21 Savage was born on October 22, 1992. His country of origin is the United Kingdom, and he is a professional Rapper. His real name is Shayaa Bin Abraham Joseph. His mainstream success was due to the mix-tapes released in 2015 and 2016. He is a famous rapper and well known in the industry due to his collaboration with artists like Ty Dolla Sign, Lil Yachty, and Offset.
His stage name is 21 Savage, and also he is a versatile performer as he is a record producer, songwriter, and the best rapper. He was born in London where later he went to Georgia along with his mother when he was 7 years old. His debut album was released on July 7, 2017, named Issa Album which topped the Billboard 200 in second place.
1. The Slaughter Tape was released in 2015, which is considered as the stepping stone in his career
2. Slaughter King was telecasted in the year 2015
3. Followed by Free Guwop in 2015
4. 21 Gang 2016 was a revolutionary hit
5. 21 Uzi 2017 has gained him many fans worldwide
6. Issa Album released in2017 was his first debut album
7. Issa Savage, released in 2017, was also released, and it is a huge blockbuster
8. Without Warning in 2017 has changed his rapping career entirely
9. 21XXX in 2017 has gained him many laurels and appreciations.
His rapping career took off with the help of his best friend’s uncle who generously gave away some money for his studio expenses. His first album Picky was released in November 12, 2014. The mixtapes of The Slaughter Tape combined with Slaughter King was a blockbuster hit in the year 2015.
21 Savage’s first EP was released in 2015 named Free Guwop followed by his second EP named Savage Mode in 2016. Both of his works topped the US R&B and Billboard 200 Chart. His single X with Metro Boomin has created records by topping in Billboard Hot 100, US Rap Chart as well as Hip-Hop chart.
His single No Heart was a great success which was also combined with Metro Boomin. His debut album was released followed by his second album in the same year 2017. Sneakin was a huge success where 21 Savage got featured in it. He released his third studio on December 21, 2018, which was U.S No.1 album topping the Billboard chart with the No.1 position.
He is an independent rapper who can give successful singles but still, he got collaborated with many artists like Young Thug, Gucci Mane, Travis Scott, Meek Mill, and many others. It is said that he was paid $1million for a single performance at the night bar in Bar Mitzvah.
21 Savage’s mother and father are of different descents as his mother Heather Carmilla Joseph were a Dominican whereas his father Kevin Cornelius Emmons was a Haitian. His mother and father got divorced when he was just 7 years old where he went to Georgia alone with his mother leaving behind his father, grandmother, and his twin sisters.
Later his mother got married to another man and had many children where one of his half brothers named Quantivayus died in a drug deal shooting. As 21 Savage was possessing a gun at a very young age he got banned from all the schools in Atlanta. So he finished his eighth grade in an alternate way but still got dropped out in freshman year.
As he had poor academic background he turned himself into a cannabis dealer full time by joining a street gang. He was shot six times by gun but luckily he managed to survive from it as he had many rivalry gang attacks but unfortunately two of his best friends died in his 21’st birthday.
He dated the model Amber Rose from the year 2017 to 2018. They had some misunderstandings due to the dis-follow given in Instagram by Amber Rose by mistake. But later it was sorted and they got engaged. He has three children.
21 Savage’s total net worth as of 2020 is estimated as $12 million. Though he had a broken past due to the loss of his young brother and a dodgy story with dirty hands he is achieving great success in rapping though he is new to this stream.