Travis Scott stopped his Coney Island live performance on Monday to make sure followers’ security within the wake of his lethal Astroworld present in November, which was labeled a “mass casualty occasion.”
The 31-year-old “Sicko Mode” rapper was acting at The Day Social gathering at The Coney Artwork Partitions when followers scaled a lighting truss for a greater view of the present.
Scott noticed the followers — together with one which was dressed as Spider-Man — dangling from the contraption and ordered them to come back down. They obliged, and the present went on, TMZ reported.
“Travis is dedicated to doing his half to make sure occasions are as secure as potential in order that followers can have enjoyable, and he inspired followers to hearken to requests from safety and climb down from the lighting constructions so that everybody would be capable to safely get pleasure from final night time’s efficiency,” a spokesperson for Scott advised The Put up on Tuesday.
Footage from the efficiency reveals comparable situations to these of final yr’s Astroworld Competition in Houston, the place 10 attendees had been crushed to dying in an enormous crowd surge.
Scott alleged that he didn’t see fainting followers and ambulances within the sea of fifty,000 as he was performing. Nonetheless, he’s been hit with dozens of lawsuits.
Scott has slowly returned to dwell performances. With the assistance of Diddy, he carried out on the Billboard Music Awards on Could 15. He was set to carry out at Nevada’s Day N Vegas competition, however the occasion was scrapped attributable to “a mix of logistics, timing, and manufacturing points.”
As a substitute, he spent his Fourth of July weekend acting at Miami membership E11even on Saturday.
The Put up has reached out to reps for Scott and Coney Artwork Partitions for remark.