Drake is addressing the tragedy that occurred on the Astroworld music pageant.
The rapper, who made a shock onstage look at Travis Scott‘s Houston present on Friday, Nov. 5, took to Instagram on Monday, Nov. 8 to specific his condolences. The live performance left eight folks useless and 25 others hospitalized, police beforehand confirmed.
“I’ve spent the previous few days attempting to wrap my thoughts round this devastating tragedy,” Drake stated in his publish. “I hate resorting to this platform to specific an emotion as delicate as grief however that is the place I discover myself.”
He continued, “My coronary heart is damaged for the households and pals of those that misplaced their lives and for anybody who’s struggling. I’ll proceed to hope for all of them, and might be of service in any approach I can. Might God be with you all.”
Greater than a dozen concertgoers have filed lawsuits towards Travis, in addition to the occasion’s organizers. One concertgoer, Kristian Paredes, named Drake in a lawsuit that was additionally named Travis, Reside Nation and Harris County Sports activities & Conference Company, citing negligence.