Bailed On Gig …
After Complaining A few Gun
2/17/2019 12:50 AM PST
21 Savage skipped out on a paid gig at a membership after voicing complaints concerning the opening act and demanding he be allowed to hold his gun … this in accordance with the promoter who booked him.
The promoter, Karen Smith, tells TMZ … she booked 21 Savage for a payment of $17,000 to play a Sept. 2016 present at Bo’Maz Membership in Hinesville, GA, however 21 and his crew bounced with out saying a phrase.
The promoter tells us she caved and allowed him to hold his weapon. We’re additionally instructed by somebody who was on the present … 21 groused concerning the opening act — a neighborhood rapper — and requested the DJ to chop him off however the DJ refused. 21 bought offended, and he and his crew beat it.
In video from the membership, obtained by TMZ, you see the native rapper acting on stage when 21 and his crew rise up and depart … earlier than he carried out a single track.
We broke the story … the promoter went to cops in October 2016 and filed paperwork to get a felony warrant towards 21 Savage for theft by deception, claiming he walked off with $17ok for a present that by no means went down.
The warrant was issued however sat for greater than 2 years. After 21 was arrested by ICE on Tremendous Bowl Sunday, the membership proprietor went to the Sheriff and determined to pursue the felony case.
21 Savage turned himself in Friday morning and was booked for felony theft by deception. He was launched inside a half hour.
We reached out to 21’s lawyer, Abbi Taylor, and she or he doubled down on her declare that 21 has dedicated no felony offense. We imagine he’ll find yourself paying the girl and if that is what she’s after she’ll most likely drop the case.