Tyga cancels Sweden show in support of A$AP Rocky... as rapper remains in custody

Mail Online | 7/11/2019 | Adam S. Levy For Dailymail.com
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Tyga has canceled a show slated for this month in Sweden amid a growing movement of artists who have spoken out about A$AP Rocky's ongoing incarceration in the country.

'I have decided to cancel my show in Sweden this Sunday July 14,' the 29-year-old Rack City rapper said Thursday. 'I will not be performing,' adding the hashtag, '#FREEASAPROCKY.'

Tyga - Name - Micheal - Ray - Stevenson

Tyga, whose real name is Micheal Ray Stevenson, is the latest to show public support for the New York City native, 30, who has been in custody for nine days after he was involved in a June 30 fight.

Local prosecutors said the artist, whose real name is Rakim Mayers is 'suspected of aggravated assault' in Stockholm, where he was touring.

AP - Rocky - Manager - John - Ehmann

A$AP Rocky's manager John Ehmann said the Praise the Lord (Da Shine) artist acted in 'self-defense' amid in incident in which he and two others 'were harassed and physically assaulted by a group of men in the area.'

A$AP Rocky has been in a jail since July, and sources who have been there have described the facility as 'disease-ridden' and 'like walking into a toilet,'...
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