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Although it happened just before Super Bowl LIII took place, the news of 21 Savage‘s arrest by ICE officials in Atlanta, Georgia did not go unnoticed. The story broke Sunday afternoon, and the internet has been abuzz ever since. Many rappers and fans shared their support for 21.

While a possible deportation isn’t to be taken lightly, some took the unexpected news that 21 Savage has a UK passport and ran with it, making memes suggesting he’s British. In a since-deleted tweet, Demi Lovato said her favorite part of the Super Bowl was the 21 Savage memes. Lovato apologized for her tweet shortly after via her Instagram Story, but not before receiving flack for her comment.

Check out our roundup of some of the most noteworthy reactions below.

21 Savage’s manager speaks out

The rap community showed their support for 21

Many people ran with the idea that 21 is secretly British

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