category (Nominated)
- 2018 - BET Hip-Hop Awards under the Best Featured Verse category (Nominated)
- 2018 - BET Hip-Hop Awards under the Best Collabo, Duo or Group category (Nominated)
- 2019 - Grammy Awards under the Record of the Year category (Nominated)
- 2019 - Grammy Awards under the Best Rap/Sung Performance category (Nominated)
- 2020 - Grammy Awards under the Best Rap Song category (Winner)
- 2020 - Grammy Awards under the Best Rap Album category (Nominated)
21 Savage deported
On 3rd February 2019, the talented rapper was arrested by the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The ICE officials reported that he was a UK citizen who entered the United States in July 2005 and unlawfully overstayed even upon the expiry of his visa in July 2016.
On 12th February, he was granted bond and released the following day awaiting the outcome of an expedited deportation hearing. Although the hearing was scheduled to take place on 9th April, it was postponed indefinitely.
Wife and kids
In summer 2017, 21 Savage started dating a model known as Amber Rose, but they broke up in March 2018.
In an interview with Big Facts on October 1 2020, 21 Savage revealed that he is married.
The rapper has three children, two sons and one daughter. 21 Savage kids are, Kamari, Ashaad, and Rhian.
21 Savage height and other body measurements
How tall is 21 Savage? 21 Savage is 6 feet tall and he weighs 72kg. His chest, waist and hip sizes are 44-34-38 inches, respectively. He has brown eyes and black hair.
21 Savage net worth
The popular rap star has gained a lot of wealth from his music career. Savage net worth is roughly $12 million as of 2020.
21 Savage is one of the most popular rappers in the entertainment industry. Apart from releasing hit after hit, he has done some of the best collaborations. He has made a huge contribution to the world of rap music.
The actor has appeared in films such as Definitely, Maybe; The Proposal; Safe House; and Van Wilder and in 2016, he starred as the titular character in the superhero film Deadpool.