President TrumpDonald John TrumpUSPS warns Pennsylvania mail-in ballots may not be delivered in time to be counted Michael Cohen book accuses Trump of corruption, fraud Trump requests mail-in ballot for Florida congressional primary MORE says he’s working to try to bring A$AP Rocky back to the United States following the rapper’s detainment in Sweden.

“We’ll be talking to them — we already started,” Trump told reporters when asked in the Oval Office on Friday about getting the “Brand New Guy” rapper released from Swedish custody.

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While he hasn’t been charged with a crime, the New York performer has been held in a Swedish jail since earlier this month, after he was involved in a June street fight in Stockholm that his camp says was started by people harassing him and his entourage. A Swedish court reportedly ruled Friday that he could be held at least another week as prosecutors determined whether to charge him.

"I personally don’t know A$AP Rocky, but I can tell you he has tremendous support from the African American community in this country,” Trump said. “When I say African American, I think I can really say from everybody in this country because we’re all one,” he added.

The president credited Melania TrumpMelania TrumpTrump requests mail-in ballot for Florida congressional primary The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Senate GOP, House Democrats begin battle over trillion bill Melania Trump announces plans to renovate White House Rose Garden MORE with bringing the 30-year-old entertainer’s case to his attention.

“We’re working with State Department and we hope to get him home soon,” the first lady said.

Multiple reports Thursday said Secretary of State Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoPompeo says he and Pentagon warned Russia against bounties on US troops in Afghanistan US blocking private charter flights to Cuba China's Confucius Institute designated as a foreign mission of Beijing MORE, at the president’s request, was working to have A$AP Rocky — who was born Rakim Mayers — released from solitary confinement, following discussions between Kim Kardashian WestKimberly (Kim) Noel Kardashian WestKanye West meets with Jared Kushner amid White House bid: report Illinois elections board says Kanye West short of necessary signatures to get on ballot Kanye West will appear on Colorado ballots in November MORE and White House adviser Jared KushnerJared Corey Kushner5 takeaways from Israel and UAE opening diplomatic ties Kushner says he met with Kanye West for 'general discussion' about policy The Hill's Campaign Report: Biden, Harris make first public appearance as running mates MORE.

Kardashian West, who has lobbied the administration on criminal justice issues before, tweeted her thanks for their efforts on Thursday:

On Friday, Trump said that “many, many members of the African American community” contacted him asking him to help resolve the situation. 

Trump later tweeted that he had spoke to Kardashian West's husband, the rapper Kanye WestKanye Omari WestKushner says he met with Kanye West for 'general discussion' about policy The Hill's Campaign Report: Biden, Harris make first public appearance as running mates Kanye West meets with Jared Kushner amid White House bid: report MORE, about A&AP Rocky.