Renowned rapper Rakim Mayers well known as A$AP Rocky has been temporarily released.
The Grammy-nominated rapper thanked supporters of his “from the bottom of his heart” as he returned to the United States.
Meanwhile A$AP posted a heartfelt message on Instagram to say how grateful he is, fresh after he was temporarily released by Swedish judges.
A private jet carrying the 30-year-old artist, whose real name is Rakim Mayers, left Stockholm Arlanda Airport on Friday.
An emotional A$AP Rocky wrote: “Thank you from the bottom of my heart to all of my fans, friends and anyone across the globe who supported me during these last few weeks.
“I can’t begin to describe how grateful I am for all of you. This has been a very difficult and humbling experience.
“I want to thank the court for allowing me, Bladi and Thoto to return to our family and friends. Thanks again for all the love and support.”
The Stockholm district court released A$AP Rocky, David Rispers Jr and Bladimir Corniel until August 14, when a verdict is expected
They are accused of beating 19-year-old Mustafa Jafari on June 30 outside a fast food restaurant in Stockholm.
Rocky pleaded not guilty to the offence and said he had acted in self-defence.
His arrest prompted calls from Donald Trump to release him, after the US President said he received a call from fellow rapper Kanye West to tell him about Rocky’s fate.
Source: Evening Standard