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Dior Cancels Travis Scott Collaboration Following Astroworld Tragedy

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*Dior has indefinitely postponed Travis Scott’s “Cactus Jack Dior” line amid the career hit the rapper has taken following his deadly Astroworld music festival last month.  Scott’s line of products with the French luxury house was slated for release in January 2022. In a statement shared with Women’s Wear Daily, a Dior rep said: “Out […]

Congress to Investigate Astroworld Organizer Live Nation

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*A Congressional panel has launched an investigation into the organizer of the Astroworld Festival that left 10 people dead. The House Oversight Committee announced on Wednesday that it will launch a bipartisan probe into what caused the tragedy at rapper Travis Scott’s music festival. The committee sent a letter to Michael Rapino, CEO of LiveNation, requesting […]

Medical Examiner Confirms 10 Astroworld Victims Died From Asphyxiation [VIDEO]

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*According to a report from the medical examiner, the ten people who died at the Astroworld music festival last month died of compression asphyxia.  As reported by Variety, one victim had a “contributory cause” of death on account of the “combined toxic effects of cocaine, methamphetamine and ethanol.”  The report was issued Thursday by the […]

No Coachella for Travis Scott – Troubled Rapper Reportedly Removed From Lineup

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*#TravisScott will reportedly no longer be performing at #Coachella, as the fallout continues in the aftermath of the tragedy of the #Astroworld festival. KESQ reports that an online petition calling for Scott’s removal from the festival was created last month. The petition has garnered nearly 60,000 signatures. The outlet cited the city of Indio and Community Services Manager Jim […]

Travis Scott Talks Astroworld Tragedy, Doesn’t Take Responsibility [WATCH]

*Travis Scott has given his first interview since the Astroworld Festival tragedy, telling Charlamagne Tha God that he’s been on an “emotional rollercoaster” in recent days. The rapper appears quite detached in the interview and does not take responsibility for the fatalities at his hometown music festival in Houston last month. “I’ve been on different […]

Travis Scott’s Legal Team Hits Back Against Astroworld Lawsuits

*Travis Scott has responded to the slew of lawsuits that name him as a defendant regarding last month’s Astroworld music festival that left 10 people dead and hundreds injured.  On Monday, Scott’s attorneys filed a response to 11 lawsuits. PEOPLE obtained six of the responses, “each of which was nearly identical,” the outlet writes. Per […]

Families of Astroworld Victims Refuse Travis Scott’s Offer to Cover Burial Costs

*Travis Scott’s offer to cover funeral expenses for Astroworld victims has been rejected by more families. According to Rolling Stone, the attorneys for the families of four people who died at the festival have rejected Scott’s offer to cover burial expenses for 21-year-old friends Jacob Jurinek and Franco Patino, 21-year-old Axel Acosta, and 14-year-old John […]

Travis Scott Spotted at Golf Course with Celebrity Pals Following Astroworld Tragedy

*Travis Scott has reportedly been laying low at his Houston home following the Astroworld tragedy but on Tuesday, the rapper was spotted in Palm Springs visiting a local golf course. As reported by TMZ, the rapper was spotted with Michael Jordan, Mark Wahlberg, Kris Jenner’s alleged boyfriend Corey Gamble, and actor Said Taghmaoui. Check out […]

Chuck D Points Finger at Live Nation for Astroworld Tragedy – Not Travis Scott

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*Chuck D of Public Enemy has never been one to mince words on injustice. Recently he penned an open letter to those that organized the Astroworld event for Travis Scott. This is likely in response to the overall lynch mob vibes people are putting out there regarding legal action against Scott himself, who was the […]

Travis Scott, Drake, Apple and Live Nation Hit with $750M Astroworld Lawsuit

*Travis Scott, Drake, Apple, Live Nation and others have been hit with a $750 million lawsuit brought by more than 125 people who attended the rapper’s deadly Astroworld music festival earlier this month.  As reported by TMZ, the massive suit, filed by Houston attorney Tony Buzbee, “claims it’s to cover both physical and mental health […]

Nike Delays Launch of Travis Scott Air Max 1 After Deadly Astroworld Festival

*Nike is distancing itself from Travis Scott “out of respect for everyone impacted by the tragic events at the Astroworld Festival,”  the apparel company announced on Monday.  The Air Max 1 x Cactus Jack shoe was initially set to drop on December 16 but has reportedly been delayed indefinitely.  The death toll from the Nov. […]

9-year-old Astroworld Victim Ezra Blount Dies After Week on Life Support

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*Ezra Blount, the 9-year-old who was on life support after getting trampled at Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festival has died. The death toll from the Nov. 5 concert in Houston, Texas is now at 10, but some suspect this number is actually higher and being suppressed by local officials in Scott’s hometown. Hundreds were injured at […]

‘He was Not Responsible for This’: Travis Scott spokesperson on Deadly Astroworld Concert | WATCH

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*As more details come about following the unfortunate events that took place last week at #TravisScott‘s annual #AstroworldFestival, his spokesperson has verbally spoken out on his behalf. On Friday, former Baltimore Mayor and Travis’ current spokesperson #StephanieRawlings joined #GayleKing on @cbsmornings to help express his sorrow following the situation, and also his plans on helping those affected by the tragedies. Stephanie addressed […]