Kanye West dedicates Sunday Service to Astroworld victims
Kanye West devoted his Sunday Service to the Astroworld Festival casualties
Many were left harmed and eight lost their lives at the music event in Houston, Texas, in the midst of a group flood during Travis Scott’s exhibition.
The Sicko Mode rapper, 29, later talked about his annihilation over what occurred on Instagram, vowing to help the families of his late fans.
‘Sunday Service dedication to the loved ones at Astroworld November 7, 2021,’ it read.
Eight individuals kicked the bucket at the first evening of the Astroworld festival on Friday, and 11 people were taken to hospital –with around 300 treated for wounds after the group started to pack towards the stage, crisis authorities said.
Kanye West shared the commitment ahead of his service
Thousands checked out Kanye’s Sunday Service (Picture: YouTube)
City hall leader Sylvester Turner additionally confirmed a 14-year-old youngster was among the people who passed on, with a 16-year-old likewise losing their life at the occasion.
Travis showed up noticeably distraught as he recognized the tragedy in a passionate video shared on his Instagram story on Saturday night.
‘I just wanna send out prayers to the ones that was lost last night,’ he began. ’We’re actually working now to identify the families so we can help assist them through this tough time. My fans really mean the world to me and I always want to leave them with a positive experience.
‘Anytime I can make out anything that’s going on, you know, I stop the show and you know, help them get the help they need. I could just never imagine the severity of the situation.
‘To the ones that was lost last night, we’re working right now to ID the families so we can help assist them through this tough time.
‘I’m honestly just devastated… I could never imagine anything like this just happening.’
‘If you have any information, please just contact your local authorities.
‘I’m [going to] do everything I can to keep you guys updated, just keep you guys informed on what’s going on.’
‘Travis and I are broken and devastated. My thoughts and prayers are with all who lost their lives, were injured or affected in anyway by yesterday’s events.
‘And also for Travis who I know cares deeply for his fans and the Houston community.
‘I want to make it clear we weren’t aware of any fatalities until the news came out after the show and in no world would have continued filming or performing.
‘I am sending my deepest condolences to all the families during this difficult time and will be praying for the healing of everyone who has been impacted [sic].’