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In his Stockholm Syndrome documentary, which was directed by The Architects, the 32-year-old revisited his 2019 assault trial and prison stint as well as his “meteoric rise” to fame. Famous friends such as Kim KardashianNaomi CampbellTyler The Creator, Michèle Lamy and A$AP Ferg make appearances.

“Many, many members of the African American community have called me — friends of mine — and said, ‘Could you help?’” was heard saying in the film. “So I personally don’t know A$AP but I can tell you that he has tremendous support from the African American community in this country … I have been called by so many people asking me to help A$AP Rocky.”

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Kardashian and estranged husband Kanye West reportedly informed Trump of Rocky’s predicament but the “Fashion Killa” singer was “scared that Trump was going to f**k it up.”

“But then on the other hand, I’m just like, ‘That’s what’s up, man.’ You want the most support you could and it’s like, ‘Oh, the president supports you.’ That felt good. Cause for the most part, I don’t think he ever knows what’s going on in the urban communities … I was thankful for that, I can’t lie. I was also scared that it would jeopardize me being in [jail] longer,” Rocky, who was born Rakim Athelaston Mayers, said.

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In the end of the film, Rocky admitted “it was a chess move and they tried to strong arm a lot,” per Rolling Stone.

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“I just wanted to tell my story without really complaining or without, you know, seeming like a victim, or like I wanted a pity party or what not,” he told Entertainment Tonight at the premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York on Sunday, June 13. “So, here it is.”

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His girlfriend Rihanna also supported the documentary, but Rocky said it was “important having that support in real life, you know?” “It’s amazing and I’m honestly truly blessed, for real,” he gushed.

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After he was arrested and charged with assault in Stockholm in summer 2019, Rocky has since returned to Sweden.

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“Listen, I have a connection with Sweden,” he told PEOPLE. “… the architecture, I like innovations — I love all of it all. So for me, fashion, art — it all correlates to me and my style and my taste preference personally, so that’s why I am always going to continue to go back.”

“We just wanted to show them they didn’t put fear in our hearts and we will be returning to do positive things,” he added.

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