By Adam S. Levy For Dailymail.com
Published: 04:26 BST, 12 July 2019 | Updated: 04:26 BST, 12 July 2019
Tyga has canceled a show slated for this month in Sweden amid a growing movement of artists who have spoken out about A$AP Rocky's ongoing incarceration in the country.
'I have decided to cancel my show in Sweden this Sunday July 14,' the 29-year-old Rack City rapper said Thursday. 'I will not be performing,' adding the hashtag, '#FREEASAPROCKY.'
Tyga, whose real name is Micheal Ray Stevenson, is the latest to show public support for the New York City native, 30, who has been in custody for nine days after he was involved in a June 30 fight.
The latest: Tyga, 29, has canceled a show slated for this month in Sweden amid a growing movement of artists who have spoken about about the country amid A$AP Rocky's ongoing incarceration
Local prosecutors said the artist, whose real name is Rakim Mayers is 'suspected of aggravated assault' in Stockholm, where he was touring.
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.'
Momentum: Tyga is the latest to show